Friday, 15 April 2011

Unconventional Solar Panels

Stephen Rand, a professor in the departments of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Physics and Applied Physics at the University of Michigan has proposed a novel idea of generating an electric current via the magnetic field component in electromagnetic radiation. This comes as a surprise as for the past 100 years the magnetic component had been considered too weak to contribute significantly. To read more, follow the link.


  1. that is quite interesting. I hope the plans do come to freuition

  2. Cool post, very interesting. Followed!