2019 Nobel prize in chemistry awarded to John B Goodenough, Stanley Whittingham, Akira Yoshino for work on lithium-ion batteries
Wednesday, 9 October 2019 () Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in Stockholm announced on Wednesday that John B Goodenough of the University of Texas at Austin, M Stanley Whittingham of Binghamton University and Akira Yoshino of Meijo University will receive equal shares of the 9 million Swedish kronor (£74o,000) prize.
Nobel Prize in Chemistry Is
Awarded for Lithium-Ion Batteries.
Three scientists — John
B. Goodenough, Akira Yoshino
and M. Stanley Whittingham —
were awarded the prize.
Lithium-ion batteries are used globally to power the portable electronics that we use to communicate, work, study, listen...