RUSSIA'S SOLAR PROTEIN
PHYS.ORG- FEBRUARY 27, 2020 - Scientists at the National Research Nuclear University MEPhI (Russia) have created a new type of solar panel based on hybrid material consisting of quantum dots (QDs) and photosensitive protein. The creators believe that it has great potential for solar energy and optical computing.
The results of the MEPhI study were published in Biosensors and Bioelectronics.
Archaeal proteins of unicellular organisms, bacteriorhodopsin, can convert the energy of light into the energy of chemical bonds (like chlorophyll in plants). This occurs…
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