Russia honors Japanese lithium-ion scientist Akira Yoshino

National Jun 23, 2013

Russia honors Japanese lithium-ion scientist Akira Yoshino

Scientist Akira Yoshino has been awarded this year's Global Energy Prize by Russia for his development of the lithium-ion battery technology widely used in mobile phones and electric vehicles. The award, which some call Russia's Nobel Prize, was presented to the 65-year-old fellow at Asahi ...