Posts Tagged ‘carbon-nanotube’

More Efficient Solar Cells Made From Carbon Nanotubes

Monday, September 21, 2009 18:04 No Comments

Scientists from the Cornell University have created the basic element of a solar cell made from carbon nanotubes, that proves to be more much more efficient at transforming the energy from the sun into electricity.

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A new way to improve the efficiency of lithium-ion batteries

Tuesday, February 10, 2009 8:46 No Comments

This discovery was made by a group of researchers at Rice University which have founded a new way to improve the efficiency of lithium-ion batteries: use carbon-nanotube/metal-oxide arrays as electrode material.

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