News - 11 Jul 2019
Metal-air batteries are known to possess excellent gravimetric energy densities, and hence they have been pursued as an ideal replacement to lithium-ion batteries.
Such batteries can possibly...
News - 20 Jun 2019
Electric cars find it difficult to cope with extreme temperatures, chiefly due to effects on the electrolyte solutions in their lithium-ion batteries.
Currently, scientists have produced new...
News - 17 Jun 2019
A team of researchers, headed by Professor LI Chilin from Shanghai Institute of Ceramics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, has suggested a new method of in-situ catalytic grafting at the...
News - 24 Apr 2019
Sidhu Laboratories, a new start-up technology company focused on developing advanced energy storage systems, introduces a class of 100% solid-state, high-performance polymer electrolytic membranes...
News - 12 Mar 2019
Researchers from Penn State recently highlighted the likelihood of developing rechargeable lithium metal batteries with increased energy density, safety, and performance. They plan to use a newly...
News - 27 Jun 2018
The power source for embedded medical devices, unmanned aerial vehicles, electric cars, and other such objects is essential to their performance.
So, what would take place if that powerhouse...
News - 6 Sep 2017
Today’s world depends on portable electronic devices such as camcorders, cameras, laptops, tablets or smartphones. Several of these devices are powered by lithium-ion batteries, which could be safer,...
News - 6 Jul 2017
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Flexible, wearable electronics require equally flexible, wearable power sources. In the journal Angewandte Chemie, Chinese scientists have...
News - 9 May 2016
Generally, in rechargeable batteries, lithium ions are transported by the electrolyte from the negative electrode to the positive electrode during the discharging process and the ionic flow path...
News - 18 Aug 2015
A team of researchers from MIT and Samsung, along with others from California and Maryland, have developed a solid electrolyte which could vastly improve battery lifetime and safety.