Finally a stable lithium anode has been developed using nanospheres - 'Holy Grail' moment for battery scientists

07/27/2014 - 00:00

  Engineers across the globe have been racing to design smaller, cheaper and more efficient rechargeable batteries to meet the power storage needs of everything from handheld gadgets to electric cars.<br><br>In a paper published today in the journal Nature Nanotechnology, researchers at Stanford University report that they have taken a big step toward accomplishing what battery designers have been trying to do for decades – design a pure <a href="">lithium</a> anode.<br><a href=""><br>READ MORE ON PHYS.ORG</a><br><br>Interconnected hollow carbon nanospheres for stable lithium metal anodes. Nature Nanotechnology. <br><a href="">DOI: 10.1038/nnano.2014.152</a><br>