Congratulations to Richard Sim in Manthiram Lab! Richard was selected to receive a 2020 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship.
Professor Manthiram reflects in Nature Communications on the evolution of lithium-ion battery cathode chemistry that led to the 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for Dr. John B. Goodenough. Read more about this article here: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-020-15355-0.
Congratulations to Amruth Bhargav, a graduate student in Professor Manthiram’s group! Amruth won an award at the UT Mechanical Engineering Spring 2020 Graduate Student Poster Competition.
Congratulations to Jayse Langdon, a graduate student in Professor Manthiram’s group! Jayse received the poster award at this year’s Battery500 review meeting.
Professor Manthiram was recently elected as a member of the World Academy of Ceramics (WAC). The WAC constitutes a center for the International Community directed towards promoting progress in the field of ceramics and fostering a better understanding of the social impact and cultural interactions of ceramics science, technology, history, and art. For more information on the World Academy of Ceramics please visit their webpage.
Professor Manthiram was listed in the 2019 Web of Science Highly Cited Researchers under both Materials Science and Chemistry. See the announcement at the link below.