Silicon Anodes

Charged Up at the Battery Show

In my role as Research Scientist with The Coretec Group, I was excited to learn more broadly about state-of-the-art approaches to battery development and identify by what benchmarks experts in the field determine success in a battery.… Read More »

Industry Tech Preview at The Detroit Auto Show

The Detroit Auto Show provided interesting insights into the future of the automotive industry, particularly electric vehicles. The resounding theme throughout the show was the evolution from internal combustion engines (ICE) to electric. The movement toward EV cars was evident by the way they showcased EVs and emphasized emerging EV technology.… Read More »

What We Found Most Exciting at the PlugVolt Battery Seminar 2022

Most players in this ecosystem acknowledge the very real tension between the anticipated increased demand for electric vehicles (and the associated batteries needed to power them) and the current supply chain issues. Strategies that were discussed to attempt to address this tension mainly included innovations in battery technologies needed to increase performance.… Read More »

International Battery Seminar Shines Light on Silicon Anodes as Next Evolutionary Step for Lithium-ion Batteries

In my role as VP of Partnerships and Innovation, I am always attempting to understand current technology and market trends related to The Coretec Group’s products, and most recently, trends related to battery development as it relates to electrification. To that end, I recently attended the International Battery Seminar and Conference in Orlando, Florida. Here are my main takeaways:… Read More »

Bridging the Gap: Advancing America’s Battery Manufacturing and Supply Chain

The widespread push for electrification is driving demand for greater supplies of lithium-based batteries to power electric vehicles and expand stationary power storage. Recognizing that incremental changes to the status quo will not be enough to satisfy demand, the U.S. Department of Energy is encouraging government and industry collaboration to expand the domestic battery supply chain.… Read More »

Research Scientist Joins The Coretec Group

I attended the “TechBlick Battery Materials: Next-Gen and Beyond Lithium Ion” virtual conference in order to understand current efforts to develop the kinds of lithium-ion batteries needed for electrification.… Read More »