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Makers of lithium-ion battery win Nobel Prize in Chemistry: Here's all you need to know

October 09, 2019 6:59 pm

The 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry has been awarded to Stanley Whittingham, John Goodenough and Akira Yoshino for the development of the lithium-ion battery. But what is a lithium-ion battery and where all is it used?

2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry awarded to 3 scientists for development of lithium-ion batteries

October 09, 2019 6:22 pm

The 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry has been jointly awarded to John B Goodenough, M Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino for the development of lithium-ion batteries.

After 150 years, is it time to turn the iconic periodic table of elements upside down?

August 29, 2019 1:31 pm

The iconic periodic table of elements, devised by Russian chemist Dmitry Mendeleev, is a two-dimensional array of the chemical elements, ordered by atomic number and arranged 18 across by orbitals.

US, British scientists win Nobel Prize in chemistry

October 03, 2018 6:59 pm

On Tuesday, researchers from the United States, Canada and France were awarded the physics prize for advances in laser technologies. The winner of the Nobel Peace Prize is to be announced Friday. No literature prize will be awarded this year.

Indian-American, Purnendu Dasgupta, wins prestigious chemistry award

February 21, 2015 4:36 pm

Purnendu Dasgupta is a Jenkins Garrett professor of chemistry at The University of Texas at Arlington.

Strong chemistry

October 17, 2014 1:00 am

There have been many actors in the past who are remembered for their chemistry with their co-stars which is translated on the silver screen

Chemistry Meter: Ranveer-Deepika on top,will Aamir-Katrina do the same with 'Dhoom 3'

November 08, 2013 1:29 am

They say chemistry is between characters and not actors.

Badal flags off mobile labs for schoolchildren

April 08, 2014 4:16 pm

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Wednesday flagged off the first-of-its-kind mobile laboratory that will tour the state’s rural areas and impart lessons on computers,physics and chemistry

DTE releases merit list for CAP,leaves some students displeased

June 18, 2013 2:15 am

The provisional merit list for the Centralised Admission Process (CAP) rounds for admission to engineering and technology degree courses for 2013-2014 has been released by the Directorate of Technical Education (DTE),without considering applications from candidates,who have benefited from the directorate’s decision to take Chemistry as an optional subject in Class XII for taking part in CAP.

St Stephen’s College rescinds decision to remove 50 undergraduate seats

May 20, 2013 1:24 am

Days after its governing body decided to drop fifty undergraduate seats,St Stephen’s College on Monday said that those seats had been re-appropriated.


To honour the filling up of the periodic table's 7th row, look at here is how the Internet's found uses for the table beyond chemistry

January 04, 2016 4:07 pm

The periodic table's 7th row has finally been filled after the addition 4 more elements. As glorious as that is, there are uses to the table much beyond chemistry — as the Internet shows.