How can we use biomaterials in lithium-ion batteries? Hang-Ah and Young Jo show that you can use melanins to selectively separate Mg from Li, a key step in sourcing raw materials for LIBs. See the full paper here.
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A collaboration with Kris Matyjaszewski and researchers from Peking University results in an exciting discovery published in ACS Nano where brittle conducting polymers are fashioned into intrinsically elastomeric conductors.
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Young Jo’s work on melanin-inspired batteries is covered by Phys.org
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