July 9, 2023

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New Design Rule for High-Entropy Superionic Solid-State Conductors

Solid electrolytes with high lithium-ion conductivity can be designed for millimeter-thick battery electrodes by increasing the complexity of their composite superionic crystals, report researchers from Tokyo Tech. This new design rule enables the synthesis of high-entropy active materials while ...

Nanosheet Technology Developed to Boost Energy Storage Dielectric Capacitors

一个研究小组用nanosheet技术develop a dielectric capacitor for advanced electronic and electrical power systems. Innovations in energy storage technology are vital for the effective use of renewable energy and the mass ...

An Ingredient in Toothpaste May Make Electric Cars Go Farther

Scientists have developed a fluoride-containing electrolyte for lithium metal batteries that could boost the electric vehicle industry. The usefulness of this electrolyte extends to other types of advanced battery systems beyond lithium ...

Neutrons Look Inside Working Solid-State Battery to Discover Its Key to Success

Researchers have used neutron reflectometry to peer inside a working solid-state battery and monitor its electrochemistry. They discovered that its excellent performance results from an extremely thin layer, across which charged lithium atoms ...

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Extending the Life of a Lithium Metal Anode Using a Protective Layer Made of an Extremely Tough Gel Electrolyte

A research team has succeeded in substantially improving the cycling performance of a lithium metal battery by developing a mechanically very strong polymeric gel electrolyte and integrating it into ...

Is the Ocean a Solution for Ushering in the Era of Environmentally Friendly Energy?

Researchers confirm the superiority of seawater batteries that use chelating ...

Progress in Alternative Battery Technology

It is not easy to make batteries cheap, efficient, durable, safe and environmentally friendly at the same time. Researchers have now succeeded in uniting all of these characteristics in zinc metal ...

Researchers Design Battery Prototype With Fiber-Shaped Cathode

In a new study, researchers made a cathode, or the positive end of a battery, in the shape of a thread-like fiber. The researchers were then able to use the fiber to create a zinc-ion battery ...

Greener Batteries

Our modern rechargeable batteries, such as lithium-ion batteries, are anything but sustainable. One alternative is organic batteries with redox-organic electrode materials (OEMs), which can be ...

Tiny Biobattery With 100-Year Shelf Life Runs on Bacteria

A tiny biobattery that could still work after 100 years has been ...

Electrification Push Will Have Enormous Impacts on Critical Metals Supply Chain

电池级需求锂、镍、cobalt, manganese and platinum will climb steeply as vehicle electrification speeds up and nations work to reduce greenhouse gas emissions through ...

Solid-State Lithium-Sulfur Batteries: Neutrons Unveil Sluggish Charge Transport

Solid-state Lithium-Sulfur batteries offer the potential for much higher energy densities and increased safety, compared to conventional lithium-ion batteries. However, the performance of solid-state ...

Major Storage Capacity in Water-Based Batteries

Chemical engineers have discovered a 1,000% difference in the storage capacity of metal-free, water-based battery ...

Revolutionary Battery Technology to Boost EV Range 10-Fold or More

A team develops layering-charged, polymer-based stable high-capacity anode ...

New Invention: The Oxygen-Ion Battery

An oxygen-ion-battery has been invented, based on ceramic materials. If it degrades, it can be regenerated, therefore it potentially has an extremely long lifespan. Also, it does not require any rare ...


电池: Passivation Layer Mystery Solved

In our daily lives, lithium-ion batteries have become indispensable. They function only because of a passivation layer that forms during their initial cycle. As researchers found out via simulations, ...

High-Energy-Density, Long Life-Cycle Rechargeable Lithium Metal Batteries

Research shows promise for developing high-energy-density rechargeable lithium-metal batteries and addressing the electrochemical oxidation instability of ether-based ...

Stalactites and Stalagmites in the Battery?

They are considered the 'Holy Grail' of battery research: so-called 'solid-state batteries'. They no longer have a liquid core, as is the case with today's batteries, but ...

3D Internal Structure of Rechargeable Batteries Revealed

Researchers have pioneered a technique to observe the 3D internal structure of rechargeable batteries. This opens up a wide range of areas for the new technique from energy storage and chemical ...

3D Battery Imaging Reveals the Secret Real-Time Life of Lithium Metal Cells

Innovative battery researchers have cracked the code to creating real-time 3D images of the promising but temperamental lithium metal battery as it cycles. A team has succeeded in observing how the ...

Electric Vehicle Batteries Could Get Big Boost With New Polymer Coating

Scientists have developed a polymer coating that could enable longer lasting, more powerful lithium-ion batteries for electric vehicles. The advance opens up a new approach to developing EV batteries ...

Controlling Electric Double Layer Dynamics for Next Generation All-Solid-State Batteries

Development of all-solid-state batteries is crucial to achieve carbon neutrality. However, their high surface resistance causes these batteries to have low output, limiting their applications. To ...

Extreme Fast Charging Capability in Lithium-Ion Batteries

Lithium-ion batteries dominate among energy storage devices and are the battery of choice for the electric vehicle industry. Improving battery performance is a constant impetus to current research in ...

New Design for Lithium-Air Battery Could Offer Much Longer Driving Range Compared With the Lithium-Ion Battery

Scientists have built and tested for a thousand cycles a lithium-air battery design that could one day be powering cars, domestic airplanes, long-haul trucks and more. Its energy storage capacity ...

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