TITLE

Vision guided laser welding improves battery safety & performance

AUTHOR(S)
Roe, Justin
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Industrial Laser Solutions;Nov/Dec2010, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the need for manufacturers to use the precision of flexible automation to get the performance advantage of lithium ion batteries. It states that manufacturers need to use flexible automation through machine vision and high-powered lasers to assure a perfectly hermetic tight when manufacturing the batteries. Flexible automation supports the safe manufacturing of batteries and the robust packaging that permits the batteries to be used in different hostile environments.
ACCESSION #
55381523

 

Related Articles

  • Operating Conditions Get Tougher On Li-Ion Batteries. Tichy, Robin Sarah // Electronic Design;9/23/2010, Vol. 58 Issue 12, p16 

    The article presents developments on lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery packs to deal with rugged operating conditions. The author states that original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) are demanding for rechargeable Li-ion batteries for portable devices that operate in extreme cold, hot, humid and...

  • Greener batteries and safer disposal. Swinn, Brian // Conservationist;Dec94, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p32 

    Discusses the emergence of environment-friendly batteries and means for their disposal. Percentages of non-rechargeable household batteries sold annually; Definition of `no added'; Re-engineering efforts from Duracell International Inc. and Rayovac Corp. INSET: Community battery recycling..

  • Charged up!  // Better Homes & Gardens;Nov95, Vol. 73 Issue 11, p260 

    Presents some tips for families to have a positive impact in keeping the amount of battery wastes down. Use of rechargeable batteries wherever possible; Nonuse of poorly made batteries to prevent acid leaks; Importance of not mixing rechargeables of differing types, ages and brands.

  • It's a wrap. Wanner, Klaus; Renner, Thomas // Industrial Laser Solutions;Jun2004, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p22 

    Reports on the application of lasers in packaging of foods in the U.S. Benefits on the use of lasers in optimizing the quality of packaging; Reasons behind the multi-layered structure of packaging films; Use of laser in the selective micro-weakening and production of micro air holes on the...

  • From weeks to hours. Brunner, Lincoln // Modern Metals;Apr2006, Vol. 62 Issue 4, p84 

    Focuses on the use of a 4-kilowatt Amada FO3015 laser technology in the manufacture of custom packaging equipment by Pearson Packaging Systems. Information on the manufacturing processes using the Amada laser; Efficiency and flexibility of the machine; Cost benefit of the laser cell.

  • Z-axis Interconnections for Next Generation Packaging. Das, Rabindra N.; Egitto, Frank D.; Lauffer, John M.; Antesberger, Tim; Markovich, Voya R. // Advancing Microelectronics;Nov/Dec2011, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p12 

    In this paper, the use of electrically conducting adhesives (ECA) to form z-axis interconnections for next generation packaging is discussed. In particular, current efforts related to Zaxis interconnections for device level fabrication, integration, and electrical performance are highlighted. A...

  • Cutting it fine.  // Dairy Industries International;Dec2007, Vol. 72 Issue 12, p37 

    The article focuses on the importance of proper packaging and product segregation in the dairy products industry. The processes are considered significant, because they may affect the initial impressions of consumers. Such notion has induced companies to adopt manufacturing methods which could...

  • Laser perforations open new possibilities.  // Industrial Laser Solutions;May/Jun2011, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p4 

    The article focuses on the flexibility of laser perforation process in its use on manufacturing processes. Laser perforations are used in packaging to control and extend the shelf life of fresh products including organic fruits, vegetables, and cereals. It offers information about modified...

  • Time for a turnaround. Belforte, David; Belleville, Laureen // Industrial Laser Solutions;Oct2003, Vol. 18 Issue 10, p21 

    Reports on the celebration of Fabtech International, an annual metal forming and fabricating exposition and conference in North America. Display of products and technology by laser system and component manufacturers; Installation of laser sheet metal cutting systems; History of the industrial...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics