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Image credit: When light is absorbed in pentacene, the generated singlet excitons rapidly undergo fission into paris of triplets that can be efficiently transferred onto inorganic nanocrystals. Credit: Maxim Tabachnyk

Hybrid Material May Smash the Ceiling of Solar Cell Efficiency

In the process of photosynthesis, only 10% of the light plants receive from the sun is turned into usable hydrogen to help the reaction. Last summer, some scientists succeeded in reaching world-record 44.7% with a new cell in regard to laboratory efficiency, and their final goal would be 50%. However such record […]

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