Artificial muscle for biomimetic soft robotics

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A soft laminate simultaneously functions as a high-efficiency bending actuator and a high-efficiency open-air supercapacitor.

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New oxide could be used in super-supercapacitors

Illustration of form of nobium oxide synthesized by UCLA researchers. UCLA/Nature Materials.

Synthesized form of niobium oxide developed at UCLA has a great facility for storing energy.

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Vanadium oxide and graphene combine to accelerate battery development

Rice lab finds vanadium oxide/graphene material works well for lithium-ion storage.

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Growing nanosheets for supercapacitor electrodes

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Professor X. W. Lou and co-workers report a new method to grow nanosheets on conductive substrates as a conductive agent-free electrode for supercapacitors.

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Crumpled Nitrogen-Doped Graphene – A Super Capacitor!

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Scientists present unique crumpled nitrogen-doped graphene nanosheets as supercapacitor materials for energy-storage.

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Micro-Supercapacitors with Graphene/Nanotube Electrodes

A SEM image of a deposited graphene oxide electrode.

Researchers at Florida International University develope micro-supercapacitors with exceptional high performance and frequency response.

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High-Energy Supercapacitors based on Graphene Composites

A TEM image of the graphene composite used in the construction of the positive electrode, clearly showing the flowerlike shapes that have been deposited.

A Chinese research team have constructed a powerful new supercapacitor using two types of graphene – composite and porous.

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Eggshells for Electronics: Portable Supercapacitors

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Out of the trash and into your smartphone: supercapacitors from eggshell membranes.

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Graphene for Energy

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Graphene has the potential to solve many issues in vital energy research.

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Nano is Super: How to Make Supercapacitors from Nanomaterials

Making supercapacitors from nanomaterials

A supercapacitor with high power and energy density is made using nanocomposites containing carbon nanotubes.

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