The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2019
Born: 30 January 1948, Suita, Japan
Affiliation at the time of the award: Meijo University, Nagoya, Japan, Asahi Kasei Corporation, Tokyo, Japan
Prize motivation: "for the development of lithium-ion batteries."
Prize share: 1/3
Their work and discoveries range from how cells adapt to changes in levels of oxygen to our ability to fight global poverty.
See them all presented here.