In the late 1970s, M. Stanley Whittingham was the first to describe the concept of rechargeable lithium-ion batteries, an achievement for which he would share the 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry. Yet even he couldn’t have anticipated the complex materials scien…
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  • Aug 05, 2021

“Founding Father” of Lithium-Ion Batteries Helps Solve Persistent 40-Year Problem With His Invention - SciTechDaily

ByOak Ridge National LaboratoryAugust 4, 2021 The “Founding Father” of lithium-ion batteries used SNS neutrons to confirm coating cathode material (blue) with lithium-free niobium oxide (light green… [+6869 chars]

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