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On Mars or Earth, biohybrid can turn CO2 into new products

March 31, 2020

Yude, Stefano and Ji Min’s work on nanowire-bacteria hybrids for CO2 fixation has been reported by Berkeley News and Cosmos. This …

Blue diode illustrates limitations, promise of perovskite semiconductors

January 24, 2020

Hone, Jia and Joohoon’s work on single-crystalline perovskite blue LEDs has been highlighted by Berkeley News.

Special issue on nanowires in Chemical Reviews

August 14, 2019

A special issue on Nanowires edited by Peidong is published in Chemical Reviews. This special issue comprehensively summarized the progress …

Designing Materials for Electrochemical Carbon Dioxide Recycling

July 1, 2019

A Review article by Mike Ross, et al, titled “Designing Materials for Electrochemical Carbon Dioxide Recycling” is published in Nature …

Our group wins the NASA CO2 Conversion Challenge!

May 19, 2019

NASA awarded a total of $250,000 to five teams in the initial phase of the CO2 Conversion Challenge. Our team …

Introducing a kinder, gentler way to blow holes in cells

March 28, 2019

Yuhong’s work on delivery of macromolecules into cells has been reported by Berkeley News. This work is published online this week …

Prof. Peidong Yang will lead Kavli Energy NanoScience Institute as the new Director

February 15, 2019

Effective January 1, 2019, our PI, Prof. Peidong Yang, assumes the role of Director of the Kavli Energy NanoScience Institute …

Prof. Peidong Yang has been named Highly Cited Researchers for 2018 in Chemistry, Materials Science, and Physics

November 27, 2018

Clarivate Analytics has released the report “Highly Cited Researchers 2018”. Scientists named Highly Cited Researchers are among an elite group recognized …

Gold nanoclusters turn bacteria into photosynthetic machines

October 3, 2018

Hao’s work on gold cluster-bacteria photosynthetic biohybrid system has been reported by Physics World. This work has also been reported …