Energy storage and new materials laboratory
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DESCRIPTION / SCOPE
Laboratory for synthesis and characterization of carbonaceous and polymeric materials and development and testing of prototypes associated with batteries and fuel cells. Development of pouch prototypes of supercapacitors and lithium batteries. Development of components for hydrogen and direct methanol fuel cells and their characterization in a test bench. Testing of lithium cells and battery modules
Nanomaterials such as metallic oxides, graphene, carbon nanotubes, etc. Used as additives in polymeric membranes to improve their properties.