Congrats to Chengcheng for winning the Graduate Student Award in MRS 2019!


This week Dr. John B. Goodenough and Dr. M. Stanley Whittingham will get the medal from the Sweden King and Queen!

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Our group has publicly launched a new startup UNIGRID Battery at the SPEC Summit. With Darren H.S. Tan as the CTO, attendees were treated to a live demonstration of the all solid-state battery prototype, cutting the pouch type battery during operation at the summit. LESC alumni Dr. Haodong Liu also unveiled the startup company TyFast, […]

Victory of Lithium-Ion Battery! Nobel Prize in Chemistry (2019) awarded for rechargeable lithium-ion batteries

The 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry has been awarded to Dr. John B. Goodenough, Dr. M. Stanley Whittingham and Dr. Akira Yoshino for their research in improving battery technology. Sincerest congratulations to these three pioneers in lithium-ion battery!  Picture from twitter @The Nobel Prize

Co-precipitation technique to synthesize sodium cathode materials – video from sodium ion battery team in LESC

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Our work published in Nature is featured by Jacobs School of Engineering, UC San Diego! Congrats to Chengcheng!

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