Perovskite

Nature

NEWS AND VIEWS<p>Rule-breaking perovskites<p>A material from the perovskite family of semiconductors emits light much more efficiently than expected. The …

PubMed

Alternative to silicon offers cheaper solar power

The ability to transform the energy of the sun into electricity has already changed energy markets around the world. Last year more than 90 gigawatts …

Clean Energy

Standardizing perovskite aging measurements

Perovskite solar cells are an alternative to conventional silicon solar cells, and are poised to overtake the market with their high power-conversion …

Clean Energy

EGEB: Climate change rap, Oxford PV gets $15M for perovskite factory, more

<i>Electrek Green Energy Brief: A daily technical, financial, and political review/analysis of important green energy news. Featured Image Source.</i><p>Oxford PV granted financing for perovskite serial production – <i>Oxford PV received an EU bank financing of €15m, to support the transfer of its disruptive</i> …

Clean Energy

Stanford solar researchers put contract out to assassin flies – aiming for 26.4% solar cells

Stanford University has found design inspiration with solar cell material perovskites by analyzing the microlenses in the compound eye of an assassin fly. By utilizing the hexagonal substructures of the fly eye – they’ve strengthened and stabilized the nascent solar material.<p>Perovskite is the solar …

Clean Energy

Perovskites Challenge Quantum Dots as Champion Emitters of Light

An international research team from the University of Maryland and ETH Zurich in Switzerland has successfully demonstrated that a nanocrystal of …

Quantum Mechanics

Breakthrough in clean diesel research

A breakthrough in catalysis research by academics at the Universities of St Andrews and Newcastle could lead to the development of clean diesel …

Chemistry

This Rock May Increase Your Internet Speed by 1000%

<b>TECHNOLOGY</b><p>The “miracle material” perovskite could hold the key to ultra-high-speed communications and computing, researchers say. (Forbes and …

Solar Panels

Scientists Discover 'Miracle' Mineral That Could Make Internet 1,000-times Faster

A rare mineral discovered in Russia in the 1830′s could hold the key to boosting internet speeds 1,000 times faster than today. The mineral, perovskite, has a number of incredible properties, many of which scientists are now realizing.<p>Perovskite (CaTiO3) is a calcium titanium oxide mineral, but the …

Engineering

Everything you ever wanted to know about perovskite, Earth’s most abundant type of mineral—that we almost never see

Perovskite is one of the most common crystal structures on the planet, but why is it so interesting to researchers from many scientific disciplines?</i> …

Science

Natural and engineered perovskites

Perovskite is an unremarkable calcium titanium oxide mineral discovered in 1839 with an extremely versatile crystal structure. The compact crystal …

Chemistry

Perovskite in Earth’s deep interior

AAAS login provides access to <i>Science</i> for AAAS members, and access to other journals in the <i>Science</i> family to users who have purchased individual …

Geology

Promises and challenges of perovskite solar cells

AAAS login provides access to <i>Science</i> for AAAS members, and access to other journals in the <i>Science</i> family to users who have purchased individual …

Clean Energy

Perovskites in catalysis and electrocatalysis

Catalysts for chemical and electrochemical reactions underpin many aspects of modern technology and industry, from energy storage and conversion to …

Chemistry

A generic interface to reduce the efficiency-stability-cost gap of perovskite solar cells

AAAS login provides access to <i>Science</i> for AAAS members, and access to other journals in the <i>Science</i> family to users who have purchased individual …

Clean Energy

Ancient Mineral Forged in Earth's Mantle Could Make Internet 1,000-Times Faster

A “miracle material” found deep within the Earth’s mantle could hold the key to ultra-high-speed communications and computing, researchers …

Earth

New path to photovoltaics raises possibility of improved efficiency

<b>A laser-based method of building up films of photovoltaics allows exploitation of delicate metal-organic structures</b><p>Developed at Duke University in …

Chemical Engineering

Scientists Discovered Mineral in Earth's Mantle Could Make Internet 1,000-times Faster

Perovskite was first discovered in the Ural Mountains of Russia. Researchers say it could now hold the key to ultra-fast communications.<p>A “miracle …

Earth

Pricey New Space Age Perovskite Solar Cell Aims For Low-Cost Rooftop Solar Market

<b>Published on</b> October 30th, 2017 | <i>by Tina Casey</i><p>0<p>October 30th, 2017 by <b>Tina Casey</b><p>Researchers at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory and the …

Clean Energy

Scientists identify quantum material that mimics the brain's ability to forget

Biological brains are the most complex and powerful learning machines that scientists know of, and figuring out how they work is one of the great …

The Brain

Samsung Develops X-Ray Detector Material with Low Radiation Exposure

Samsung Electronics today announced that the Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology (SAIT), in collaboration with Sungkyunkwan University in Seoul, …

Clean Energy

Forget about it: A material that mimics the brain

Even as the power of our modern computers grows exponentially, biological systems—like our brains—remain the ultimate learning machines. By finding …

Solar Panels

Bio-Inspired Supercomputer “Forgets” What it Doesn’t Need

ArticleA ‘forgetful’ computer could result in a better computer.Staff Author: Kenny WalterTopics: Technology

Computer Science

Scientists propose method to increase the efficiency of solar batteries

Researchers from Department of Material Sciences, Lomonosov MSU, have determined how changing the ratio of components forming the light-absorbing …

Chemistry

Perovskite breakthrough could brighten solar industry

Perovskite has great industry potential as a much cheaper, more flexible alternative to conventional silicon-based solar cells. But researchers …

Clean Energy

Femtosecond events dictate efficiency of future solar cells

<b>Experiments in the UK and Italy find that perovskite solar cells will need to take advantage of ultrafast events to stretch the limits of their</b> …

Clean Energy

Researchers set time limit for ultrafast perovskite solar cells

Researchers have quantified the astonishingly high speeds at which future solar cells would have to operate in order to stretch what are presently …

Clean Energy

New combination of elements a positive step forwards for KAUST solar centre and Solar panels

Perovskite PV technology has made another small step forward, with the discovery of a new combination between perovskite and glycol, granting better …

Clean Energy

Scientist develop stable solar cell out of flourine

A group of South Korean scientists have developed highly stable and cheap solar cells made out of flourine, a state-run institute said Tuesday<p>The …

Clean Energy

These New Solar Cells Are Modeled After a Fly's Eye

Stanford University researchers may have found a way for perovskites to compete with silicon in the solar panel market<p>Comment on this Story

Clean Energy