Category: Media

Collaborative work revisiting cold fusion published in Nature

The Munday group, in collaboration with the University of British Columbia, MIT, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, and Google, recently published a paper in Nature disclosing a multi-year effort to revisit cold fusion.

Our Casimir force work is featured in Physics World

An article has been published in Physics World describing our upcoming paper on the Casimir force between two spheres.

New video about our switchable solar window posted by UMD

The University of Maryland produces a video describing our switchable solar window which was published recently in ACS Photonics. Thanks for your work on the video, Gabe!

University President Loh highlights Munday Lab’s work in annual spring video

University of Maryland President Wallace Loh highlights the Munday Lab’s work on switchable solar smart windows in his spring video entitled “Turn Imagination into Innovation.” The video can be found here (see the 2:05 minute mark).

Solar sail work featured on the cover of Advanced Optical Materials

Dakang’s work on electrically switchable solar sails is featured on the front cover of Advanced Optical Materials – Congratulations! The work was also highlighted in Advanced Science News in an article entitled “Travelling through Space with Solar Sails” and on the

Our work on self-powered solar smart windows featured in ACS pressroom

Joe Murray’s work on  solar smart windows that can power themselves is published online in ACS Photonics and is featured in the ACS pressroom. Accompanying video shows device operation. Great job! December update: Work was also picked up by Chemical

Phys Org: Diagnosing better efficiencies for solar cells

Recent collaborative work on nanoscale metrology for solar cells published in Advanced Energy Materials was picked up by

Paper on SQ limit picked up by media

Our recent paper on the Shockley-Queisser limit for nanostructures was highlighted by and the Diamondback.

SPIE Newsroom article describes our work

Our work on photonic structuring of solar cells is featured in the SPIE Newsroom. The article describes our recent work on light trapping, anti-reflection coatings, and bandgap modification for solar cells.

Nature Photonics article features paper-based anti-reflection coatings

Two recent articles were published describing our collaborative work on paper-based anti-reflection coatings (Nano Letters and Advanced Energy Materials). This work was featured in a news and views article for Nature Photonics.