The Nobel Prize in chemistry has been awarded to John Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino for their work developing lithium-ion batteries. Each scientist made a discovery that contributed to the availability of commercial rechargeable batteries.
Lithium-ion battery scientists win chemistry Nobel
Sign up for Sigma Xi SmartBrief
News on scientific research and innovation
Get the intelligence you need: news and information that is changing your industry today, hand-curated by our professional editors from thousands of sources and delivered straight to your inbox.