Jamuns can be used to make low-cost solar cells, say IIT Roorkee scientists2 min read . Updated: 26 Apr 2017, 06:24 PM IST
IIT Roorkee scientists used naturally occurring pigment found in jamun as an inexpensive photosensitiser for Dye Sensitised Solar Cells or Gratzel cells
New Delhi: Plucking and feasting on fresh, delectable jamuns is a favourite childhood pastime during summer months, but scientists at IIT Roorkee have found a novel use for the juicy Indian fruit—making inexpensive solar cells.
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