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Porous silicon manufactured in a bottom up procedure using solar energy can be used to generate hydrogen from water, according to a team of Penn State mechanical engineers, who also see applications for batteries, biosensors and optical electronics as outlets for this new material.
Supercapacitor that is made out of silicon so it can be built into a silicon chip along with the microelectronic circuitry that it powers.
'Crushed' porous silicon anodes show dramatic increase in charge-discharge cycles
RED BANK, N.J., April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientists at Natcore Technology Inc.
A team of Rice University and Lockheed Martin scientists has discovered a way to use simple silicon to radically increase the capacity of lithium-ion batteries.
Rechargeable lithium ion batteries provide portable devices that require a lot of energy, such as mobile telephones, digital cameras, and notebook computers, with power.
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