A rechargeable printed battery with screen printing technologies

Primary printed batteries (unrechargeable single-use) such as zinc-manganese batteries are already available on the market thanks to several companies like Power Paper, KSW-Microtec, Blue spark technologies, Enfucell. However these batteries have a low electric potential and are not rechargeable.   Secondary printed batteries are rechargeable and have been produced during the BASMATI project, a European-funded… Read More »

The open access to publications obligations in Horizon 2020

Recently, Mr. Robert-Jan Smits, Director-General of DG for Research and Innovation of the European Commission, published an open letter and sent it to all Horizon 2020 participants about the open access to publications obligations in Horizon 2020.   He is pointing to the fact that scientific publications produced with public funding is beneficial for everybody.… Read More »