Topic: Energy Frontier Research Center

Next-generation solar cells

March 30, 2010

Researchers at the university's Energy Frontier Research Center are working to develop more efficient solar cells based on organic semiconductors. Their research will make solar cells much easier and cheaper to produce.

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The University of Texas at Austin Receives $56 Million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act

Nov. 18, 2009

University of Texas at Austin researchers have received 123 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) grants for nearly $56 million.

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Solar Cells, Batteries and Geological Storage Research Receive $30.5 Million at The University of Texas at Austin

April 29, 2009

With two $15 million grants, scientists and engineers aim to revolutionize solar cells and provide the fundamental science for geological storage of greenhouse gases as part of two Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRCs) established at The University of Texas at Austin by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).

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