Visit to the NRC materials lab in Ottawa

Visit to the NRC materials lab in Ottawa

Visit to the NRC materials lab in Ottawa

Had a fascinating tour of the National Research Council of Canada materials lab. They are doing cutting edge R&D on the batteries that will energize your future.

The following pics are current collectors being made from various conductive materials and formulations, into coin cells for testing. The title pic is a machine called an XPS also known as an X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy.