Researchers at INL have developed a method to detect flaws and short circuits inside battery cells before they reach critical levels which can lead to overheating and combustion.
Primary Application Area: Electronics, Sensors, C5ISR
Technology Development Status: Prototype
Technology Readiness Level: TRL 4
Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab
GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES
External Funding to Date: U.S. Department of Energy, Technology Commercialization Fund, FY 2017