News - 10 Jan 2019
High-energy-density energy storage systems are highly sought after. From the time Sony Corporation launched the existing commercial lithium (Li) ion batteries (LIBs) in 1991, they have achieved...
News - 14 Dec 2018
Traditional lithium-ion batteries, for example, those largely used in notebooks and smartphones, have already reached their performance limits.
Freddy Kleitz, materials chemist from the Faculty...
News - 6 Dec 2018
A study by a collaborative group of researchers from Japan could help humans reach a step closer to hydrogen-powered electronics, travel, and much more. The group has devised a new technique for more...
News - 19 Jun 2017
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The correct installation of a new rodded anode into the pot cell is of critical importance. VHE of Iceland has developed and installed an anode rod indentification and...
News - 19 May 2017
The development of high-performance energy storage systems is in urgent need to match the rapid growth in renewable energy technologies. Although lithium-ion batteries are among the modern systems...
News - 22 Feb 2017
A team of researchers have used waste silicon (Si) sawdust to develop a high performance anode material for lithium-ion batteries (LIBs).
The production of Si wafers with high purity (>...
News - 12 Oct 2016
Next-generation anodes for lithium ion batteries will probably no longer be made of graphite. Silicon, which is a related material, can provide a much higher capacity than graphite, but its...
News - 29 Aug 2016
A research group led by Naoki Fukata, a Leader of Nanostructured Semiconducting Materials Group at the International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (MANA), NIMS, and a research group at the...
News - 20 Jun 2016
The correct installation of a new rodded anode into the pot cell is of critical importance. VHE of Iceland has developed and installed an anode rod indentification and indexing system.
News - 8 Feb 2016
Pollens hold promise for potential application as anodes in lithium-ion batteries, according to a team of researchers from the Purdue University.
Our findings have demonstrated that renewable...