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dc.contributor.authorGaynor, Whitney
dc.contributor.authorLee, Jung-Yong
dc.contributor.authorPeumans, Peter
dc.date.accessioned2017-05-15T10:35:07Z
dc.date.available2017-05-15T10:35:07Z
dc.date.issued2009-08-19
dc.identifier.citationGaynor W, Lee J-Y, Peumans P (2009) Fully solution-processed organic solar cells on metal foil substrates. Organic Photovoltaics X. Available: http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.826483.
dc.identifier.doi10.1117/12.826483
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10754/623546
dc.description.abstractWe demonstrate fully solution-processed organic photovoltaic cells on metal foil substrates with power conversion efficiencies similar to those obtained in devices on transparent substrates. The cells are based on the regioregular poly- (3-hexylthiophene) and C61 butyric acid methyl ester bulk heterojunction system. The bottom electrode is a silver film whose workfunction is lowered by Cs2CO3 using spin-coating to serve as a cathode. The transparent top anode consists of a conductive polymer in combination with a solution-processed silver nanowire mesh that is laminated onto the devices. Each layer of the device, including the transparent electrode, is fabricated from solution, giving rise to the possibility of completely printed solar cells on low-cost substrates.
dc.description.sponsorshipThe authors thank H. S. Kim and Y. Cui for providing silver nanowires. This work was supported by the Center for Advanced Molecular Photovoltaics (Award No KUS-C1-015-21), made by King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), and the Global Climate and Energy Project at Stanford.
dc.publisherSPIE-Intl Soc Optical Eng
dc.subjectorganic photovoltaic
dc.subjectsolution-processing
dc.subjectnanowires
dc.titleFully solution-processed organic solar cells on metal foil substrates
dc.typeConference Paper
dc.identifier.journalOrganic Photovoltaics X
dc.conference.date2009-08-03 to 2009-08-06
dc.conference.nameOrganic Photovoltaics X
dc.conference.locationSan Diego, CA, USA
dc.contributor.institutionDepartment of Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, 94305
dc.contributor.institutionDepartment of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305
kaust.grant.numberKUS-C1-015-21
dc.date.published-online2009-08-19
dc.date.published-print2009-08-20


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