Lithium Ion Rechargeable Batteries: Materials, Technology, and New Applications
Copyright © 2009 Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA
Editor(s): Kazunori Ozawa
Print ISBN: 9783527319831
Online ISBN: 9783527629022
About the Author
Kazunori Ozawa is President and CEO of Enax Inc. in Tokyo, Japan. Having studied physics and metallurgy at Tokyo and Pennsylvania Universities, he obtained his doctoral degree of engineering from Tohoku University with research on magnetic thin films. He spent most of his career working at the Sony Corporation in the field of ceramics, magnetic materials and batteries. He founded ENAX, Inc. in 1996, a specialist lithium ion battery company based in Tokyo that cooperates with numerous well-known international corporations. In 1994 he received both the Technology Paper Award from the Electrochemical Society (ECS) in Japan and the United States' ECS Technology Award, as well as in 2006 the IBA Technology Award.