Scientists from the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory have discovered that treating graphene nanofoam electrodes with hydrogen can actually increase the capacity and transport speed of Li-ion batteries....More
M2M technology is expected to branch out in a wide range of new markets, growing significantly over the next 10 years, according to a recent report from the research firm Signal and Systems Telecom....More
The 2015 World Solar Challenge, a race for solar-powered vehicles across the Australian Outback, concluded last week. Here are some of the fastest, most efficient, and visually striking vehicles to compete in the event.
Engineers have a wide range of opinions about the status of their profession, so here are a few written responses that did not appear in the final draft of Electronic Design's 2015 Engineering Compensation Survey....More
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has selected two research proposals: one focused on silicon-anode Li-ion batteries, and the other on lithium-sulfur energy storage systems....More