SystemX Seminar

Batteries Today and Tomorrow
Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 4:30pm
AllenX Auditorium
Professor Yi Cui (Stanford)
Abstract / Description: 

Increased demands of batteries for applications in consumer electronics, electric vehicle and grid present opportunities and challenges for rechargeable batteries. This lecture will analyze the nature of energy storage, the existing technology and present the promising future batteries, which can have significantly higher energy density, lower cost, better safety and longer life. Novel battery chemistries and materials are key for a revolutionary change.