Academic round-up: Supercapacitors, foldable batteries and mass manufacturing graphene

Researchers from the University of Wollongong have constructed a flexible energy storage device that could be used in the next-generation of batteries.

Researchers from the University of Wollongong have constructed a flexible energy storage device that could be used in the next-generation of batteries. Photo: University of Wollongong

A research team has created a graphene-based supercapacitor thinner than a human hair; researchers have found an efficient way to manufacture few-layer graphene; scientists have created a foldable battery, and a research group has suspended 2D materials above patterned substrates. [Read more…]