Lithium-ion batteries have revolutionised our lives and are used in everything from mobile phones to laptops and electric vehicles. Through their work, this year’s Chemistry Laureates have laid the foundation of a wireless, fossil fuel-free society.#NobelPrize pic.twitter.com/KXVfXlUT4B— The Nobel Prize (@NobelPrize) October 9, 2019
Scientists namely John B Goodenough, Stanley Whittingham, and Akira Yoshino have been named for 2019’s Noble Prize in chemistry for developing Lithium-Ion Batteries. The development of Lithium battery was a revolutionary invention as it “created the right conditions for a wireless and fossil-fuel-free society,” said the jury.
The Nobel Prize for medicine was announced on Monday and has been conferred to 3 scientists for discovirng how cells adapt to oxygen.
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