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November 15th, 2005

Engineering professor named to Scientific American 50

Professor Edward (Ted) H. Sargent of the Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering was named a Research Leader in the ranking, which appears in the December issue of Scientific American. Sargent was recognized for advancing the field of solar energy specifically by developing paintable solar cells that can absorb infrared light, a discovery that could dramatically enhance solar cell performance.


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