Frank E. Osterloh
Department of Chemistry, University of California, Davis
Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Denver
Department of Chemistry, University of Oregon
School of Natural Sciences, University of California, Merced
The researchers are actually tackling two different projects: 1) creating organic photovoltaic cells that rely on nanoscale fractal pathways for the direct conversion of sunlight to electricity; and 2) growing bacteria in fractal patterns to maximize the production of renewable liquid fuel.