September 13-15, 2016 NOVI, MICHIGAN

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Hyundai, Ford, and others talk about the future of mobility at Stanford conference

Hyundai, Ford, and others talk about the future of mobility at Stanford conference
Lux Research recently attended the Mobility Innovators Forum at Stanford University, hosted by Hyundai Ventures and Stanford’s Center for Automotive Research (CARS).

NEW Battery Fault Insertion Unit

NEW Battery Fault Insertion Unit
Bloomy Controls Inc has released its Battery Fault Insertion Unit (FIU), a companion to the Battery Simulator 1200 for battery management system (BMS) testing.

BMW and Hanyang University collaborate on paper

BMW and Hanyang University collaborate on paper
Researchers from BMW and Hanyang University collaborated on a recently published paper in Energy and Environmental Science, showcasing a Li-ion battery with cell-level specific energy of 350 Wh/kg. To achieve this high capacity, the group used a composite anode made from carbon nanotubes (CNTs) and silicon paired with a nickel manganese cobalt (NMC) cathode.

Yasui Seiki’s Tabletop R&D Slot Die Coater

Yasui Seiki’s Tabletop R&D Slot Die Coater
Yasui Seiki’s popular Mini-Labo benchtop coater with Microgravure and slot die-coating heads has been in high demand in the battery industry.

WMG Awarded £20m to Expand Energy Innovation Centre

WMG Awarded £20m to Expand Energy Innovation Centre
WMG has been awarded £20m as part of the UK Government’s £60m Energy Research Accelerator (ERA) program. It will use the funds to considerably expand its Energy Innovation Center.

Composite Clad Metal Strip Combines Best Properties of Each Metal

Composite Clad Metal Strip Combines Best Properties of Each Metal
Custom engineered and manufactured composite clad metal strip for use in a wide range of electronic, electrical and industrial applications is being introduced by Vincent Clad Metals of Warwick, RI.

Pyrotek Graphitization Process – the Clean Option for Battery Anode Production

Pyrotek Graphitization Process – the Clean Option for Battery Anode Production
Today’s advanced lithium-ion batteries enable the efficient storage and use of energy generated from alternative sources, such as solar and wind, while opening new clean-energy markets, including electric and hybrid vehicles, grid storage and consumer electronics.

Universal Module Test Platform

Universal Module Test Platform
PTM Electronics continues to innovate universal automotive electronics test equipment offering high-performance, real-time, flexible solutions for validating module functionality during product development, production, warranty and remanufacturing operations.

NETZSCH Premier Technologies Presents a Range of Products at The Battery Show 2016

NETZSCH Premier Technologies Presents a Range of Products at The Battery Show 2016
NETZSCH Premier Technologies LLC (Exton, PA) is the North American subsidiary of the globally operated group of NETZSCH companies. NETZSCH leads the world in particle size reduction technology for wet and dry grinding and classification, and provides laboratory, pilot plant and complete custom-engineered systems.

High-Volume, Cost-Effective Coating Process for Producing Li-Ion Battery Electrodes for Power and Energy Cells

High-Volume, Cost-Effective Coating Process for Producing Li-Ion Battery Electrodes for Power and Energy Cells
This whitepaper explores the current standard practice for slot die coating in the lithium-ion battery market; the challenges associated with slot die coating against a backing roll; the features and benefits of tensioned web coating developed and practiced by B&W MEGTEC; flotation drying technology that ensures proper web handling and heat transfer; and the simultaneous two-sided coating process developed and practiced by B&W MEGTEC.