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Contact: David Ruth
david@rice.edu
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Rice University

Flex (3 of 3)

Caption: Nickel-fluoride electrodes around a solid electrolyte are an effective energy storage device that combines the best qualities of batteries and supercapacitors, according to Rice University researchers. The electrodes are plated onto a gold and polymer backing (which can be removed) and made porous through a chemical etching process.

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Related news release: Flexible battery, no lithium required


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