Self-HEaling Cell components

Objective: Development of innovative nanostructured and self-healing polymer supported battery materials 

  • Self-healing functionalities through polymer binder surface coating to protect electrodes
  • Utilization of Silicon anodes
  • Oxidation and thermal stable core/shell structured NMC cathodes
  • Novel electrolytes based on polymerized ionic liquids

Silicon Particles Coated with Self-healing Polymer Binder and Embedded into Ionogels as High-capacitive Anode

BAT4EVER - Objectives

High-Energy Cathode Material of Core-Shell Morphology

Cell Components
Battery fabrication

Objective: Development of innovative, self-healing and cost-effective, battery cell/prototype assembly and manufacturing techniques

  • Prototype manufacturing and self-healing integration into  desired cell designs
  • Battery fabrication and process parameter optimization
  • Manufacturing verification to achieve cost effective, safer and high performant LIBs


 Prof. Dr. Maitane Berecibar

Project Coordinator
Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Brussel, Belgium
+32 262 93855

Dr. Bilge Saruhan-Brings

Dissemination and Exploitation
German Aerospace Center
Cologne, Germany
+49 2203 601-3228

Dr. K. Burak Dermenci

Technical Project Coordination
Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Brussel, Belgium
+32 2 629 28 01

Inès Boursot

Operational Management
Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Brussel, Belgium
+32 476 604585