Article - 23 Sep 2005
Li1-xNi1+xO2 powder was successfully prepared by the sol-gel method using oxalic acid as a chelating agent with the subsequent calcination at 650-800°C for 14-48 h. The formation mechanism of...
Article - 12 Jun 2018
Lithium-ion batteries have been used in a variety of applications due to their rechargeability and relatively better ease of use in comparison to lithium batteries.
News - 1 Mar 2012
At the 2012 ARPA-E summit, Enerize, an emerging technology company, has showcased enhanced, flexible, low-cost, solid state lithium battery and nano structured transparent solar polymer...
News - 13 May 2019
According to a new study, soldiers who carry batteries weighing 15 to 25 pounds could now carry batteries that weigh significantly less but come with the same level of energy and offer better...
Article - 8 Dec 2020
Lithium-ion batteries were commercially introduced in 1991, presenting new analytical challenges in the quest to improve the quality, safety, and lifespan of this fastest-growing battery chemistry.
Article - 7 May 2018
Thin film batteries are a type of solid state battery, i.e. a battery that uses both solid electrodes and a solid electrolyte. However, unlike many other batteries, they are of the order of a few...
Article - 23 Apr 2018
At present, the most popular battery platform is the lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery. Li-ion batteries have high power density and lower memory effects compared to other battery compositions.
Article - 17 Dec 2020
The electric vehicle revolution is currently powered significantly by nickel (Ni) in lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries. This article will look at the current and future use of high nickel in electric...
Article - 10 Sep 2020
This article will highlight several new developments in SEM techniques that allow new and more flexible approaches to the analysis of novel systems and materials.
Article - 5 Jun 2020
Improving the performance of Lithium-ion batteries relies on a deep understanding of how the materials that make up the device function during use. Scanning Probe Microscopy (SPM)-based PeakForce TUNA...