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2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry awarded to 3 scientists for development of lithium-ion batteries

WorldNews Wednesday, 9 October 2019
2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry awarded to 3 scientists for development of lithium-ion batteriesThe 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry has been jointly awarded to John B Goodenough of the US, Britain’s M Stanley Whittingham and Japan’s Akira Yoshino for the development of lithium-ion batteries, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences announced on Wednesday. Advertising The lithium-ion batteries have reshaped energy storage and transformed cars, mobile phones and many other devices in an increasingly portable and electronic world. The award was announced by Göran K Hansson, Secretary General of The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. WATCH LIVE: Join us for the 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry announcement. Hear the breaking news first – see the live coverage from 11:45am CEST. Where...
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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 to...

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