Nanoscale Coax solves 'Thick & Thin' solar cell dilemma.

A nano-scale solar cell inspired by the coaxial cable offers greater efficiency than any previously designed nanotech thin film solar cell by resolving the “thick & thin” challenge inherent to capturing light and extracting current for solar power, Boston College researchers report in the current online edition of the journal Physica Status Solidi.

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Source: Boston College

The findings are featured in the online edition of Physica Status Solidi

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