A New Charging Method Could Greatly Reduce Battery Recharge Times

Ads : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software

A new charging method that should be capable of charging a Lithium-ion battery in a fraction of the time needed when using traditional methods.

This charging method uses an additional applied oscillatory electric field. Our simulation results show that this charging method offers a great reduction in the average intercalation time for Li+ ions, which dominates the charging time. The oscillating field not only increases the diffusion rate of Li+ ions in the electrolyte but, more importantly, also enhances intercalation by lowering the corresponding overall energy barrier.

These simulations suggest a new charging method that has the potential to deliver much shorter charging times, as well as the possibility of providing higher power densities.


Trading Futures
Nano Technology
Netbook     Technology News
Computer Software
Future Predictions

Thank You