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Consumer Electronics, Electronics, Technology, Battery, Energy, EurekAlert

- Jan 16, 2020

A Breath of Fresh Air For Longer-running Batteries

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

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

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Technology, Battery, Energy, Daniel Oberhaus

- Jan 15, 2020

Scientists Made a Nearly Invincible Lithium-Ion Battery

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

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

Lithium-ion [...]

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Consumer Electronics, Technology, Battery, Alternative & Renewable Energy, Energy, Elizabeth Montalbano

- Jan 09, 2020

Adding Defects To Batteries Can Speed Charging

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

Typically, defects in particular chemical formulas are considered a bad thing. But researchers at Rice University have [...]

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Battery, Alternative & Renewable Energy, Energy

- Jan 08, 2020

Falling Battery Price Transforms Economics of Green Energy

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

A dramatic fall in the price of lithium-ion batteries over the past decade is transforming the economics of renewable energy [...]

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Consumer Electronics, Electronics, Technology, Alternative & Renewable Energy, Energy, UBNewsSource

- Jan 06, 2020

Scientists Create Thin Films With Tantalizing Electronic Properties

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

Scientists have created thin films made from barium zirconium sulfide (BaZrS3) and confirmed that the materials have alluring [...]

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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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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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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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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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