• Frontiers of Optoelectronics
  • Vol. 9, Issue 1, 53 (2016)
Heng LI1、2、*, Wei JING1、2, Dapeng YU1、2, and Qing ZHAO1、2
Author Affiliations
  • 1State Key Laboratory for Mesoscopic Physics, School of Physics, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
  • 2Collaborative Innovation Center of Quantum Matter, Beijing 100084, China
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    Abstract

    This paper proposed a new architecture design for nanowire-based quantum-dot-sensitized solar cells to improve the photovoltaic performance. Microstructured rough substrate was used to increase the surface area of the photoanode without influence on charge carrier transport in the system. Compared to conventional devices, the short circuit current density and power conversion efficiency were enhanced by 50%. And the technology can be widely used in the photoelectrochemical (PEC) field, and it can be combined with other hierarchical nanostructures.
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    Heng LI, Wei JING, Dapeng YU, Qing ZHAO. Micro-scale hierarchical photoanode for quantum-dot-sensitized solar cells based on TiO2 nanowires[J]. Frontiers of Optoelectronics, 2016, 9(1): 53
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    Category: RESEARCH ARTICLE
    Received: Nov. 23, 2015
    Accepted: Dec. 14, 2015
    Posted: Jan. 1, 2016
    Published Online: Oct. 21, 2016
    The Author Email: LI Heng (yudp@pku.edu.cn)