News - 21 Mar 2008
On a perfect New Mexico winter day with the sky almost 10 percent brighter than usual Sandia National Laboratories and Stirling Energy Systems (SES) set a new solar-to-grid system conversion...
News - 14 Feb 2008
On a perfect New Mexico winter day — with the sky almost 10 percent brighter than usual — Sandia National Laboratories and Stirling Energy Systems (SES) set a new solar-to-grid system...
Article - 5 Aug 2014
Dubbed impossible due to its contravention of the conservation of momentum, NASA has tested a space engine which employs a microwave thruster system thus requiring no propellent. The thruster named...
News - 22 Dec 2009
Sandia National Laboratories scientists have developed tiny glitter-sized photovoltaic cells that could revolutionize the way solar energy is collected and used.
The tiny cells could turn a...
Article - 28 Feb 2002
Buckytubes have potential applications in fields such as field emitters, conductive polymers, energy storage, molecular electronics, thermal materials, structural composites, fibres and fabrics,...
Article - 4 Jul 2019
This article discusses lithium batteries and the sample preparation techniques for them.
News - 11 Jun 2009
Researchers at the University of Chicago and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory have developed an "electronic glue" that could accelerate advances in semiconductor-based technologies,...
Copper is used for an extensive range of applications from electronics to electrical parts to plumbing fittings for the construction industry.
Article - 14 Dec 2001
Photovoltaics (PV) is the conversion of sunlight directly into electricity. This article outlines what it is, what a typical PV system looks like, how it can be used, how much a system costs and other...
News - 17 May 2012
Purdue University researchers have discovered a way to synthesize metamaterials without using conventional gold or silver, which are expensive and incompatible with semiconductor production...