Lithium-Ion Battery Inventor Introduces New Technology for Fast-Charging, Noncombustible Batteries

Signal of change / Lithium-Ion Battery Inventor Introduces New Technology for Fast-Charging, Noncombustible Batteries

By Anna Warrington / 03 Mar 2017

Lithium-Ion Battery Inventor Introduces New Technology for Fast-Charging, Noncombustible Batteries

AUSTIN, Texas - A team of engineers led by 94-year-old John Goodenough, professor in the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin and co-inventor of the lithium-ion battery, has developed the first all-solid-state battery cells that could lead to safer, faster-charging, longer-lasting rechargeable batteries for handheld mobile devices, electric cars and stationary energy storage.



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