Researchers looking beyond plugs and power sources - Supercapacitors to the rescue

05/21/2014 - 00:00

  By <a href="">David Salisbury</a> -<br><br><a href="">This intriguing prospect is one of the reasons for the current interest in building the capacity to store electrical energy directly into a wide range of products, such as a laptop whose casing serves as its battery, or an electric car powered by energy stored in its chassis, or a home where the dry wall and siding store the electricity that runs the lights and appliances.<br></a><br><a href="">READ MORE ON VANDERBILT RESEARCH</a>