American Chemical Society

Lithium-ion battery technology topic of dozens of new scientific reports this week

With lithium-ion batteries in the news for grounding the Boeing 787 Dreamliner fleet — and as a fixture in many consumer electronics products — li-ion technology is the topic of dozens of potentially newsworthy scientific reports that begin here today..

The presentations are part of the 245th National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society, the world's largest scientific society.

Abstracts of some key reports scheduled for the meeting appear below.