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  1. Ultra-Sensitive Sensor With Gold Nanoparticle Array
    1/9/2019

    The sensor is made up of a series of gold disk-shaped nanoparticles on a glass slide. The team at Bath discovered that when they shone an infra-red laser at a precise arrangement of the particles, they started to emit unusual amounts of ultra violet (UV) light.

  2. More Efficient Solar Cells Imitate Photosynthesis
    1/9/2019

    The smallest building blocks within the power stations of organisms which get their energy directly from the sun are basically miniature reactors surrounded by collectors which capture photons and forward them to the centre.

  3. TE Connectivity Introduces SOLARLOK PV Edge Junction Box To Improve Installation And Efficiency Of Glass-To-Glass Photovoltaic Panels
    1/9/2019

    TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, announces the new SOLARLOK PV Edge decentralized junction box that can be attached to glass-to-glass photovoltaic panels without drilling holes.

  4. Nanophysicists Developed A High-Performance Organic Phototransistor
    1/8/2019

    Converting light into electrical signals is essential for a number of future applications including imaging, optical communication and biomedical sensing. Researchers from the University of Münster have now developed a new molecular device enabling to detect light and translate it with high efficiency to detectable electronical current.

  5. Reimagining Information Processing
    1/8/2019

    Because technology is a part of our everyday lives, it may be difficult to imagine what the future of technology will look like, let alone what it has the potential of accomplishing.

  6. Quantum Scientists Demonstrate World-First 3D Atomic-Scale Quantum Chip Architecture
    1/8/2019

    UNSW scientists have shown that their pioneering single atom technology can be adapted to building 3D silicon quantum chips – with precise interlayer alignment and highly accurate measurement of spin states.

  7. Radiant Launches Near-Infrared Intensity Measurement Solution To Test Accuracy And Safety Of 3D Sensing Devices
    1/7/2019

    Radiant Vision Systems, a leading provider of test and measurement solutions for lighting and displays, announces the release of a newNear-Infrared (NIR) Intensity Lensfor measuring NIR-emitting LED and laser sources used in non-visible 3D sensing applications such as facial recognition and eye tracking.

  8. International Consortium Prepares Recommendations For The First Standards Of Quantum Protocols
    1/7/2019

    In the face of the need to set international standards for the use of quantum technologies in science and industry, a consortium formed by 14 organizations from 6 countries, led by the Hudson Institute based in Washington, D.C., has prepared two recommendations.

  9. Researchers Create Hybrid Systems With Different Types Of Quantum Bits
    1/7/2019

    For the first time, a Japanese-German research team has succeeded in exchanging information between different types of quantum bits.Quantum bits, qubits for short, could one day form the information storage unit of quantum computers.

  10. Photovoltaic Trend: Tandem Solar Cells – Record Efficiency For Silicon-Based Multi-Junction Solar Cell
    1/7/2019

    Silicon solar cells dominate the photovoltaic market today but the technology approaches the theoretical maximum efficiency that can be achieved with silicon as the only absorber material.