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Research at the atomic and molecular levels, providing the scientific underpinnings for new energy technologies

Image from Making electricity with photovoltaics, Energy Futures, Spring 2011 Credit: Justin Knight

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Building bonds in chemistry, laying the foundation for new energy technologies
Liquid tin-sulfur compound shows thermoelectric potential
High-temperature devices made from films that bend as they “breathe”

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