High efficiency quantum dot-sensitised solar cells by material science and device architecture

Rasin, Ahmed Tasnim (2014) High efficiency quantum dot-sensitised solar cells by material science and device architecture. PhD thesis, Queensland University of Technology.

Abstract

This thesis studied cadmium sulfide and cadmium selenide quantum dots and their performance as light absorbers in quantum dot-sensitised solar cells. This research has made contributions to the understanding of size dependent photodegradation, passivation and particle growth mechanism of cadmium sulfide quantum dots using SILAR method and the role of ZnSe shell coatings on solar cell performance improvement.

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ID Code: 78822
Item Type: QUT Thesis (PhD)
Supervisor: Wang, Hongxia, Bell, John, & Will, Geoffrey
Keywords: Solar Cells, Quantum Dot, Photovoltaic, Quantum Dot-sensitised Solar Cells, Solution-processed Photovoltaic, Photodegradation, Passivation, Shell coating, Quantum confinement, Surface coverage
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Chemistry, Physics & Mechanical Engineering
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Institution: Queensland University of Technology
Deposited On: 16 Dec 2014 05:37
Last Modified: 08 Sep 2015 06:53

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