Topic: John Goodenough

UT Austin's John B. Goodenough Wins Engineering's Highest Honor for Pioneering Lithium-Ion Battery

Jan. 6, 2014

The National Academy of Engineering (NAE) will bestow John B. Goodenough of The University of Texas at Austin with the highest honor in the engineering profession for the groundbreaking creation of the lithium-ion battery.

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Tower Shines for National Academies Inductees

May 7, 2013
Tower Shines for National Academies Inductees

Five university professors and two alumni have been inducted into three national academies. May 7 the Tower glows orange in their honor.

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Goodenough, Bard Win National Medals of Science

Feb. 11, 2013
Goodenough, Bard Win National Medals of Science

President Obama awarded medals to not one but TWO University of Texas at Austin scientists! The tower will be lit Feb. 12 in their honor. Learn more.

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UT in the News: Tracking Sand, Creating Vaccinations

Jan. 29, 2013
UT in the News: Tracking Sand, Creating Vaccinations

The Jackson School's Jamie Austin and John Goff (from left) are among many UT scholars in demand by the media. Check out recent stories that quote our faculty.

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Two Professors to Receive National Medal of Science

Jan. 4, 2013

Allen Bard, in the College of Natural Sciences, and John Goodenough, in the Cockrell School of Engineering, are two of 12 eminent researchers who will receive the National Medal of Science this year, bringing the university's overall total to five since 1962.

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