Electrolytes made from liquefied gas enable batteries to run at ultra-low temperatures

New electrolytes made from liquefied gas enable lithium batteries and electrochemical capacitors to run at extremely cold temperatures. Image: David Baillot/UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering

Compatible electrolyte for lithium metal anodes

Left to right: Yangyuchen Yang and Cyrus Rustomji are part of the UC San Diego team that developed the cold hardy electrolytes. Image: David Baillot/UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering

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