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Spray-on lithium-ion batteries could shape the next generation of portable electronics

Gizmag - Sat 30 Jun 12

While battery technology has come a long way in recent years, it still places constraints on the size and shape of cellphones and other personal electronic devices. Researchers at Rice University ...

'Paint-on' batteries demonstrated

BBC News - Fri 29 Jun 12

Researchers in the US demonstrate the recipe for "paintable" batteries, spraying them onto everything from bathroom tiles to a beer mug.

Graffiti battery lets you spray paint power supply

Newscientist - Thu 28 Jun 12

Five sprayable paints form a lithium-ion battery when layered together, letting you store energy on walls, tiles or even your favourite mug

Researchers develop paintable battery: Technique could turn any surface into lithium-ion battery (w/ Video)

Phys.org - Thu 28 Jun 12

(Phys.org) -- Researchers at Rice University have developed a lithium-ion battery that can be painted on virtually any surface.

Rice University creates spray-on, paint-based lithium-ion batteries

Extremetech - Thu 5 Jul 12

The research team has successfully used this technique to turn objects such as a beer mug, bathroom tiles, and sheets of glass and stainless steel into lithium-ion batteries.

How a lead-acid battery works

Geek.com - Wed 4 Jul 12

With the massive explosion in the use of mobile devices like laptops and cellphones over the last decade, lithium-ion batteries have garnered a lot of attention. So it?s easy to forget that ...

Researchers develop spray-on battery

Geek.com - Mon 2 Jul 12

It?s no secret that battery technology has been hindering progress in mobile devices for years. It seems the capacity of batteries can never keep up with the hardware we want them to power. ...

Spray-on batteries to transform any surface into a power source

Dvice - Fri 29 Jun 12

Researchers at Rice University in Houston have developed a technique to deconstruct each element of the traditional battery into a liquid, which can then be literally spray-painted in layers ...

Scientists create spray-on battery paint

Techspot - Fri 29 Jun 12

A team of researchers at Rice University in Houston, Texas have developed a type of paint that can store and deliver electrical power much like a conventional battery. The scientists were able ...

Scientists develop paint that can turn any surface into a battery

ZME Science - Fri 29 Jun 12

In today’s fast evolving world of tech,¬†miniaturization¬†is crucial. In most portable consumer electronics goods, like smartphones or tablets, the typical lithium-ion battery takes up ...

Paintable battery invented at Rice University

Ubergizmo - Fri 29 Jun 12

A battery that can be spray painted? That certainly sounds like quite the novel idea, and it has been implemented by researchers over at Rice University, allowing virtually any object ...

Paintable battery can be sprayed onto almost any surface

The Verge - Fri 29 Jun 12

Researchers at Rice University in Texas have developed a battery which can be painted onto almost any surface. The team began by converting all the components of a lithium-ion ...

Rice University researchers create spray-on battery, powered bathroom tiles

Engadget - Fri 29 Jun 12

Liquid solar cells are pretty neat, to be sure, but current-generating paint can be a hard color to match. Good thing, then, that researchers at Rice university have developed the perfect ...

Spray-on battery makes power paintable

CNET Cutting Edge - Thu 28 Jun 12

Crave looks at ...

High-Tech Paint Turns Any Surface Into a Battery

Discovery.com - Thu 28 Jun 12

Layers of carbon nanotubes and ultrafine graphite powder work as painted batteries.

High-Tech Paint Turns Any Surface Into a Battery, Livescience - Thu 28 Jun 12

Electric Spray Paint Could Turn Any Surface Into a Battery

Popular Science - Thu 28 Jun 12

Paint-on Battery Rice University Lithium-ion batteries work by stacking active ingredients in layers. In your laptop and phone, the layers are stacked into a block, but a new process could make ...

Scientists develop spray-on battery

Reuters - Thu 28 Jun 12

LONDON (Reuters) - Scientists in the United States have developed a paint that can store and deliver electrical power just like a battery.

First spray-on battery could change home electronics forever - and might even make solar power work properly

Daily Mail - Thu 28 Jun 12

A spray-on battery could revolutionise technology - allowing for slimmer gadgets, and household gizmos with built-in power supplies, say Rice University researchers.

Lithium-ion battery can be painted onto most surfaces

The Engineer - Fri 29 Jun 12

A lithium-ion battery that can be painted onto virtually any surface has been developed at Rice University.

New Technique Turns Any Surface into Storage Devices

AZoNano - Fri 29 Jun 12

By Will Soutter A paintable lithium-ion battery has been developed at the lab of Pulickel Ajayan, a materials scientist at the Rice University. The study results have been published in Scientific...

Paint With Power

RedOrbit - Fri 29 Jun 12

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com ? Your Universe Online Researchers at Rice University in Houston, Texas have put their minds together to create an incredibly thin battery. So small, in fact, ...

Rice researchers develop paintable battery

Labspaces.net - Thu 28 Jun 12

Researchers at Rice University have developed a lithium-ion battery that can be painted on virtually any surface. Source: Rice University - Discipline: ...

Rice researchers develop paintable battery, Eurekalert - Thu 28 Jun 12

Paint-on lithium battery can be applied to virtually any surface

ScienceDaily - Thu 28 Jun 12

Researchers have developed a paint-on lithium-ion battery that can be applied to virtually any surface. The materials were airbrushed onto ceramic bathroom tiles, flexible polymers, glass, stainless ...

Researchers develop paintable battery

R&D Mag - Thu 28 Jun 12

Researchers at Rice University have developed a lithium-ion battery that can be painted on virtually any surface. The rechargeable battery created in the laboratory of Rice materials scientist ...