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New technique produces longer-lasting lithium batteries


April 22, 2019

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Columbia University Engineering researchers have developed a new method for safely prolonging battery life by inserting a nano coating of boron nitride to stabilize solid electrolytes in lithium metal batteries. The team focused on solid, ceramic electrolytes, which show promise in improving safety and energy density, compared to conventional, flammable electrolytes in Li-ion batteries. Full Story

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Columbia University School of Engineering and Applied Science

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