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Technology, Battery, Alternative & Renewable Energy, Energy

- Jan 03, 2020

Overheating, overcharging and 4 Other Things You Should Know

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

The growing emphasis on battery life is one reason why fast chargers are so ubiquitous. If the battery threatens to drain [...]

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Nanotechnology

- Jan 02, 2020

High-Performance Anode For All-Solid-State Li Batteries is Made of Si Nanoparticles

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

The team of NIMS researchers has taken another synthesis approach toward develop the high-performance anode for [...]

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Technology, Nanotechnology

- Jan 01, 2020

Saving Moore's Law by 3D integration with 2D materials

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

By selecting certain 2D materials and stacking them, according to the researchers, not only does the monolithic 3D conserve [...]

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3D Printing, Technology, Battery, Alternative & Renewable Energy, Energy, Donna Fuscaldo, Trevor English, Susan Fourtané, Fabienne Lang, Ali Halit Diker, IntEngineering

- Dec 31, 2019

The Future of Aviation: Electric Airplanes Will Decarbonize the Aviation Industry

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

Transportation The Future of Aviation: Electric Airplanes Will Decarbonize the Aviation Industry Electric airplanes are set [...]

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Consumer Electronics, Electronics, Technology, Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, Autonomous Vehicles, Additive Manufacturing, ArmyResearchLab

- Dec 30, 2019

Army Releases Top 10 Technology Advances

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

( U.S. Army Research Laboratory ) This year has had its share of science and technology advances from Army researchers. The [...]

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3D Printing, Technology, Battery, Alternative & Renewable Energy, Energy, Emerging Technology from the arXiv

- Dec 27, 2019

Is 3D Printing The Future of Battery Design?

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

The technology promises smaller, more capable batteries that can be integrated into products—and, perhaps, designed with [...]

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Consumer Electronics, Technology, Battery, Energy, Elizabeth Montalbano

- Dec 26, 2019

Lithium-ion Battery Design Inspires Fast, Low-Power Memory Device

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

Researchers have taken inspiration from the design of solid lithium-ion batteries to create a new, low-power energy device [...]

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Human Interest

- Dec 25, 2019

How To Deliver Christmas Presents - In a Future Without Chimneys

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

Credit: https://xkcd.com/2234/

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Technology, Battery, Chuan-Fu Lin

- Dec 23, 2019

The Challenge of Replacing Internal Combustion with Batteries that Don't Combust

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

The electric battery as we know it today was invented in 1800 by Alessandro Volta. Improvements to it have come slowly over [...]

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Technology, Battery, Alternative & Renewable Energy, Energy, Hepeng Jia, Bec Crew, Gemma Conroy

- Dec 20, 2019

Five Leading Early Career Researchers in Materials Science

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

The five researchers profiled here are emerging as star competitors in a highly competitive field. Whether building better [...]

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Medical Devices, 3D Printing, Technology, The Conversation, Bob Brigham, Agence France-Presse
Jan 17,2020
3D Printing of Body Parts is Coming Fast – But Regulations Are Not Ready

In the last few years, the use of 3D printing has exploded in medicine. Engineers and medical professionals now routinely 3D[...]

Consumer Electronics, Electronics, Technology, Battery, Energy, EurekAlert
Jan 16,2020
A Breath of Fresh Air For Longer-running Batteries

DGIST researchers are improving the performance of lithium-air batteries, bringing us closer to electric cars that can use[...]

Technology, Battery, Energy, Daniel Oberhaus
Jan 15,2020
Scientists Made a Nearly Invincible Lithium-Ion Battery

This new type of battery can be cut, bent, soaked, shot, and lit on fire—and it still powers up just fine.

Lithium-ion[...]

Automobile, Electric Vehicles, Autonomous Vehicles, Science News, Articles, and Information
Jan 14,2020
McFord

This year Ford will be partnering with McDonalds to produce vehicle components made from Mcdonalds food waste products.[...]

Consumer Electronics, Electronics, Technology, Additive Manufacturing, IowaStateUNews
Jan 13,2020
Researchers Create Nanoscale Sensors To Better See How High Pressure Affects Materials

Researchers have developed new nanoscale technology to image and measure more of the stresses and strains on materials under[...]