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Cadmium telluride

99.9999% trace metals basis

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Related Categories Alternative Energy, Chalcogenides, Dopants, Materials Science, Metal and Ceramic Science,
InChI Key   RPPBZEBXAAZZJH-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   99.9999% trace metals basis
form   crystals
bp   1130 °C
mp   1092 °C
density   6.2 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)

Description

Application

A direct bandgap semiconductor (bandgap 1.56 eV at 300 K). CdTe is also a strong solar cell material. It is usually sandwiched with cadmium sulfide to form a p-n junction photovoltaic solar cell. Typically, CdTe cells use a n-i-p structure.

Packaging

5 g in glass bottle

Safety & Documentation

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RIDADR 
UN 2570 6.1 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
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RTECS 
EV3330000
Protocols & Articles

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Advances in materials have often been led by the development of new synthetic methods that provide control over size, morphology and structure. The preparation of materials in a scalable and continuo...
Jin Ho Bang, Yuri T. Didenko, Richard J. Helmich, and Kenneth S. Suslick
Material Matters, Volume 7, Number 2, 15–20
Keywords: Antimicrobials, Cancer, Catalysis, Characterizations, Chemical reactions, Condensations, Deposition, Diffusion, Electronics, Evaporation, Flow cytometry, Nanomaterials, Oxidations, Photovoltaics, Precipitation, Purification, Reductions, Semiconductor, Separation, Solar cells, Solvents, Thin film deposition

Synthesis of ZnO Aggregates and Their Application in Dye-sensitized Solar Cells

Solar energy, as the primary source of energy for all living organisms on Earth, is considered the ultimate solution to the energy and environmental challenge as a carbon-neutral energy source. Many ...
Qifeng Zhang, Kwangsuk Park, Guozhong Cao
Material Matters 2010, 5.2, 32.
Keywords: Absorption, Adsorption, Atomic layer deposition, Calorimetry, Centrifugation, Chemical reactions, Degradations, Deposition, Diffraction, Diffusion, Environmental, Hydrogenations, Ligands, Materials Science, Photovoltaics, Precipitation, Recombination, Scanning electron microscopy, Semiconductor, Solar cells, Spectroscopy, X-Ray diffraction

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