Highly efficient silicon nanoarray solar cells by a single-step plasma-based process

Xu, S., Huang, S. Y., Levchenko, I., Zhou, H. P., Wei, D. Y., Xiao, S. Q., Xu, L. X., Yan, W. S., & Ostrikov, K. (2011) Highly efficient silicon nanoarray solar cells by a single-step plasma-based process. Advanced Energy Materials, 1(3), pp. 373-376.

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Abstract

Highly efficient solar cells (conversion efficiency 11.9%, fill factor 70%) based on the vertically aligned single-crystalline nanostructures are fabricated without any pre-fabricated p-n junctions in a very simple, single-step process of Si nanoarray formation by etching p-type Si(100) wafers in low-temperature environment-friendly plasmas of argon and hydrogen mixtures.

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ID Code: 73680
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
Keywords: solar cells; plasmas; nanocones
DOI: 10.1002/aenm.201100085
ISSN: 1614-6832
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Chemistry, Physics & Mechanical Engineering
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Deposited On: 10 Jul 2014 04:11
Last Modified: 10 Jul 2014 23:57

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