New Coating Developed by Stanford Researchers Brings Lithium Metal Battery Closer to Reality

A new coating might make light-weight lithium metal batteries safe and long-term, an advantage for advancement of next-generation electrical automobiles. (Image credit: Shutterstock) Hope has actually been brought back... Read more »

Researchers Use X-Rays to Understand the Flaws of Battery Fast Charging

As lithium ions take a trip rapidly in between the electrodes of a battery, they can form non-active layers of lithium metal in a procedure called lithium plating. This... Read more »

Super Cheap Earth Element to Advance New Battery Tech to the Industry

Sodium usually blows up if exposed to water, however carries out well in batteries as a powder, Purdue scientists found. (PurdueUniversity video/VilasPol) Most these days’s batteries are comprised of... Read more »

Prototype Nuclear Battery Packs 10 Times More Power

Russian scientists from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology ( MIPT), the Technological Institute for Superhard and Novel Carbon Materials ( TISNCM), and the National University of Science... Read more »

New Design Produces True Lithium-Air Battery

The speculative lithium-air battery. (Image: Amin Salehi-Khojin.). Scientists at the University of Illinois at Chicago and at Argonne National Lab have actually developed a brand-new lithium-air battery that operates... Read more »