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...
Article - 19 Dec 2006
Can nanotechnology overcome the cost burdens of solar cells and come up with a clean, green, highly efficient renewable electricity souce.
Article - 12 Apr 2011
Organic solar cells has been considered a viable solar energy option due to their light weight, low production costs and flexibility. The barrier to their use is their poor efficiency. The PeakForce...
Article - 4 Oct 2018
With growing energy needs worldwide, it is essential to develop sustainable photovoltaic (PV) technologies.
News - 1 Sep 2008
IMEC, Europe's leading independent nanoelectronics research institute and Plextronics, Inc., an international technology company specializing in printed solar, lighting and other organic...
Article - 17 Jun 2015
After the introduction of the TappingMode™, Bruker’s exclusive PeakForce Tapping® is a very important scientific advancement in atomic force microscope (AFM) technology.
News - 28 Jan 2016
Organic/polymer solar cells represent the most important direction for green energy in the future. Fullerene electron acceptors have been widely used in organic/polymer solar cells as well as...
News - 3 Apr 2010
A multidisciplinary research team at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has found that an organic semiconductor may be a viable candidate for creating large-area electronics,...
News - 31 Mar 2010
A multidisciplinary research team at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has found* that an organic semiconductor may be a viable candidate for creating large-area electronics,...
Article - 1 Jul 2010
OPV materials are an emerging alternative technology for converting sunlight into electricity. OPVs are potentially very inexpensive to process, highly scalable in terms of manufacturing, and...