Nobel Prize in Chemistry Honours Breakthroughs in Lithium-Ion Batteries

(Left to right) John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham, and Akira Yoshino If you’re reading this on a cellphone or laptop computer, you might thank the three winners of this year’s Nobel Prize in chemistry for their work on lithium-ion batteries. The batteries power cellphones, laptops, electric cars and countless other devices of modern life,…