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New, inexpensive production materials boost promise of hydrogen fuel
February 21, 2014
In a study published last week in the journal Science, chemistry professor Kyoung-Shin Choi and postdoctoral researcher Tae Woo Kim combined cheap, oxide-based materials to split water into hydrogen and oxygen gases using solar energy with a solar-to-hydrogen conversion efficiency of 1.7 percent, the highest reported for any oxide-based photoelectrode system.
University of Wisconsin-Madison
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