Patent Number: 8,877,373

Title: Electrode for a rechargeable lithium battery, and a rechargeable lithium battery fabricated therefrom

Abstract: An embodiment of the present invention provides an electrode for a rechargeable lithium battery, including: a current collector; and an active material layer on the current collector, wherein the active material layer includes an active material adapted to reversibly intercalate and deintercalate lithium ions, a binder, and a pore-forming polymer.

Inventors: Lee; Sang-Min (Suwon-si, KR), Jeong; Goo-Jin (Suwon-si, KR), Choi; Nam-Soon (Suwon-si, KR), Sung; Min-Seok (Suwon-si, KR), Kang; Yong-Mook (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Sung-Soo (Suwon-si, KR), Christensen; Leif (St. Paul, MN)

Assignee: Samsung SDI Co., Ltd.

International Classification: H01M 6/14 (20060101); H01M 4/62 (20060101); H01M 6/00 (20060101); H01M 4/24 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-04 0:00:00