Fast-Charging Solid-State Battery: It's All in the Mix -- COMPAMED Trade Fair

Fast-Charging Solid-State Battery: It's All in the Mix

Interview with Dr. Hermann Tempel, Group Leader at the Jülich Institute for Energy and Climate Research

11/02/2018

Image: Dr. Hermann Tempel; Copyright: Forschungszentrum Jülich/Hermann Tempel

Dr. Hermann Tempel, Group Leader at the Jülich Institute for Energy and Climate Research

Image: Test assembly for solid state battery; Copyright: Forschungszentrum Jülich / Regine Panknin

The battery is as large as a button cell and is housed in a plexiglass housing, which ensures permanent contact with the battery. All components - anode, cathode and electrolyte - are made of different phosphate compounds.

Image: electrolyte; Copyright: Forschungszentrum Jülich / Regine Panknin

The solid electrolyte serves as a stable carrier material for the electrodes, which are currently applied on both sides by screen printing.