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Exploding batteries filmed in 3D

28 April 2015

New research by Donal Finegan and Dr Paul Shearing (both UCL Chemical Engineering) shows for the first time what happens when lithium-ion batteries overheat and explode, which could help engineers improve their design and make them safer for transport. Read: BBC News, More: Daily Mail, The Engineer, Chemistry World, Wired, UCL News