Autonomic Materials for Smarter, Safer, Longer-Lasting Batteries - video
Using laboratory demonstrations of self-healing circuits and humorous human recreations of lithium ions bouncing through an autonomously shutting down battery. This work is part of the Center for Electrical Energy Storage (CEES), an Energy Frontier Research Center of the U.S. Department of Energy. CEES is a joint collaboration between Argonne, University of Illinois, and Northwestern University.
Beckman Institute/University of Illinois