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New sensor tech for commercial Lithium-ion batteries finds they can be charged 5 times faster

Researchers at WMG at the University of Warwick have developed a new direct, precise test of Lithium-ion batteries’ internal temperatures and the electrodes potentials and found that the batteries can be safely charged up to five times faster than the current recommended charging limits.

Fri 16 February 2018, 08:44 | Tags: WMG, Engineering, research, Sciences

WMG graduates who worked while studying already promoted

Gordon Harris from Solihull has worked in engineering for almost thirty years, and has just gained long-wished-for academic qualifications – boosting his career – after graduating with the first cohort from the Applied Engineering Programme (AEP) at WMG, University of Warwick.


WMG joins 2 new Faraday battery research projects: part of a £42 million UK initiative

Today, Tuesday January 23rd 2018, the Faraday Institution announced up to £42 million in new government funding to four UK consortia to conduct research aimed at overcoming battery challenges to accelerate the electric vehicle revolution, and WMG at the University of Warwick will be partners in two of those four new consortia.

Tue 23 January 2018, 10:19 | Tags: WMG, Engineering, Business, Business Members

Electric vehicle experts to answer public’s questions at Warwick

Get your questions about electric cars and the future of British transport answered by leading experts in academia and industry at the University of Warwick next week.


Young engineers build own electric kit car with WMG

WMG at the University of Warwick will be lending a hand to budding young engineers from The Richard Crosse C of E Primary School in Kings Bromley, Staffordshire, in their quest to build and race their very own electric kit car.

Thu 11 January 2018, 12:47 | Tags: Community and region, WMG, Engineering, Academic staff, Sciences, Education

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