stanford ovshinsky 1922 2012
stanford ovshinsky 1922 2012 stanford ovshinsky 1922 2012
oct 22, 2012

stanford ovshinsky 1922 2012

stanford ovshinsky 1922-2012 image © glenn trieststanford ovshinsky, the man best known for inventing the nickel-metal hydride (Ni-MH) battery has passed away on october 17, 2012 at the age of 89 at his home in bloomfield hills, michigan.

as early as the 1950’s, ovshinsky was researching and proposing the implementation of hydrogen-based fuel cells as an alternative to internal combustion engines. his creation of Ni-MH, helped power the technologies behind hybrid automobile engines and most consumer electronic items such as laptops and cellphones. in the 90’s his company provided the batteries for general motors’ first ‘EV1’ electric car, which now has paved the way for clean transportation systems. in his latest years, he had devoted himself to the development of photovoltaic panels, which could convert sunlight to electricity.

the world’s first hybrid-electric vehicle, which utilized ovshinsky’s Ni-MH battery technology

clean energy battery: portrait stanford ovshinsky video

  • He is a nice guy and make sth good for mankind, but the world leaders and corporations are not, they want to use gas and oil. so they can stay in power control us

    GM Motor says:
  • To honor his memory properly, you should know that he invented the nickel metal *hydride* battery, not the nickel metal hybrid battery.

    Doc Reality says:

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