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Tracking exploding Lithium-ion batteries in real-time

What happens when lithium-ion batteries overheat and explode has been tracked inside and out for the first time by a UCL-led team using sophisticated 3D imaging.

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Video: Understanding how Lithium-ion batteries fail 

UCL in the media

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Britain is falling behind in solar energy while other nations surge ahead

Professor Michael Grubb (UCL Bartlett School of Environment, Energy & Resources) says "a capricious and politicised UK energy policy” could deter investment in British energy as a whole. Read: Telegraph More...

UCL Opinion

Opinion and comment from UCL academics in the media

My laboratory would fall apart if Britain left the EU

While the latest immigration figures are grabbing the headlines, researchers like me are trying to not think about their potential political repercussions, writes Professor Stephen Moss (UCL Ophthalmology) in the Guardian Higher Education Network.