Maxwell Technologies Ties With Corning On Ultracapacitors

San Diego-based Maxwell Technologies said Friday that it is in a joint development agreement with Corning Incorporated, to work together on ultracapacitor technologies. Size and terms of the agreement were not announced. According to the two, they will work together to address issues around energy density, lifetime, operating environment, form factor and cost. Maxwell says it brings ultracapacitor cell design, manufacturing, and product design experience to the table, with Corning providing expertise in high-performance materials, analytical capabilities, and other technology.