Battery Technology

Researchers have found the concentration of lithium inside individual nanoparticles reverse at a certain point, rather than constantly increasing.
3:34pm
1.12.2018
Battery leverages both iron and oxygen to drive more lithium ions.
by Northwestern University
3:58pm
1.3.2018
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Other car companies are launching electric car projects of their own.
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11:33am
12.22.2017
The prototype could allow manufacturers to scale down the housing materials that commonly protect batteries in electric cars from mechanical damage.
by Cell Press
10:04am
12.14.2017
The battery is a flexible and stretchable microbial fuel cell (MFC) monolithically integrated into a single sheet of textile substrate.
2:56pm
12.7.2017
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The official launch came a little over 60 days after the deal was signed.
by The Associated Press
2:40pm
12.1.2017
The bat­tery is based on sodium, a cheap alternative to lithium.
by Swiss Federal Laboratories For Materials Science And Technology (EMPA)
10:47am
11.27.2017
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The researchers accomplished this by combining the fatty acids with an organic compound that responds to a pulse of light.
by MIT
1:05pm
11.17.2017
Researchers are working on a solid-state electrolyte that would be as conductive as the commonly used liquid-state electrolytes.
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10:30am
10.30.2017
The team used X-ray experiments, theoretical modeling, and supercomputer simulations to develop a full understanding of the chemical breakdown.
by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
12:00pm
10.19.2017
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The need for practical desalinization technology is rising in the context of global climate change.
by University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
11:58am
10.13.2017
We have come a long way from leaky sulfur-acid automobile batteries, but modern lithium batteries still have some down sides.
by Penn State
10:22am
10.12.2017
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The researchers mixed asphalt with conductive graphene nanoribbons and coated the composite with lithium metal through electrochemical deposition.
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1:20pm
10.2.2017
A step towards new "beyond lithium" rechargeable batteries with superior performance has been made by researchers at the University of Bath.
by University Of Bath
2:50pm
9.18.2017
Experts at Queen's University Belfast have designed a flexible and organic alternative to the rigid batteries that power up medical implants.
by Queen's University Belfast
10:11am
9.14.2017
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A novel lithium-ion battery uses a water-salt solution as its electrolyte and reaches the 4.0 volt mark without fire and explosive risks.
by U.S. Army Research Laboratory
10:03am
9.7.2017
The scientific research needed to bring the necessary advances in materials to market in the US remains a formidable challenge.
by Cambridge University Press
3:21pm
9.6.2017
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The new battery stores energy by inserting magnesium monochloride into a host, such as titanium disulfide.
by University of Houston
1:37pm
8.24.2017
Scientists crafted a technique that can bypass a charging issue associated with these power sources.
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3:14pm
8.15.2017
The team looked at the role of LiI on lithium-air battery discharge, using a different approach from most other studies.
by MIT
9:18am
8.15.2017
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The next generation of safer batteries could be powered by an unconventional source.
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3:01pm
8.10.2017
Researchers have developed the next step in microbial fuel cells.
by Binghamton University
9:53am
8.8.2017
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This proposal is split into three parts aimed at research, innovation, and scale-up.
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10:13am
7.31.2017
Cell phones may soon be able to handle the extreme heat of a beach day or frigid cold of a day at the ski slopes.
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10:20am
7.27.2017
Printed Energy’s batteries are a thin, flexible format.
by University of Queensland
9:15am
7.26.2017
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Engineers have invented an entirely new kind of battery. It is bio-compatible, because it produces the same kind of electrical energy that the body uses.
by Maryland NanoCenter
2:00pm
7.24.2017
Supercapacitors are an aptly named type of device that can store and deliver energy faster than conventional batteries.
by University of Washington
9:40am
7.18.2017
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Researchers have tried to get around these problems by using an electrolyte made out of solid materials, such as some ceramics.
by MIT
8:53am
7.14.2017
The key to faster charging energy storage devices is in the electrode design.
by Drexel University
10:12am
7.11.2017
Tesla will partner with French renewable energy company Neoen to build the 100-megawatt battery farm in South Australia state.
by Kristen Gelineau, Associated Press
10:26am
7.7.2017
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