energy generation and storage

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January 14, 2019 | Source: TECH BRIEFS TV, techbriefs.com, IEEE spectrum, 23 March 2018
Inspired by the electric eel, researchers from the University of Fribourg in Switzerland have developed 3D-printed hydrogels that could generate up to 110 volts of electricity in...
December 17, 2018 | Source: National Defense, nationaldefensemagazine.org, Stew Magnuson , 30 August 2018
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. — Fuel cells using methanol may finally be making inroads with the Army after years of research and development. Berry Ferry, power division chief at...
December 3, 2018 | Source: Rice University, news.rice.edu, Mike Williams, 14 June 2018
Rice University scientists have developed a simple way to produce conductive, three-dimensional (3D) objects made of graphene foam. The squishy solids look and feel something like...
December 3, 2018 | Source: SAE International, sae.org, Kami Buchholz, 15 Februrary 2018
In the middle of a desert or other remote military zone, advanced power generation can keep the U.S. Army’s ground vehicles and combat support equipment ready for the demands of...
December 3, 2018 | Source: The Drive, thedrive.com, Joseph Trevithick, 9 November 2018
Concerns are growing throughout the U.S. military about the potential difficulties in rapidly deploying large amounts of personnel and equipment into a theater of operations under...
October 22, 2018 | Source: Purdue University, purdue.edu, 29 May 2018, Kayla Wiles
Purdue researchers have observed a way that the brittle nature of ceramics can be overcome as they sustain heavy loads, leading to more resilient structures such as aircraft...
October 22, 2018 | Source: Military & Areospace Magazine, militaryaerospace.com, 13 September 2018, John Keller
Unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) power experts at Applied Physical Sciences (APS) Corp. in Groton, Conn., are moving forward with a project to develop a highly customized high-...
October 8, 2018 | Source: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, discovery.kaust.edu.sa, 8 Apr 2018, KAUST News Staff
Standalone power modules that harvest and convert vibrations from their surroundings into electricity could soon fuel future microsystems. Autonomy is a much-anticipated feature...
September 24, 2018 | Source: Power Technology, power-technology.com, 23 July 2018, Molly Lempriere
NASA and the US Department of Energy have developed a new nuclear fission reactor design for space applications, the Kilopower. NASA successfully conducted testing and...
September 10, 2018 | Source: Michigan Technologies University, mtu.edu, 29 May 2018, Kelley Christensen
Understanding how lithium reacts to pressure developed from charging and discharging a battery could mean safer, better batteries. There’s an old saying: “You must learn to walk...