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Prof. Chris F. McConville's Podcast:

Improving solar cells

15:26 Wed 14 May 2008

My supervisor, Professor Chris F. McConville, from the Department of Physics, talks about his work on the semiconductor, indium nitride, which could make the conversion of solar energy more efficient. Professor Chris F. McConville won the John Yarwood Memorial Medal for his work in this area.

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The Material World Podcast:

Light Emitting Diodes – LEDs

16:30 Thur 06 Dec 2007

They humbly wink at us from computer screens, stereos and light up our mobile phones, but light emitting diodes, or LEDs, are about to move up in the world. Quentin Cooper will be finding out why a new generation of LEDs will purify water, mimic sunshine, and be used in the fight to keep private data immune from hackers. Quentin Cooper talks to Jan Evans-Freeman and Rachel Oliver who are leading LED technology towards a brighter future.

  • 00:00 Sites of Special Scientific Interest - SSSI
  • 15:40 Light Emitting Diodes – LEDs

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Louise R. Bailey
Department of Physics
University of Warwick
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Tel: +44 2476 524654

Email: L dot R dot Bailey at warwick dot ac dot uk

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