The study findings have been published ahead of their official publication in the online version of Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. on August 28, 2023.
Abstract Conventional solid electrolyte frameworks typically consist of anions such as sulphur, oxygen, chlorine, and others, leading to inherent limitations in their properties. Despite the emergence of sulphide, oxide, and halide-based so... Read More
Professor Chajoong Kim and his design team at UNIST honored with the 'IDEA 2023' Bronze Award in the category of Concepts & Speculative Design.
The design concept of a disaster alert balloon, capable of changing its color like a chameleon, has been honored for its design excellence at the internationally renowned International Design Excellence Award (IDEA) 2023. The awarded concep... Read More
The study findings have been published in the Nature Energy on August 28, 2023.
Abstract Silicon is a promising alternative to the conventional graphite anode in high-energy lithium-ion batteries owing to its high gravimetric capacity. However, intrinsic issues, such as severe volume expansion during cycling, have plag... Read More
Breakthrough in Redox Flow Battery Performance, Paving the Way for Cost-Effective Energy Storage Solutions
The study findings have been published online ahead of their official publication in the Adv. Energy Mater. and ACS Energy Lett. on July 7 and August 8, 2023, respectively.
A series of groundbreaking advancements in materials have recently emerged, promising a significant boost in the performance of redox flow batteries. These developments are anticipated to serve as a cornerstone for the development of new an... Read More
New Study Unveils Direct Synthesis of FCMs via Solid-State Mechanochemical Reaction Between Graphite and PTFE
The study findings have been published ahead of their official publication in the online version of Advanced Functional Materials on July 27, 2023.
Abstract Fluorinated carbon materials (FCMs) have received significant attention, because of their exceptional stability, which is associated with the strong C-F bonding, the strongest among carbon single bonds. However, the fluorination of... Read More
The study findings have been published in the July 2023 version of Advanced Materials.
Abstract Efficient electrochemical hydrogen production and biomass refinery are crucial for the decarbonization of various sectors. However, their energy-intensive nature and low efficiency have hindered their practical application. In this... Read More
The study findings have been published ahead of their official publication in the online version of Adv. Mater. on July 3, 2023.
Abstract The majority of waste-heat energy exists in the form of low-grade heat (<100 °C), which is immensely difficult to convert into usable energy using conventional energy-harvesting systems. Thermally regenerative electrochemical cy... Read More
Researchers Develop Revolutionary Stretchable and Self-Healing Polymer with High Ionic Thermoelectric Efficiency
The study findings have been published in Nature Communications on June 5, 2023.
A team of researchers, led by Professor Sung-Yeon Jang at UNIST’s School of Energy and Chemical Engineering has achieved a significant breakthrough with the development of a groundbreaking stretchable and self-healing polymer. This in... Read More
The study findings have been published ahead of their official publication in the online version of J. Mater. Chem. A on May 29, 2023.
Sodium (Na)-ion batteries are rapidly gaining attention as the next-generation solution to replace lithium-ion batteries due to their lower production cost and similar battery systems. In a significant breakthrough, Professor Hyun-Wook Lee... Read More