US Patent Number
An electrode for a lithium ion battery includes a liquid metal having a melting point that is below the operating temperature of the battery, which transforms from a liquid to a solid during lithiation, and wherein the liquid metal transforms from a solid to a liquid during delithiation.
University of Kentucky Research Foundation, Lexington, KY (US)
Deshpande, Rutooj; Li, Juchuan; and Cheng, Yang-Tse, "Liquid Metal Electrodes for Rechargeable Batteries" (2014). Chemical and Materials Engineering Faculty Patents. Paper 1.