HOME  |  NEWS  |  BLOGS  |  MESSAGES  |  FEATURES  |  VIDEOS  |  WEBINARS  |  INDUSTRIES  |  FOCUS ON FUNDAMENTALS
  |  REGISTER  |  LOGIN  |  HELP
Blogs
Blog

Self-Healing Polymer Could Be Key to Longer-Lasting Batteries

NO RATINGS
View Comments: Newest First|Oldest First|Threaded View
<<  <  Page 5/5
shehan
User Rank
Gold
Re: Long development
shehan   11/26/2013 12:25:36 PM
NO RATINGS
Finally we could see batteries lasting longer than we think. No more charging batteries more often on your devices. 

Elizabeth M
User Rank
Blogger
Re: Long development
Elizabeth M   11/26/2013 10:15:08 AM
NO RATINGS
Yes, I agree with you, Rob, but you know how long it can take for these things to leave the lab--I think we'll be lucky if we get this in that time frame! It does seem like incredibly useful technology, though, and could be the key to better batteries.

Rob Spiegel
User Rank
Blogger
Long development
Rob Spiegel   11/26/2013 7:20:59 AM
NO RATINGS
Five to 10 years is a long time to wait for this advancement on battery life. But I would guess it will be welcome when it arrives.

<<  <  Page 5/5
Partner Zone
More Blogs
You didn’t become an engineer on your own, junior.
An electronic, vibrating shoe insole developed by the Wyss Institute at Harvard has been shown to enhance athletic performance as well as provide therapeutic benefits.
A researcher at the Iowa State University has developed biodegradable fabric from a byproduct of kombucha tea that is similar to leather and can be used to create textiles.
A Vienna, Austria-based startup called Heliofloat has designed a platform of solar panels that can be deployed in lakes or oceans to generate solar-based electricity.
Electrical engineers from the University of Washington and Delft University of Technology have developed a new type of sensor-based platform that harvests energy from radio waves for electricity.
Quick Poll
The Continuing Education Center offers engineers an entirely new way to get the education they need to formulate next-generation solutions.
May 2 - 6, Embedded System Design Techniques™ - Rapid Prototyping Embedded Systems using Micro Python
SEMESTERS: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6 |  7 | 8 | 9


Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.
Learn More   |   Login   |   Archived Classes
Twitter Feed
Design News Twitter Feed
Like Us on Facebook

Technology Marketplace

Copyright © 2016 UBM Canon, A UBM company, All rights reserved. Privacy Policy | Terms of Service