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  • New polymer can boost solar power use

    October 11, 2014

    The use of solar power could soon become a lot more popular as researchers have created a radical polymer called PTMA, which is about 10 times more electrically conductive than common semi-conducting polymers.

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The Center’s mission is to grow the Purdue energy research and education enterprise. We engage researchers and students in a community that delivers new discoveries and develops disruptive technologies with national and global impact.


Maureen McCann

Director, Energy Center,
Global Sustainability Institute

Pankaj Sharma

Managing Director, Energy Center,
Global Sustainability Institute

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