Topic: John Goodenough

Goodenough Introduces New Battery Technology

Feb. 28, 2017
John Goodenough

John Goodenough and his team have developed the first all-solid-state battery cells that could lead to safer, faster-charging, longer-lasting rechargeable batteries.

 

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Goodenough Receives Prestigious Global Innovation Prize

Oct. 13, 2015
John B. Goodenough

John B. Goodenough will receive the Samson Prize, totaling $1 million. It is the world’s largest monetary prize awarded in the field of alternative fuels and is granted to scientists who have made critical advancements.

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New Cathode Material Discovered for Sodium-Ion Batteries

Sept. 24, 2015
John Goodenough

Professor John Goodenough, the inventor of the lithium-ion battery, and his team have identified a new cathode material, presenting a significant advancement in the race to develop a commercially viable sodium-ion battery.

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Raise the (Solar) Roof: Students Building Solar Home

Feb. 23, 2015
Raise the (Solar) Roof: Students Building Solar Home

UT students were selected to design a solar-powered home for a U.S. Department of Energy competition. "Nexushaus" will address broad sustainability and affordability issues, and it's only one of the solar projects powered by Longhorns.

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Five Great UT Ideas

Sept. 8, 2014
Five Great UT Ideas

From 3-D printing to a battery used by millions, these inventions from UT researchers are worth knowing about. 

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