December 7, 2021

I, Science

The science magazine of Imperial College

Part of the Imperial Festival podcast series: Tomos Thomas on efficient solar cells …




The Imperial Festival ran Friday 3 May to Saturday 4 May and attracted over 10,000 visitors. I, Science went along and talked to some of the scientists demonstrating their work.

In this episode, Tomos Thomas from the Department of Physics talks about the materials being used in the latest solar cells and how they can be stacked and combined with lenses and mirrors to extract the maximum efficiency.