U.S. Army and Applied Nanotech jump on silicon anode bandwagon

March 03, 2010 | Analyst Insight

The U.S. Army is granting another $100,000 to Applied Nanotech (see the October 26, 2009 LRNJ) to develop a silicon nanoparticle-based anode for lithium-ion batteries (LIBs). While silicon has theoretical energy capacities...