Texas boosts US science with fastest academic supercomputer in the world

[ad_1] Frontera is the fastest supercomputer at any university and the fifth most powerful system in the world. Credit: Jorge Salazar, TACC The Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) at The University of Texas at Austin today launched Frontera, the fastest supercomputer at any university and the 5th most powerful system in the world. TACC is […]

Third step boosts solar cell performance

[ad_1] The team uses solution-processing techniques to create organic solar cells. Credit: KAUST A three-component light-harvesting layer boosts performance in an organic solar cell. Adding one extra ingredient to the light-capturing layer of an emerging solar cell technology can significantly improve all aspects of its energy-harvesting performance, KAUST researchers have shown. The team is developing […]