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University team charged over new microbattery potential

University team charged over new microbattery potential

December 3, 2014


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In the not-so-distant future, students who have been waiting hours for a cellphone battery to recharge may only need to wait for mere minutes. The departments of mechanical engineering and materials science and engineering are collaborating to create a lithium-ion microbattery that could charge up to 1...

Illinois volleyball to host Big Ten-leading Purdue

Illinois volleyball to host Big Ten-leading Purdue

By By: Stephen Bourbon

October 23, 2014


Filed under Sports

The Illinois volleyball team knows what is at stake this weekend. When state border rivals Indiana and Purdue come to Huff Hall this weekend, the Illini (14-5, 6-2 Big Ten) will have a chance to usurp the Boilermakers (17-3, 7-1) at the top of the conference. Before that, however, the Illini will be...