Building a Better Battery through the Ohio Federal Research Network

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Whether it’s for a cell phone, laptop, or camera, people always complain about their batteries. The problems remain the same – the amount of time needed between recharge as well as the overall life of the battery itself.

Dr. Yu Zhu, an assistant professor of polymer science from the University of Akron, is leading a project to fix those problems and build a better battery.