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Solid-State Batteries

Ceramic thin films for mini batteries

Sep 21, 2020 | Empa researchers have achieved a milestone in the search for a solid electrolyte, the conductive medium for future solid-state batteries. On the one hand, this material must be highly conductive for lithium ions, and on the other hand manufacturing c...
Circuits on all kinds of material

The Transistor out of the Printer

Sep 10, 2020 | A new revolution in the production of electronic circuits is on the way: Empa researchers are working on electronics that come out of printers. This makes it possible to produce the circuits on all sorts of substrates, such as paper or plastic film –...
Initiative for battery research

BATTERY 2030+: making Europe world leader

Sep 9, 2020 | The European research initiative BATTERY 2030+ is now getting going. The ambition is to make Europe the world leader in the development and production of the batteries of the future. These batteries need to store more energy, have a longer lifetime, ...
Mit vereinten Kräften für sichere Masken

Projekt ReMask

The current issue of Empa Quarterly presents fresh ideas from Empa's labs, which, with their innovative power, can help successfully overcome these turbulent times from new fabrication methods such as alloys created during the manufacturing process to electronics from the printer. Read the latest issue online.

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