News - 22 May 2009
SANYO Electric Co., Ltd. (SANYO) announced today it has broken its own record for the world’s highest energy conversion efficiency in practical size (100 cm2 or more) crystalline silicon-type...
News - 8 Jul 2008
According to NanoMarkets, a leading industry analyst firm based here, the thin-film photovoltaics (TFPV) market will produce the equivalent of 26 gigawatts (GW) by 2015 and will generate well over $20...
News - 6 May 2008
DuPont today announced it will soon begin construction on a research center in Hong Kong and a manufacturing facility in Shenzhen to support the rapidly growing photovoltaic (PV) solar energy...
Article - 13 Jul 2022
Learn more about how EXRD and EDXRF can be used to investigate to CIGS solar cell.
News - 15 Oct 2021
Weaving intricate, microscopic patterns of crystal or glass is now possible thanks to engineers at Rice University.
Rice materials scientists are creating nanostructures of silica with a...
News - 27 Sep 2021
The fabrication of large-scale periodic nanostructures on surfaces is of paramount importance in nanotechnology and materials science. The common techniques such as photolithography, electron-beam...
News - 1 Apr 2020
Marking a new phase of its strategy to serve customers in the precision optics industry, SOLAYER reported today that it is now mass-producing standardized models of its high-precision...
News - 31 Jul 2019
Progress in organic phosphorescent materials is paving the way for new opportunities using organic light-emitting diodes in combined electronics and light applications, including optical fibers,...
News - 29 Mar 2014
Commercial silicon-based solar cells - such as those seen on the roofs of houses across the country - operate at about 20% efficiency for converting the Sun's rays into electrical energy. It's...
News - 27 Jan 2010
A recent survey of solar cell/photovoltaic device researchers and manufacturers working in government, university-based, and corporate labs and manufacturing facilities indicates distinct differences...