News - 30 Jul 2013
Fluorescent tetrapod nanocrystals could light the way to the future design of stronger polymer nanocomposites. A team of researchers with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)’s Lawrence Berkeley...
News - 2 Nov 2010
Sue Carter, a professor of physics at the University of California, Santa Cruz, is pursuing a variety of strategies to develop cheaper and more efficient solar cells. She was awarded five new grants...
Article - 14 Jan 2020
The area of electronics that focuses on the development of both light-emitting and light-detecting devices is known as optoelectronics.
News - 30 Jul 2015
More luminous and energy efficient than LEDs, white lasers look to be the future in lighting and light-based wireless communication
While lasers were invented in 1960 and are commonly used in...
News - 8 Jun 2010
As part of its solar power growth strategy, Saint-Gobain has announced that its subsidiary Avancis, will be building a new plant to produce photovoltaic (PV) modules to cover the roofs of...
News - 10 May 2010
Spire Corporation (Nasdaq: SPIR), an American global solar company providing capital equipment and turnkey production lines to manufacture photovoltaic (PV) modules, today announced the introduction...
News - 22 Mar 2010
A recent advance by Arizona State University researchers in developing nanowires could lead to more efficient photovoltaic cells for generating energy from sunlight, and to better light-emitting...
News - 17 Feb 2010
A German team of scientists has developed a technique to treat nanoparticle surfaces. This treatment boosts the efficiency of organic solar cells. Presented in the journal Applied Physics Letters, the...
Article - 5 Dec 2003
University of California, Berkeley, chemists have found a way to make cheap plastic solar cells flexible enough to paint onto any surface and potentially able to provide electricity for wearable...
News - 22 Jan 2016
With an investment of more than 500 000 euros, the new facilities will allow the manufacture of all kinds and forms of graphene as well as the development of electronic nanodevices for IoT (Internet...