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Advancements in Quantum Dot Solar Cells
Professor Sharma and colleagues review the synthesis and applications of this novel material. This includes a discussion of the unique properties of quantum dots and their suitability for solar cell applications, along with common synthesis techniques used to develop these...
Perovskite-phase Metal Oxide Nanostructures: Synthesis, Properties, and Applications
Perovskite-phase metal oxides exhibit a variety of interesting physical properties which include ferroelectric, dielectric, pyroelectric, and piezoelectric behavior.
Synthesis, Properties, and Applications of Perovskite-Phase Metal Oxide Nanostructures
Synthesis, Properties, and Applications of Perovskite-Phase Metal Oxide Nanostructures
Perovskite-Type Oxide Materials
Thermoelectric Performance of Perovskite-type Oxide Materials
Fullerene-Based n-Type Semiconductors in Organic Electronics
Since the first publication in 1995 describing a bulk heterojunction photodiode incorporating a methanofullerene, significant progress has been made in improving device performance and the scope of device research has broadened widely.
Perovskite Solar Cells
Dr. Perini and Professor Correa-Baena discuss the latest research and effort to obtain higher performance and stability of perovskite materials.
Efficient dye-sensitized solar cells for direct conversion of sunlight to electricity
Dye-sensitized solar cells directly convert sunlight to electricity
PCBM-Based n-Type Semiconductors
PCBM-based n-type semiconductors - Find p- and n-type organic semiconductors available from Sigma-Aldrich with PCBM library & properties.
Quantum Dots for Electronics and Energy Applications
Quantum Dots for Electronics and Energy Applications
Organic Dyes for Efficient and Stable Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells
Over the last decade, dye-sensitized solar cells (DSSCs) have attracted much attention because these unconventional solar cells exhibit high performance and have the potential for low-cost production.
A Review of Mesoporous TiO2 Thin Films
Titanium dioxide (TiO2) is an important n-type semiconducting material that shows interesting characteristics such as photoswitchable surface wettability, high photocatalytic activity, bistable electrical resistance states and high electron drift mobility.
Inverted Organic Photovoltaic Devices Using Zinc Oxide Nanocomposites as Electron Transporting Layer Materials
Organic photovoltaics (OPVs) represent a low-cost, lightweight, and scalable alternative to conventional solar cells. While significant progress has been made in the development of conventional bulk heterojunction cells, new approaches are required to achieve the performance and stability necessary to...
Recent Advances in Hybrid Halide Perovskites-based Solar Cells
For several decades, the need for an environmentally sustainable and commercially viable source of energy has driven extensive research aimed at achieving high efficiency power generation systems that can be manufactured at low cost.
Organic Photovoltaics in IoT, Architecture, and Wearables
Advances in OPV materials & device design; OPV technology as an energy source, enabling larger deployment of low-power, low-maintenance, & environmentally friendly hardware solutions is discussed.
Surface-enhanced Solar Energy Conversion Systems Using Gold and Silver Nanoparticles
Sustainable, environment-friendly, and clean energy sources with sufficiently high production efficiency for practical application are highly desirable to meet the energy challenge of the 21st century due to the world′s increasing energy demand.
Understanding and Successfully Applying Materials for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells
While dye sensitization as the basis for color photography has been accepted for a very long time,1 attempts to use this principle for the conversion of solar light to electricity generally had resulted only in very low photocurrents, below 100...
A Review of Mesoporous TiO2 Thin Films
In this paper, we discuss recent advances in the preparation of various TiO2 porous structures via hard and soft-templating routes. Specifically, we focus on recent developments in TiO2 mesoporous thin films in a combined sol-gel and evaporation-induced self-assembly (EISA) process.
High-Purity Sublimed Materials for Organic Electronic Devices
Sublimed materials for organic electronic devices such of OFETs and OTFTs allow the achievement of better electronic properties, and may help increase a device’s lifetime.
Ruthenium-based dyes for Dye-sensitized Solar Cells
Dye-sensitized solar cells (DSCs) are 3rd generation solar cells combining the promise of high efficiency with low production costs.
Progress for High Performance Tandem Organic Solar Cells
Professor Chen (Nankai University, China) and his team explain the strategies behind their recent record-breaking organic solar cells, reaching a power conversion efficiency of 17.3%.
NTz Building Blocks for Organic Semiconductors
The field of organic electronics has emerged as the next-generation technology potentially enabling ultra-thin, large-area, and/or flexible devices, consisting of organic field-effect transistors (OFETs), organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs), and organic photovoltaics (OPVs).
Materials for High and Low Refractive Index Coatings
Refractive index (RI or n) is of critical importance for photonics applications such as optical waveguides and ophthalmic devices. Based on their unique refractive index characteristics and good optical clarity, polymeric materials are also used as anti-reflective coatings for solar...
Optoelectronic Devices Based on Diketopyrrolopyrrole (DPP)-containing Conjugated Small Molecules
Optoelectronic Devices Based on Diketopyrrolopyrrole (DPP)-containing Conjugated Small Molecules
Conducting Polymer Materials for Flexible OPV Applications: Orgacon™ PEDOT : PSS
A detailed article on conducting polymer materials for flexible organic photovoltaics (OPVs) applications.
Highly Efficient Nanoscale Inorganic Light Harvesters for Dye-sensitized Solar Cells
Since the first report of the low-cost dye-sensitized solar cell (DSSC) in 1991 by Gratzel and his coworker,1 dye-sensitized solar cells (DSSC) has been regarded as one of the most promising photovoltaic technologies because of their transparent and colorful characteristics...
Organic Photovoltaics
Find advantages of organic photovoltaic (OPV) technology & offers of our materials for innovative OPV research.
High Purity Metalorganic Precursors for CPV Device Fabrication
High Purity Metalorganic Precursors for CPV Device Fabrication
Few Monolayer Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) on Surfaces and Interfaces for Energy Applications
Few Monolayer Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) on Surfaces and Interfaces for Energy Applications
Fullerenes for Bioscience & Photovoltaic Applications
Find various photovoltaic and bioscience-based applications of fullerenes.
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