26 Apr '11, 8pm

Researchers Tap Virus to Improve #Solar Cell Efficiency By 32%

Researchers Tap Virus to Improve #Solar Cell Efficiency By 32%

However, a genetically engineered version of virus M13 can control how nanotubes are arranged on a surface and therefore ensure they don't glob together and gum up the works of gathering energy from sunlight. Each virus is able to bond to five to 10 nanotubes and hold them in place, and this structure allows for a more efficient road for electrons to travel along.

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/04/researchers-tap-v...

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