LEDs made from 'wonder material' perovskite
(Phys.org) —Colourful LEDs made from a material known as perovskite could lead to LED displays which are both cheaper and easier to manufacture in future.
Small-molecule solar cells get 50% increase in efficiency with optical spacer
Eco-friendly 'pre-fab nanoparticles' could revolutionize nano manufacturing
A team of materials chemists, polymer scientists, device physicists and others at the University of Massachusetts Amherst today report a breakthrough technique for controlling molecular assembly of nanoparticles ...
Multijunction solar cell could exceed 50% efficiency goal
Inverted polymer solar cell efficiency sets world record
On a clear day: Noise-induced quantum coherence increases photosynthetic yield
New two-dimensional semiconductor has ideal band gap for solar harvesting
'Superstructured' solar cells achieve record efficiency of 10.9%
Dopant gives graphene solar cells highest efficiency yet
Synergistic effect discovered in layered quantum dot solar cells
Blunt nanostructures could make high-efficiency solar cells easier to fabricate
Quantum dots with built-in charge boost solar cell efficiency by 50%
New connection between stacked solar cells can handle energy of 70,000 suns
(Phys.org) —North Carolina State University researchers have come up with a new technique for improving the connections between stacked solar cells, which should improve the overall efficiency of solar ...
Self-cooling solar cells boost power, last longer
Scientists may have overcome one of the major hurdles in developing high-efficiency, long-lasting solar cells—keeping them cool, even in the blistering heat of the noonday Sun.