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The lithium-ion battery (LIB) has become ubiquitous in our daily lives. The inventor of the LIB is Dr. Akira Yoshino, Honorary Fellow of Asahi Kasei. The LIB is a rechargeable battery used in smartphones, electric vehicles, and energy storage systems, as well as a growing range of new applications.

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Asahi Kasei Honorary Fellow Dr. Akira Yoshino tells about the development of the lithium-ion battery (LIB) and encourages young researchers.

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Asahi Kasei Honorary Fellow Akira Yoshino at the Japan Prize Presentation Ceremony

April 18, 2018, Asahi Kasei Honorary Fellow Akira Yoshino at the Japan Prize Presentation Ceremony

Asahi Kasei Honorary Fellow Akira Yoshino chosen for Japan Prize

January 30, 2018, Asahi Kasei Honorary Fellow Akira Yoshino chosen for the Japan Prize

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