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Center for Photoconversion and Catalysis
The Center for Photoconversion and Catalysis (CPAC) examines new opportunities for energy generation and conversion. Emphasizing electrical and chemical conversions of light in both new and conventional energy forms, CPAC is a progressive research center seeking to improve efficiency in energy production and use. Research areas include the conversion of sunlight to stored energy such as hydrogen from water, fuel cell technology advancement, and the production of photogenerated fuels. CPAC's research and outreach missions position UW as a leader in sustainable energy development.
Bruce Parkinson, Director
College of Arts & Sciences
Department of Chemistry
Physical Sciences Building Room 415