TITLE

Printable, paper-thin battery possible by year's end

AUTHOR(S)
Deffree, Suzanne
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Electronic News (10616624);7/13/2009, Vol. 55 Issue 27, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the possible release of a 1.5 volts battery that is thinner than a millimeter and lighter than a gram by the end of 2009 in Germany. Researchers from the Fraunhofer Research Institution for Electronic Nano Systems (ENAS) in Chemnitz state that paper-thin battery can be produced cost-effectively using a printing process. Moreover, it mentions that the new type of battery is composed of different layers such as zinc anode and manganese cathode.
ACCESSION #
43307244

 

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