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Monday, 18 April 2011

Solar Power Without Solar Cells: A Hidden Magnetic Effect of Light Could Make It Possible

Science Daily
April 14, 2011
A dramatic and surprising magnetic effect of light discovered by University of Michigan researchers could lead to solar power without traditional semiconductor-based solar cells.

The researchers found a way to make an "optical battery," said Stephen Rand, a professor in the departments of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Physics and Applied Physics.
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