Self-scrubbing Perovskite Solar Cells
Polymers and Composites
Prof B Saunders
31 July 2019
Perovksite solar cells (PSCs) are a new family of solar cell that is showing excellent potential for delivering low-cost, scalable solar electricity generation on large scale.
Thin films for silicon-based tandem photovoltaics
Prof JD Murphy, Dr NE Grant
25 January 2019
More than 90% of photovoltaic solar cells are made from crystalline silicon, and this market share is increasing as worldwide installations approach the terawatt level.
Diatoms for the efficient trapping of solar energy
Dr K Ryan, Dr Gerald Smith
1 February 2019
A PhD scholarship in biological nanostructures is offered for experimental research into marine diatoms, and in particular to study their outer cell wall that functions as an efficient trap for solar energy.