• Artificial Photosynthesis
  • Photovoltaics
  • Photonics
  • Thermoelectrics
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    Nanowires are promising building blocks for artificial photosynthesis.

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    Nanowires enable novel solar cell geometries for improved performance.

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    The nanowire geometry is intriguing for miniaturized optics and photonics.

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    Nanowires can inhibit heat transport for next-generation thermoelectrics.


September 2014

2014 Thomson Reuters Citation Laureates: Nobel Prize Predictions

Peidong nominated by ScienceWatch as the 2014 Citation Laureate in Physics "for his contributions to nanowire photonics including the creation of the first nanowire laser", and is predicted as a contender for the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physics.


On the Road to Artificial Photosynthesis: Berkeley Lab Study Reveals Key Catalytic Factors in Carbon Dioxide Reduction

Dohyung's paper highlighted by LBNL News.
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Peidong Yang Group

One-dimensional (1D) nanostructures are of both fundamental and technological interest. They not only exhibit interesting electronic and optical properties intrinsically associated with their low dimensionality and the quantum confinement effect...

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