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Interesting footnote: "The UT Austin Office of Technology Commercialization is actively negotiating license agreements with multiple companies engaged in a variety of battery-related industry segments."

I recommend the book "The Powerhouse: America, China, and the Great Battery War"[1], it goes into some detail about the legal issues around (one) li-ion design and Thackary's work with/without Goodenough and attribution.

[1] https://www.amazon.com/Powerhouse-America-China-Great-Batter...

Since reading the excerpt about Goodenough[0] from the mentioned book, I was waiting when he will finally announce his new battery tech. Good read.

[0] https://qz.com/338767/the-man-who-brought-us-the-lithium-ion...

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