Tuesday, 31 Dec 2019
IBM Research claims to have designed a battery that’s free of heavy metals that include cobalt and nickel, which are commonly found in current lithium-ion batteries.
Monday, 4 Dec 2017
Researchers at Samsung and Seoul National University have come up with what may be a potential replacement for traditional lithium-ion batteries.
Friday, 6 Oct 2017
A team at Rice University's Tour lab has developed a new porous carbon anode made from asphalt that could potentially charge high-capacity lithium batteries 20 times faster than currently available commercial lithium-ion batteries.
Friday, 17 Oct 2014
One of the biggest problems preventing the mass uptake of wearables today is battery life. No-one wants to recharge their watch every day. Samsung however, may have the solution: bendy batteries.
Monday, 8 Oct 2012
Researchers from the University of California, San Diego, have developed control algorithms that allow lithium-ion batteries to charge twice as fast as it is currently possible and also allow them to operate more efficiently. Their efforts may also result in lower production costs by up to 25%.
Thursday, 28 Jul 2011
Exploding Lithium-Ion batteries may soon become a thing of the past. Researchers from Layden Energy have come up with a more heat and corrosion resistant Lithium-Imide battery.