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How Blu-ray Discs Can Improve Solar Panels
Blu-ray discs could help make the solar cells used in solar panels more efficient, researchers say. Solar cells rely on materials that convert photons of light into electricity. Prior research had revealed that if microscopic structures that are only nanometers (billionths of a meter) high are placed on the surface of solar cells, they can scatter light in ways that increase the cells ...
25 November 2014

Recycled Blu-ray discs improve solar panels
Brooks Hays CHICAGO, Nov. 25 (UPI) -- The patterns etched into the bottom of Blu-ray discs are perfect for enhancing the energy absorption propertings of modern solar panels.
25 November 2014

Blu-Ray Movies Supercharge Solar Panels
The next big thing in solar cells might just be an old Jackie Chan movie.
25 November 2014

Blu-ray discs could help make better solar cells
Blu-ray discs have proven themselves superior to DVDs as storage media in light of their high capacity, high definition, and higher transfer rate. Now researchers claim that Blu-ray discs have one more advantage over DVDs: they also have the ability to help markedly improve the efficiency of solar cells, when their etched information patterns are repurposed for use as light concentrators ...
25 November 2014

Blu-Ray Discs Can Improve The Performance Of Solar Cells
Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online From old Jackie Chan movies to your favorite episodes of Family Guy, the technology works just the same Just as VHS tapes were replaced by DVDs, which were themselves replaced by Blu-ray discs , something will eventually come along and replace them as well. But when that happens, don’t be too quick to get rid of your old Blu-rays, as new ...
26 November 2014

Blu-ray Discs Spin Their Way Into Making Solar Cells More Efficient
Optical storage media is on the way out, but Blu-ray discs can be repurposed to significantly increase the efficiency of solar cells
25 November 2014

Blu-ray disc can be used to improve solar cell performance
Who knew about Blu-ray discs? One of the best ways to store high-definition movies and television shows because of their high-density data storage, Blu-ray discs also improve the performance of solar cells, according to a new study. Researchers have discovered that the pattern of information written on a Blu-ray disc -- and it doesn't matter if it's Jackie Chan's 'Supercop' or the cartoon ...
25 November 2014

Blu-ray discs can boost solar energy supply
New York, Nov 26 (IANS) Regarded as one of the best ways to store high-definition movies and television shows because of their high-density data storage capacity, Blu-ray discs have also shown to improve the performance of solar cells, says a new research.
26 November 2014

Boffins find Jackie Chan's SUPERCOP is good for something
Blu-Ray's pit and peak pattern supercharges solar cells Blu-Ray might not be setting the world afire, but boffins have turned up a surprising upside of the technology that can be applied to solar PV manufacture.…
25 November 2014

2 Frank Capra classics get gorgeous Blu-ray facelifts
Another reason to be thankful this Thanksgiving: A pair of superb new digital restorations on Blu-ray of Frank Capra classics — “It Happened One Night’’ (1934) and “Mr. Smith Goes...
25 November 2014