High-performance hybrid solar cells employing metal-free organic dye modified TiO2 as photoelectrode

Zhang, Wei and Zhu, Rui and Liu, Bin and Ramakrishna, Seeram (2012) High-performance hybrid solar cells employing metal-free organic dye modified TiO2 as photoelectrode. Applied Energy, 90 (1). pp. 305-308. ISSN 0306-2619

Full content URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apenergy.2011.03.037

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Abstract

High-performance TiO2–polythiophene hybrid solar cells are reported. Metal-free organic dye (D102) is employed to modify the TiO2/polythiophene interface. Results indicate that interfacial engineering and dye engineering are crucial for device performance.

Additional Information:Energy Solutions for a Sustainable World, Special Issue of International Conference of Applied Energy, ICA2010, April 21-23, 2010, Singapore
Keywords:Hybrid solar cell, Interfacial modification, Metal-free organic dye, Polythiophene
Subjects:F Physical Sciences > F112 Colour Chemistry
F Physical Sciences > F162 Polymer Chemistry
F Physical Sciences > F160 Organic Chemistry
F Physical Sciences > F310 Applied Physics
Divisions:College of Science > School of Chemistry
ID Code:22678
Deposited On:01 Apr 2016 10:29

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