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Title: High power and high energy electrodes using carbon nanotubes

An electrode useful in an energy storage system, such as a capacitor, includes an electrode that includes at least one to a plurality of layers of compressed carbon nanotube aggregate. Methods of fabrication are provided. The resulting electrode exhibits superior electrical performance in terms of gravimetric and volumetric power density.
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FASTCAP Systems Corporation (Boston, MA) ARPA-E
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Patent File Date: 2012 Aug 16
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FASTCAP Systems Corporation, Boston, MA (United States)
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United States

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