Rizia Bardhan

  • Vanderbilt University

    New device stores electricity on silicon chips

    Solar cells that produce electricity 24/7. Cell phones with built-in power cells that recharge in seconds and work for weeks between charges: These are just two of the possibilities raised by a novel supercapacitor design invented by material scientists at Vanderbilt University. Read More

    Oct. 22, 2013

  • Nanocrystals

    Size matters in nanocrystals’ ability to release gases

    More efficient catalytic converters on autos, improved batteries and more sensitive gas sensors are some of the potential benefits of a new system that can directly measure the manner in which nanocrystals adsorb and release hydrogen and other gases. Read More

    Aug. 6, 2013

  • Rizia Bardhan (Joe Howell/Vanderbilt)

    New faculty: Rizia Bardhan finds solutions at the nanoscale

      Solar cells that produce electricity 24/7, not just when the sun is shining. Mobile phones with built-in power cells that recharge in seconds and work for weeks between charges. These are just two of the possibilities raised by a novel supercapacitor design invented by material scientists at Vanderbilt… Read More

    Dec. 11, 2012

  • (Vanderbilt University)

    New University Faculty 2012-13

      Solar cells that produce electricity 24/7, not just when the sun is shining. Mobile phones with built-in power cells that recharge in seconds and work for weeks between charges. These are just two of the possibilities raised by a novel supercapacitor design invented by material scientists at Vanderbilt… Read More

    Nov. 9, 2012

  • Hornberger portrait

    Hornberger named chair of Civil Engineering, three others join faculty

    The School of Engineering has announced the appointments of a new department chair and three new faculty members. Read More

    Aug. 23, 2012