Article - 12 Apr 2011
The light weight lithium ion batteries with their high energy density have become an integral part of almost all consumer electronic devices. They have much more potential and the PeakForce TUNA AFM...
Article - 9 Mar 2004
Carbon Nanotechnologies, Incorporated (CNI) and Performance Plastics Products, Inc. (3P) today announced a joint development agreement to develop and commercialize new and improved polymer products....
Article - 10 Aug 2006
In this article researchers have enabled nano-scale dispersion of immiscible polymers by blending with high-shear processing; the domain sizes of the dispersed polymer phase are over one order smaller...
News - 23 Aug 2012
By Cameron Chai
A novel self-charging power cell that has the ability to convert and store energy has been developed by researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology. The hybrid...
News - 21 Feb 2014
A multi-university team of engineers has developed what could be a promising solution for charging smartphone batteries on the go — without the need for an electrical cord.
News - 7 Jun 2013
The potential energy available via solar power might seem limitless on a sunny summer day, but all that energy has to be stored for it to be truly useful. If you see a solar panel on a rooftop, in...
News - 12 Feb 2010
In research that gives literal meaning to the term "power suit,"
University of California,
Berkeley, engineers have created energy-scavenging nanofibers that could
one day be...
News - 13 Aug 2015
Long-standing concerns about portable electronics include the devices' short battery life and their contribution to e-waste.
One group of scientists is now working on a way to address both of...
News - 25 Mar 2014
Lithium-ion batteries power a vast array of modern devices, from cell phones, laptops, and laser pointers to thermometers, hearing aids, and pacemakers. The electrodes in these batteries typically...
News - 23 Apr 2009
Research and Markets has announced the addition of John Wiley and Sons Ltd's
new report "Biomedical
Applications of Electroactive Polymer Actuators" to their offering.