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Solar Power Without Solar Cells Could Be Possible

Ann Arbor, Michigan – A dramatic and surprising magnetic effect of light discovered by University of Michiganresearchers could lead to solar power without traditional semiconductor-based solar cells.

The researchers found a way to make an “optical battery”, said Stephen Rand, a Professor in the Departments of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Physics and Applied Physics. In the process, they overturned a century-old tenet of physics.

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