Nobel 2019: we know the names of the winners in chemistry
Prize Nobel Prize in chemistry 2019 rewards the development of a lithium-ion battery. This light, rechargeable and efficient battery is now used in everything from cell phones to laptops and electric vehicles. It can also store significant amounts of energy from solar and wind energy, allowing it to become independent of fossil fuels – this is part of the justification of the Nobel Committee, which this year awarded three scientists. Gentlemen will share (hopefully equally) 9 million. Swedish crowns (approx. PLN 830 thousand)
Yesterday the Nobel Prize in physics was awarded, and on Monday in medicine and physiology. We are ahead of tomorrow with awarding prizes for outstanding literary achievements, and Friday Nobel Peace Prizes (we wrote about the principles of nominating for this particular award in our cover article). On Monday, October 14, in Stockholm, we will meet the Nobel Prize winner in economics.