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This site, from Physical Review Focus, provides a summary of research being conducted to increase the frequency of sunlight. The article contains an explanation of how a focused beam of green light from the sun can be transformed into blue light, a process referred to as up-conversion. A description of the procedure and applications to solar energy technology are also contained.

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    NSDL,energy,Undergraduate (Lower Division),frequency,Space Science,solar cell,Optics,Informal Education,Higher Education,up-conversion,Undergraduate (Upper Division),photon,absorbance,Chemistry,Physics,solar power,Modern Optics,Color,Engineering,High School,NSDL_SetSpec_439869,Vocational/Professional Development Education,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20070402190755055T

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