27 Apr 2020
Where Is Li-ion Technology Heading?
The Li-ion market is growing but which Li-ion chemistries and technologies are going to be used? The newly updated report "Li-ion batteries 2020-2030", from market intelligence company IDTechEx, provides detailed analysis of the various Li-ion chemistries and technologies being deployed and the applications they are best suited for.
24 Mar 2020
LG Chem have been expanding their Li-ion business aggressively.
30 Jan 2020
Impact of Technology Development on Li-ion Supply Chain
Understanding the future of the Li-ion supply chain requires clarity on the technologies and chemistries that will be used over the coming decade.
16 Oct 2019
SK Innovation Co Ltd
SK Innovation are involved at various stages of the Li-ion value chain.
20 Sep 2019
Optical sensor that detects very low glucose concentrations
The tool could be integrated into a smartphone and prevent people with diabetes from having to prick themselves to measure their glucose level.
12 Aug 2019
Electric Vehicle Research at Advanced Materials Osaka July 2019
Here we give the abstracts relevant to electric vehicles from BIT Advanced Materials Conference Osaka Japan July 2019. The organisers failed to provide slides but we have photographs of some of these if you are interested. The selected abstracts are divided into energy storage, wide bandgap semiconductors, energy harvesting and other.
20 Mar 2019
First commercial drone deliveries to vessels
In partnership with Airbus, Wilhelmsen's shore-to-ship Singapore pilot project, marks the first deployment of drone technology in real-time port conditions, delivering a variety of small, time-critical items to working vessels at anchorage.
9 Jul 2018
METabolic EXplorer (METEX) is a spin-off of the Université d'Auvergne and was co-founded by Benjamin Gonzalez, its current chairman, in 1999.
16 May 2018
Fast e-vehicle chargers put Iceland on road to energy sustainability
Iceland is implementing an ambitious plan to increase the adoption of renewable energy, with incentives to promote electric vehicles.
26 Feb 2018
Nanowire research for new generation of portable solar fuel power
EU-funded scientists have developed nanomaterials that can be scaled up to produce a new generation of solar-powered devices with the potential to replace batteries or bulky solar panels.
12 Dec 2017
The research group of Prof. Yang-Kook Sun at Hanyang University has developed a cathode material for Li-ion batteries based on a core shell gradient, which ensures both long cycle life and high capacity.
10 Oct 2017
Robotic bugs train insects to be helpers
Tiny mobile robots are learning to work with insects in the hope the creatures' sensitive antennae and ability to squeeze into small spaces can be put to use serving humans.
6 Oct 2017
A report from Interbattery 2017
Interbattery 2017 took place from the 27th to the 29th September in Seoul, South Korea. IDTechEx analyst Lorenzo Grande attended the conference and has reported on his experience.
1 Aug 2017
Artificial skin could allow robots to feel
Artificial skin with post-human sensing capabilities, and a better understanding of skin tissue, could pave the way for robots that can feel, smart-transplants and even cyborgs.
29 Jun 2017
Robots to help children with autism
The Development of Robot-Enhanced therapy for children with AutisM spectrum disorders (DREAM) project will design robots that can operate autonomously and help the therapist to improve the child's social interaction skills, such as turn-taking, imitation and joint attention.
25 May 2017
Controlling signalling circuits in living cells with flashes of light
Researchers have invented new tools to decode and control signalling circuits in living cells with flashes of light.
26 Jan 2017
IDTechEx interviewed David Chang, Director of System Software Development at Syndiant's booth at CES 2017. They are a provider of LCoS digital light modulators, mostly for pico projectors today, but also for use in AR.
14 Jul 2014
Updates in printed electronics from Japan
IDTechEx recently visited Japan for the FineTech expo in Tokyo. This article summarises the latest findings and updates from Japanese companies in the field of printed electronics.
2 Jul 2014
SK Electronics Co Ltd
SK Electronics was established in 2001 as a spin-off from the Electronics Division of SHASHIN KAGAKU Co., Ltd. SK Electronics' main business is photomasks for the LCD and OLED industry (up to gen 10). Using their expertise in photomask manufacturing, they have developed other patterning processes related to printed electronics, such as imprint and stamping.