A look at how nanotechnology benefits solar cells, water treatment, wind turbines and other clean energy applications
Nov 27, 2014
Although theory suggests graphene is impermeable to protons, recent experiments show proton conductance of a single layer may be high.
Jul 7, 2014
New theory could help enhance solar-energy conversion in photovoltaic devices and make better photocatalysts.
May 7, 2014
First observations of an induced "waving potential" when graphene is dipped into an ionic solution suggests possible applications in self-powered sensors and monitors, as well as in remote ocean devices.
Mar 22, 2014
The enhanced light absorption in single silicon nanowires does prevail when scaled up into nanowire arrays
Nov 18, 2014
Hybrid anti-reflective surfaces show great potential in solar-cell applications.
Nov 17, 2014
Understanding surface roughness for more efficient devices.
Nov 6, 2014
Incorporating carbon nanotubes into two-dimensional MoS2 for high-performance hydrogen evolution.
Nov 3, 2014
Balancing strain in semiconductors improves photovoltaic properties.
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