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Old 05-06-2019, 09:11 PM   #151 (permalink)
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Professor John B. Goodenough donates 500.000 dollars to the University of Porto (Portugal) to support Maria Helena Braga's project of new battery.

https://noticias.up.pt/pai-das-bater...de-engenharia/


What a generous man.

He didn't got rich with his original litihum battery. This 500.000 dollars probably came from this 2015 million dollar prize.

https://news.utexas.edu/2015/10/13/g...ovation-prize/


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Old 05-06-2019, 10:17 PM   #152 (permalink)
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Maybe that will shake the box.
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I took a pass through phys.org and it looks like the hot thing is catholytes:

phys.org/news:Graphene sponge helps lithium sulphur batteries reach new potential by Chalmers University of Technology

techxplore.com/news:Could a seawater battery help end our dependence on lithium? by American Chemical Society

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