The Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis (JCAP) is the nation’s largest research program dedicated to the development of an artificial solar-fuel generation technology. Established in 2010 as a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Energy Innovation Hub, JCAP aims to find a cost-effective method to produce fuels using only sunlight, water, and carbon dioxide as inputs.
Operando XPS is used to directly measure the positions of the electronic states of the electrode and the electrolyte. More
July 2, 2015
Dr. Meenesh Singh is a recipient of the George Klinzing PhD award given in recognition of an outstanding doctoral dissertation.
May 26, 2015
The building dedication for the new Chu Hall, named after former U.S. Secretary of Energy, took place this morning on LBNL's campus. Chu Hall is home to JCAP's research effort at LBNL. More | Photos | Video
May 5, 2015
JCAP PI Prof. Martin Head-Gordon is elected to the National Academy of Sciences.
May 4, 2015
JCAP's work on oxygen evolution reaction catalysis was highlighted in SSRL Headline News.
April 30, 2015
Caltech issues a press release on JCAP's 5-year renewal.
April 28, 2015
The U.S. Department of Energy announced $75 million in funding to renew the Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis (JCAP).
April 27, 2015
U.S. Department of Energy Undersecretary for Science and Energy Dr. Franklin (Lynn) Orr visited LBNL and addressed JCAP scientists in a videoconference all-hands meeting.
April 15, 2015
The first JCAP Benchmarking manuscript was featured in the recent ACS Select Virtual Issue on Inorganic Chemistry Driving the Energy Sciences.