Innovators in battery technology : profiles of 95 influential electrochemists / Kevin Desmond ; foreword by Michael Halls.
By: Desmond, Kevin.Material type: BookPublisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., c2016Description: viii, 271 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, plans, portraits ; 26 centimetres.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780786499335 (softcover : alk. paper).Subject(s): Chemists -- Biography | Electrochemistry -- History | Electric batteries -- History | Energy storage -- Research -- HistorySummary: "This biographical dictionary profiles 85 electrochemists from 19 nations who during the past 270 years have researched and developed efficient batteries and energy cells. Each entry traces the subject's origin, education, discoveries and patents, hobbies and family life. The breakthroughs of early innovators are cataloged and the work of living scientists and technicians is brought up to date"-- Provided by publisher.
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|Book (Not for loan)||Science Museum London Dana Research Centre Library: Books||Science & Technology Studies Collection||92:541.13 DESMOND (Browse shelf)||Not For Loan||2402380091|
Includes bibliographical references and index.