Carbon aerogel synthesis

Constituent material synthesis

The main constituents of a structural supercapacitor composite include the electrodes/reinforcement, multifunctional matrix (structural electrolyte), separator and current collector.

Research 2

Electrochemical and mechanical testing

Testing and characterisation

To evaluate both electrochemical and mechanical material properties requires diverse expertise within the group. Improving these multifunctional properties are a challenge and an exciting area of investigation.

Battery car

Multifunctional design

Case studies for application and implementation of structural power composites is highlighting how these structures will impact daily-life as we create, store and consume energy differently.