Battery 500 project, IBM research

Battery 500 project, IBM research

C022/8377 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 25.0MB

Downloadable file size: 3.5MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Battery 500 project, IBM research. Standard coin cell (battery) being tested using the Bio-Logic potentiostat. This is part of the Battery 500 experimental research project at the IBM Almaden Research Center, San Jose, California, USA. The project involves improving batteries used in electric cars. Started in 2009, the project aims to develop a new type of lithium-air battery technology to improve energy density tenfold and increase the amount of energy such batteries can generate and store. A potentiostat is used to characterise batteries as they discharge and recharge. Photographed in 2011.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 2011, 21st century, american, apparatus, battery, battery 500, bio-logic, california, chemistry, close-up, coin cell, detail, efficiency, efficient, electric, electrical, electricity, electrochemical, electrochemistry, energy, environmental science, equipment, european, experiment, experimental, ibm almaden research center, improved, laboratory, lithium batteries, no-one, nobody, north america, north american, potentiostat, power, prototype, research, san jose, technological, technology, test, united states, usa

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.