Supercapacitor Electrodes from MoS2, Carbon Nanotubes, and Metal-organic Framework

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2022-CHOI-69570
Researchers at Purdue University have developed composite electrodes to improve the energy density of supercapacitors. This hybrid electrode framework demonstrates a specific capacitance over 262 F/g and an energy density of ~52.4 Wh/kg while keeping a high power density (~3680 W/kg). Another advantage of this electrode is its high durability, maintaining high capacitance retention over 50,000 charge/discharge cycles. This technology has applications in energy storage solutions and takes an important step towards bridging the gap between the energy density differential between capacitors and batteries.

Advantages:
- High energy and power density
- High durability shown over 50,000 cycles

Applications:
- Energy Storage Systems

Technology Validation:
This technology has been validated through laboratory experimentation.
Dec 13, 2021
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United States
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