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Discovery of a 'Dark State' Could Mean a Brighter Future for Solar Energy

 
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Discovery of a 'Dark State' Could Mean a Brighter Future for Solar Energy
[link to www.sciencedaily.com]

The efficiency of conventional solar cells could be significantly increased, according to new research on the mechanisms of solar energy conversion led by chemist Xiaoyang Zhu at The University of Texas at Austin.

Zhu and his team have discovered that it's possible to double the number of electrons harvested from one photon of sunlight using an organic plastic semiconductor material.





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