The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2019 was awarded jointly to John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino "for the development of lithium-ion batteries." This was reported on the official website of the Nobel Prize.
The 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry has been awarded to John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino “for the development of lithium-ion batteries,” says the message on Twitter.
As it was reported earlier, the 2019 Nobel Prize in medicine is awarded to three scientists. Their names are William G. Kaelin Jr. (USA), Sir Peter J. Ratcliffe (Great Britain) and Gregg L. Semenza (USA). The scientists discovered how cells can sense and adapt to changing oxygen availability.