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October 19, 2018
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Nanoparticle Breakthrough Could Capture Unseen Light for Solar Energy Conversion

Scientists demonstrate how organic dyes work as antennas to help harness, convert light An international team of scientists has demonstrated a breakthrough in the design and function of nanoparticles that could make solar panels more efficient by converting light usually … Continue reading

December 12, 2012
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Seeing in Color at the Nanoscale

Berkeley Lab scientists develop a new nanotech tool to probe solar-energy conversion If nanoscience were television, we’d be in the 1950s. Although scientists can make and manipulate nanoscale objects with increasingly awesome control, they are limited to black-and-white imagery for … Continue reading

April 24, 2012
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For Display Ads, Being Seen Matters More than Being Clicked

New Research from Pretarget and comScore Suggests that Buyer Conversion is More Highly Correlated with Ad Viewability and Hover than with Clicks or Gross Impressions SAN FRANCISCO and RESTON, VA, April 24, 2012 – comScore, Inc., a leader in measuring … Continue reading

February 18, 2012
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UCLA Engineers Create Tandem Polymer Solar Cells That Set Record For Energy-Conversion

In the effort to convert sunlight into electricity, photovoltaic solar cells that use conductive organic polymers for light absorption and conversion have shown great potential. Organic polymers can be produced in high volumes at low cost, resulting in photovoltaic devices … Continue reading

September 1, 2010
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Listen up! U-M Experiment Records Ultrafast Chemical Reaction with Vibrational Echoes

ANN ARBOR, Mich. — To watch a magician transform a vase of flowers into a rabbit, it’s best to have a front-row seat. Likewise, for chemical transformations in solution, the best view belongs to the molecular spectators closest to the … Continue reading