Quantum-Tuned Two-Junction Solar Cells

Type
Conference Paper

Authors
Wang, Xihua
Koleilat, Ghada
Sargent, Edward H.

KAUST Grant Number
KUS–11–009-21

Date
2011

Abstract
We report quantum-size-effect tuned tandem solar cells. Our two-junction photovoltaic devices employ light-absorbing material of a single composition and use two rationally-selected nanoparticle sizes to harvest the sun’s broad spectrum.

Citation
Wang X, Koleilat G, Sargent E (2011) Quantum-Tuned Two-Junction Solar Cells. Advanced Photonics. Available: http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/iprsn.2011.iwb5.

Acknowledgements
This publication is based in parton work supported by Award No. KUS–11–009-21,made by King Abdullah University of Science andTechnology (KAUST).

Publisher
The Optical Society

Journal
Advanced Photonics

DOI
10.1364/iprsn.2011.iwb5

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