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Symposium EE3 : Materials and Devices for Full Spectrum Solar Energy Harvesting

2016-03-29   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Xing Sheng, Tsinghua University
Matthew Escarra, Tulane University
Anita Ho-Baillie, The University of New South Wales
Matthew Lumb, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory and The George Washington University

Symposium Support

ARPA-E
EE3.1: Full Spectrum Solar Modules
Session Chairs
Matthew Escarra
Xing Sheng
Tuesday PM, March 29, 2016
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 123

1:30 PM - *EE3.1.01
Design for High Efficiency Full Spectrum Photovoltaics

Harry Atwater 1

1 California Inst of Technology Pasadena United States,

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2:00 PM - EE3.1.02
Broadband Diffractive Element for Full Spectrum Splitting in Lateral Direction

Osman Cifci 1,T. Xiao 2,Hao Chen 1,Timo Gissibl 3,Weijun Zhou 4,Kimani Toussaint 1,Harald Giessen 3,Eli Yablonovitch 2,Paul Braun 1

1 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Urbana United States,2 University of California Berkeley Berkeley United States3 University of Stuttgart Stuttgart Germany4 The Dow Chemical Company Freeport United States

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2:15 PM - EE3.1.03
Gas Phase Grown Silicon Germanium Nanocrystals by VHF PECVD

Jatindra Rath 1,Akshatha Mohan 1,Ruud Schropp 3,M. A. Verheijen 3,M Kaiser 2,I Poulios 1

1 Utrecht Univ Eindhoven Netherlands,3 Eindhoven University of Technology Eindhoen Netherlands2 Philips Innovation Services Eindhoen Netherlands,3 Eindhoven University of Technology Eindhoen Netherlands2 Philips Innovation Services Eindhoen Netherlands

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2:30 PM - EE3.1.04
Temperature-Staged Thermal Energy Storage Enabling Low Thermal Exergy Loss Reflux Boiling in Full Spectrum Solar Systems

Terry Hendricks 1,Bill Nesmith 1,Juan Cepeda-Rizo 1,Jonathan Grandidier 1

1 NASA Jet Propulsion Lab Pasadena United States,

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2:45 PM - EE3.1.05
Molecular Engineering of Panchromatic Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells: Filling in the Solar Spectrum via Co-Sensitization

Jacqueline Cole 3

1 Univ of Cambridge Cambridge United Kingdom,2 Argonne National Laboratory Lemont United States,3 ISIS Facility Rutherford Appleton Laboratory Didcot United Kingdom,

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3:00 PM -
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3:30 PM - *EE3.1.06
Materials and Device Architectures for Champion Performance in High Concentration, Full-Spectrum Photovoltaics

John Rogers 1

1 Univ of Illinois Urbana United States,

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4:00 PM - EE3.1.07
A Prototype Full Spectrum Ultrahigh Efficiency Multijunction Solar Cell

Cristofer Flowers 1,Carissa Eisler 1,John Lloyd 1,Sunita Darbe 1,Pilar Espinet 1,Emily Warmann 1,Harry Atwater 1

1 California Inst of Technology Pasadena United States,

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4:15 PM - EE3.1.08
A Solar-Thermal Aerogel Receiver (STAR) for Cost-Effective Electricity Generation

Lee Weinstein 1,Sungwoo Yang 1,Lin Zhao 1,Bikram Bhatia 1,Elise Strobach 1,David Bierman 1,Thomas Cooper 1,Laureen Meroueh 1,Svetlana B. Boriskina 1,Evelyn Wang 1,Gang Chen 1

1 MIT Cambridge United States,

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4:30 PM - EE3.1.09
Exploiting Heterogeneity to Absorb Wider Spectrum of Sunlight

Zubaer Hossain 1

1 University of Delaware Newark United States,

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4:45 PM - EE3.1.10
PVMirror: A New Technology for Tandem Solar Cells and Hybrid Solar Converters

Zachary Holman 1,Zhengshan Yu 1,Kathryn Fisher 1,Xiaodong Meng 1,Mariana Bertoni 1,Lennon Reinhart 2,Jeffrey Jon Mrkonich 2,Justin Hyatt 2,Roger Angel 2

1 Arizona State University Tempe United States,2 University of Arizona Tucson United States

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EE3.2: Poster Session I: Novel Absorbers—Organics
Session Chairs
Tuesday PM, March 29, 2016
Sheraton, Third Level, Phoenix Ballroom

8:00 PM - EE3.2.02
Periodic Microstructures for Light-in-Coupling in Inverted Polymer Solar Cells

Raju Lampande 1,Gyeong Woo Kim 1,Min Jin Kim 1,Jang Hyuk Kwon 1

1 Department of Information Display, Kyung Hee University Seoul Korea (the Republic of),

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8:00 PM - EE3.2.04
Novel Co-Solvent System for Efficient Organic Photovoltaics Printed in Ambient Condition

Seongyu Lee 2,Soonil Hong 2,Seok Kim 2

1 School of Materials Science and Technology Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology Gwangju Korea (the Republic of),2 Research Institute for Solar and Sustainable Energies Gwangju Korea (the Republic of),

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8:00 PM - EE3.2.05
Complementary Absorption Engineering Using Oxo Phosphorus Tetrabenzotriazacorrole and Boron Subphthalocyanine; a Potential Path to Black Bilayer Organic Photovoltaics

Hasan Raboui 1,Emmanuel Thibau 3,David Josey 1,Zheng-Hong Lu 3,Timothy Bender 3

1 Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry University of Toronto Toronto Canada,3 Materials Science and Engineering University of Toronto Toronto Canada1 Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry University of Toronto Toronto Canada,2 Chemistry University of Toronto Toronto Canada,3 Materials Science and Engineering University of Toronto Toronto Canada

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8:00 PM - EE3.2.06
A Novel Series Connection Design for Large-Area Printed Polymer Solar Cell Modules with Power Conversion Efficiency Exceeding 7%

Soonil Hong 1,Hongkyu Kang 1,Geunjin Kim 1,Seonkyu Lee 1,Seok Kim 1,Jong-Hoon Lee 1,Jinho Lee 1,Minjin Lee 1,Junghwan Kim 1,Jae-Ryoung Kim 1,Hyungcheol Back 1,Kwanghee Lee 1

1 Gwangju Institute and Science and Engineering Gwangju Korea (the Republic of),

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8:00 PM - EE3.2.07
Optimization of Optical and Electrical Properties of a Transmissive Spectrum Splitting Multi-Junction Solar Module for a Hybrid CPV/CSP system

Yaping Ji 1,Qi Xu 1,Adam Ollanik 1,James Ermer 2,Matthew Escarra 1

1 Tulane Univ New Orleans United States,2 Boeing-Spectrolab Sylmar United States

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8:00 PM - EE3.2.08
High Efficiency Hybrid Solar System

David Cygan 1,Roland Winston 2,Mark Osowki 3

1 Gas Technology Institute Des Plaines United States,2 University of California Merced Atwater United States3 MicroLink Devices Niles United States

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8:00 PM - EE3.2.09
Transparent Aerogels for Efficient Solar-Thermal Energy Conversion

Sungwoo Yang 1,Lin Zhao 1,Bikram Bhatia 1,Elise Strobach 1,Lee Weinstein 1,David Bierman 1,Thomas Cooper 1,Svetlana Boriskina 1,Gang Chen 1,Evelyn Wang 1

1 Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge United States,

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8:00 PM - EE3.2.10
Spectrally Selective and Thermally Enduring Co3O4 Nanoflower

Lizzie Caldwell 1,Tae Kyoung Kim 1,Bryan VanSaders 2,Alireza Kargar 1,Dongwun Chun 1,Li Chen 2,Qian Ma 2,Renkun Chen 1,Sungho Jin 1,Zhaowei Liu 2

1 Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering University of California, San Diego La Jolla United States,2 Electrical and Computer Engineering University of California, San Diego La Jolla United States

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8:00 PM - EE3.2.11
Core/Shell Quantum Dot Embedded Spectral Converting Layers for the Efficiency Enhancement of Thin-Film Solar Cells

Kyu-Sung Lee 2,Yoo Jeong Lee 2,Sun Jin Yun 2

1 Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI) Daejeon Korea (the Republic of),2 Department of Advanced Device Engineering University of Science and Technology (UST) Daejeon Korea (the Republic of),

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8:00 PM - EE3.2.12
Controlled Fabrication of Nanotube Arrays and Nanohole Arrays through Electrodeposition for High Efficiency Solar Energy Conversion

Wipula Liyanage 1,Chuang Qu 2,Edward Kinzel 2,Manashi Nath 1

1 Department of Chemistry Missouri University of Science and Technology Rolla United States,2 Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Missouri University of Science and Technology Rolla United States

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8:00 PM - EE3.2.13
Refractory Plasmonics for Efficient Thin-Film Solar Cells

Ayman Selmy 1,Nageh Allam 1,Moamen Soliman 1

1 Dept of Physics, 1127 SSE Bldg The American University in Cairo 11835, New Cairo Egypt,

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8:00 PM -
EE3.2.03 MOVED TO EE3.10.09

8:00 PM -
EE3.2.01 Transferred to EE3.10.08

2016-03-30   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Xing Sheng, Tsinghua University
Matthew Escarra, Tulane University
Anita Ho-Baillie, The University of New South Wales
Matthew Lumb, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory and The George Washington University

Symposium Support

ARPA-E
EE3.3: Novel Multijunction Solar Cells I
Session Chairs
Matthew Escarra
Xing Sheng
Wednesday AM, March 30, 2016
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 123

8:30 AM - *EE3.3.01
Metamorphic and Bonded Four-Junction III-V Solar Cells

Myles Steiner 1

1 National Renewable Energy Laboratory Golden United States,

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9:00 AM - EE3.3.02
A New Self-Assembly Printing Method to Simplify Tandem Organic Photovoltaics with Four-Layer Structure

Seok Kim 1,Hongkyu Kang 1,Jinho Lee 1,Kwanghee Lee 1

1 Gwangju Institute of Sci and Tech Gwangju Korea (the Republic of),

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9:15 AM - EE3.3.03
Development of GaAsSb(N)/GaAs Heterostructures for 1 eV Solar Cell Applications

Aymeric Maros 1,Hongen Xie 1,Fernando Ponce 1,Nikolai Faleev 1,Richard King 1,Christiana Honsberg 1

1 Arizona State University Tempe United States,

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9:30 AM - EE3.3.04
Modeling Multijunction Solar Cells by wxAMPS 3.0

Yiming Liu 1,Angus Rockett 2,Benny Lassen 1,Morten Madsen 1

1 University of Southern Denmark Sønderborg Denmark,2 University of Illinois Urbana United States

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9:45 AM - EE3.3.05
Dual-Junction Solar Cells for High Efficiency at Elevated Temperature

Minjoo Lee 1,Emmett Perl 2,Daehwan Jung 1,Joseph Faucher 1,John Simon 2,Clay McPheeters 3,Paul Sharps 3,Myles Steiner 2,Daniel Friedman 2

1 Yale Univ New Haven United States,2 NREL Golden United States3 SolAero Technologies Albuquerque United States

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10:00 AM -
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10:30 AM - *EE3.3.06
New Materials and Devices for One-Sun Multijunction Photovoltaics

Richard King 1

1 Arizona State University Tempe United States,

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11:00 AM - EE3.3.07
Virtual Ge Substrates with Low Threading Dislocation Density Produced by CW Laser Induced Recrystallization

Ziheng Liu 1,Xiaojing Hao 1,Jialiang Huang 1,Anita Ho-Baillie 1,Martin Green 1

1 University of New South Wales Sydney Australia,

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11:15 AM - EE3.3.08
GaSb-Based Solar Cells for Full Spectrum Energy Harvesting

Matthew Lumb 1,Shawn Mack 1,Maria Gonzalez 3,Kenneth Schmieder 1,Matt Meitl 4,Scott Burroughs 4,Behrang Hamadani 5,Robert Walters 1

2 The George Washington University Washington United States,1 NRL London United Kingdom,1 NRL London United Kingdom3 Sotera Defense Solutions Crofton United States4 Semprius Inc. Durham United States5 NIST Gaithersburg United States

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11:30 AM - *EE3.3.09
Room-Temperature Wafer Bonded Multi-Junction Solar Cell Grown by Solid State Molecular Beam Epitaxy

Shulong Lu 1,Shiro Uchida 2

1 Nano Device SINANO, Chinese Academy of Sciences Suzhou China,2 Chiba Institute of Technology Chiba Japan

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EE3.4: Novel Multijunction Solar Cells II
Session Chairs
Matthew Escarra
Xing Sheng
Wednesday PM, March 30, 2016
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 123

1:30 PM - *EE3.4.01
Silicon-Based Tandem Solar Cells#xD;

Martin Green 1

1 Univ of New South Wales Sydney Australia,

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2:00 PM - EE3.4.02
Perovskite/Crystalline Silicon Tandem Solar Cells: Light Management and Performance Optimization

Jeremie Werner 1,Arnaud Walter 1,Soo-Jin Moon 2,Johannes Peter Seif 1,Ching-Hsun Weng 1,Luc Fesquet 1,Nicolas Tetreault 2,Philipp Loeper 1,Sylvain Nicolay 2,Stefaan De Wolf 1,Bjoern Niesen 1,Christophe Ballif 2

1 PV-Lab/IMT Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) Neuchâtel Switzerland,2 PV-Center CSEM Neuchâtel Switzerland1 PV-Lab/IMT Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) Neuchâtel Switzerland,2 PV-Center CSEM Neuchâtel Switzerland

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2:15 PM - EE3.4.03
Silicon Hetero-Junction Solar Cells with Excellent Infrared Response for Tandem Applications

Zhengshan Yu 1,Kathryn Fisher 1,Michael Bernstein 1,Jianwei Shi 1,Mathieu Boccard 1,Zachary Holman 1

1 Arizona State University Tempe United States,

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2:30 PM - *EE3.4.04
Recent Advances in Earth-Abundant and Tandem Photovoltaics

Tonio Buonassisi 1

1 MIT Cambridge United States,

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3:00 PM -
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3:30 PM - *EE3.4.05
Increased Spectrum Utilisation with GaAsP/SiGe Solar Cells Grown on Silicon Substrates

Allen Barnett 1,Li Wang 1,Brianna Conrad 1,Anastasia Soeriyada 1,Xin Zhao 1,Dun Li 1,Martin Diaz 1,Anhony Lochtefeld 2,Andrew Gerger 3,Ivan Perez-Wurfl 1

1 UNSW Australia Sydney Australia,2 AmberWave Inc Salem United States3 SolAero Technologies, Corp. Albuquerque United States

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4:00 PM - EE3.4.06
The Developments of Gallium Phosphide Thin-Film and Fabrications for Interdigitated Back-Contact Heterojunction Silicon Photovoltaic Devices

Jongwon Lee 1,Chaomin Zhang 1,Nikolai Faleev 1,Christiana Honsberg 1

1 School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering Arizona State University Tempe United States,

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4:15 PM - EE3.4.07
Two-Terminal Hybrid Tandem Solar Cells Comprising Dye-Sensitized and Si Solar Cells

MinJi Im 1,Jeong Kwon 2,Sang Hyuk Won 1,Sungbum Kang 1,Min Joo Park 1,Jae Cheol Shin 3,Jong Hyeok Park 2,Kyoung Jin Choi 1

1 UNIST Ulsan Korea (the Republic of),2 Dept. of Chem.amp; Biomol. Eng Yonsei University Seoul Korea (the Republic of)3 Department of Physics Yeungnam University Yeungnam Korea (the Republic of)

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4:30 PM - EE3.4.08
Optimization of Radial Junction p-i-n GaAs NWs for Top-Cell Integration on Silicon

Natasa Vulic 2,Dmitry Mikulik 1,Esther Alarcon-Llado 1,Federico Matteini 1,Gozde Tuetuencueoglu 1,Heidi Potts 1,Stephen Goodnick 2,Anna Fontcuberta i Morral 1

1 Laboratory of Semiconductor Materials Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne Lausanne Switzerland,2 School of Electrical, Computer, and Energy Engineering Arizona State University Tempe United States,1 Laboratory of Semiconductor Materials Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne Lausanne Switzerland2 School of Electrical, Computer, and Energy Engineering Arizona State University Tempe United States

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4:45 PM - EE3.4.09
Organometallic Halide Perovskite / Barium Di-Silicide Thin-Film Double-Junction Solar Cells

Olindo Isabella 1,Miroslav Zeman 1

1 Delft Univ of Technology Delft Netherlands,

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EE3.5: Poster Session II: Novel Absorbers—Inorganics
Session Chairs
Wednesday PM, March 30, 2016
Sheraton, Third Level, Phoenix Ballroom

8:00 PM - EE3.5.01
Tight-Binding Implementation of the Valence Band Anticrossing Model for High Efficiency Solar Cell Materials

Yongjie Zou 1,Stephen Goodnick 1

1 Electrical Engineering Arizona State University Tempe United States,

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8:00 PM - EE3.5.02
2.55eV InGaN Quantum Well Solar Cell Operating at 450C and Varied Concentration

Heather McFavilen 1,Ding Ding 1,Josh Williams 2,Alec Fischer 2,Steven Young 1,Aymeric Maros 2,Yi Fang 2,Hongen Xie 2,Dragica Vasileska 2,Chantal Arena 1,Fernando Ponce 2,Christiana Honsberg 2,Stephen Goodnick 2

1 Soitec Phoenix Labs, Inc. Tempe United States,2 Arizona State University Tempe United States

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8:00 PM - EE3.5.03
Bandgap Engineering of Hydrogenated Amorphous Silicon Carbide

Jorge Guerra 2,Albrecht Winnacker 2,Roland Weingaertner 1

1 Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru Lima Peru,2 WW6 University of Erlangen Nuremberg Erlangen Germany,2 WW6 University of Erlangen Nuremberg Erlangen Germany1 Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru Lima Peru

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8:00 PM - EE3.5.04
Optical Properties of Graded Composition CdS1-xSex Thin-Films Electrochemically Deposited

Carlos Pereyra 1,Andrea Viscarret 1,Carla Baez Aguilera 3,Gonzalo Riveros 2,Francisco Martin 4,Jose Ramos-Barrado 4,Enrique Dalchiele 1,Ricardo Marotti 1

1 Univ de la Republica Montevideo Uruguay,2 Universidad de Valparaíso Valparaíso Chile,3 Universidad de Santiago de Chile Santiago de Chile Chile2 Universidad de Valparaíso Valparaíso Chile4 Universidad de Málaga Málaga Spain

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8:00 PM - EE3.5.06
Characterization of Solar Absorptance Properties of AlxTi1-xN Multi Layer Coatings Produced by Reactive Magnetron Sputtering Technique

Serdar Ozbay 1,Sinan Akkaya 1,Kursat Kazmanli 1,Mustafa Urgen 1

1 Istanbul Technical University Istanbul Turkey,

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8:00 PM - EE3.5.07
An Investigation of Transition Metal Oxides Window Layer for Thin-Film Amorphous Silicon Solar Cells

Liang Fang 1,Jie Mu 1,Bao Min Wang 1,Wei Gao 1,Bao Zhang 1,Hui Gao 1

1 Tianjin Itian Solar Tech Co. Ltd. Tianjin China,

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8:00 PM - EE3.5.08
Strain Relaxation and Defect Evolution in Low-Indium-Content InxGa1-xN Films (x=0.07, 0.12 and 0.15)

Hongen Xie 2,Shuo Wang 1,Alec Fischer 1,Heather McFavilen 3,Fernando Ponce 1

1 Department of Physics Arizona State University Tempe United States,2 School for Engineering of Matter, Transport, and Energy Arizona State University Tempe United States,1 Department of Physics Arizona State University Tempe United States3 Soitec Phoenix Labs Tempe United States

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8:00 PM - EE3.5.09
Minimization of Recombination and Transport Losses at the GaP/Si Heterointerface in GaAsP/Si Tandem Solar Cell

Mehdi Leilaeioun 1,Zachary Holman 1,Kevin Nay Yaung 2,Minjoo Lee 2

1 EEE Arizona State Univ Tempe United States,2 Electrical department Yale University New Haven United States

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8:00 PM - EE3.5.10
Polymer Embedded Silicon Microwires for Colorless, Transparent, Flexible Solar Cells

Sungbum Kang 1,Min Joo Park 1,sanghyuk Won 1,Kyoung Jin Choi 1

1 UNIST Ulsan Korea (the Republic of),

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8:00 PM - EE3.5.11
Bendable CdTe/CdS Thin-Film Solar Cells on Ultra-Thin Flexible Glass Substrates

Eun Woo Cho 1,Hyomin Park 1,Yoonmook Kang 1,Donghwan Kim 1,Jihyun Kim 1

1 Korea university Seoul Korea (the Republic of),

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8:00 PM - EE3.5.12
Self-Deposition of Pt Nanoparticles on Graphene Woven Fabrics for Improving the Efficiency of GWF/n-Si Solar Cells

Xinyu Tan 2,Zhe Kang 2,Hongwei Zhu 3

1 College of Materials and Chemical Engineering China Three Gorges University Yichang China,2 CTGU Collaborative Innovation Center for Magneto-electronic Industry amp; Research Institute for New Energy China Three Gorges University Yichang China,2 CTGU Collaborative Innovation Center for Magneto-electronic Industry amp; Research Institute for New Energy China Three Gorges University Yichang China3 Department of Materials Science and Engineering Tsinghua University Beijing China

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8:00 PM - EE3.5.13
Amorphous Silicon Photovoltaic Modules on Flexible Plastic Substrates

Yuri Vygranenko 1,Miguel Fernandes 2,Manuela Vieira 2,Andrei Sazonov 3,Paula Louro Antunes 1

1 CTS-UNINOVA Caparica Portugal,1 CTS-UNINOVA Caparica Portugal,2 Electronics, Telecommunications and Computer Engineering Department ISEL Lisbon Portugal3 Electrical and Computer Engineering Department University of Waterloo Waterloo Canada

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8:00 PM - EE3.5.14
Structural and Device Investigations of GaSb Based Solar Cell for Full Spectrum Solar Energy Harvesting

Ehsan Vadiee 1,Nikolai Faleev 1,Ganesh Balakrishnan 2,Fernando Ponce 1,Christiana Honsberg 1

1 Arizona State University Tempe United States,2 University of New Mexico Albuquerque United States

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8:00 PM - EE3.5.15
Electrical Defect Characterization of 0.5 eV InGaAsSb Solar Cells

Kenneth Schmieder 1,Matthew Lumb 2,Maria Gonzalez 3,Shawn Mack 1,Robert Walters 1

1 US Naval Research Laboratory Washington United States,1 US Naval Research Laboratory Washington United States,2 George Washington University Washington United States1 US Naval Research Laboratory Washington United States,3 Sotera Defense Solutions Annapolis Junction United States

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8:00 PM - EE3.5.16
Molecular Architecturing for Tailoring Optical, Electrochemical and Photovoltaic Properties

Vinila Nellisserry Viswanathan 1,Praveen Ramamurthy 1

1 Indian Inst of Science Bangalore India,

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2016-03-31   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Xing Sheng, Tsinghua University
Matthew Escarra, Tulane University
Anita Ho-Baillie, The University of New South Wales
Matthew Lumb, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory and The George Washington University

Symposium Support

ARPA-E
EE3.6: Solar Concentrator Systems
Session Chairs
Anita Ho-Baillie
Matthew Lumb
Thursday AM, March 31, 2016
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 123

8:00 AM - *EE3.6.01
Hybrids of Photovoltaic Cells and High-T Thermal Collection That Maximize Exergy Collection to Solve the Impending Renewable Energy Storage Problem

Howard Branz 1

1 Branz Technology Partners Boulder United States,

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8:30 AM - *EE3.6.02
Concentrating Solar Power Research and Development under the SunShot Initiative

Joseph Stekli 1,Levi Irwin 1

1 US DOE Alexandria United States,

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9:00 AM - EE3.6.03
A Low LCOE Spectrum Splitting Multijunction Solar Module

John Lloyd 1,Cristofer Flowers 1,Sunita Darbe 1,Carissa Eisler 1,Harry Atwater 1

1 California Institute of Technology Pasadena United States,

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9:15 AM - EE3.6.04
Numerical Simulation of InGaN-Based High Temperature Concentrator Solar Cells

Yi Fang 1,Dragica Vasileska 2,Stephen Goodnick 2

1 Department of Physics Arizona State University Tempe United States,2 School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering Arizona State University Tempe United States

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9:30 AM - *EE3.6.05
Luminescent and Microtracking Concentration for Rooftop CPV

Noel Giebink 1

1 The Pennsylvania State University University Park United States,

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10:00 AM -
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EE3.7: Solar Thermal Systems
Session Chairs
Anita Ho-Baillie
Matthew Lumb
Thursday AM, March 31, 2016
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 123

10:30 AM - *EE3.7.01
The Arpa-e Focus Research Program for Hybrid Photovoltaic-Thermal Solar Electricity: Rationales and Architectures

Eric Schiff 1,James Zahler 1

1 Advanced Research Projects Agency - Energy Washington United States,

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11:00 AM - EE3.7.02
Spectrum Splitting Concentrated Photovoltaic Module Design for a Hybrid Photovoltaic-Photothermal System

Qi Xu 1,Yaping Ji 1,Adam Ollanik 1,Nicholas Farrar-Foley 1,Vince Romanin 2,Pete Lynn 2,Danny Codd 3,James Ermer 4,Matthew Escarra 1

1 Tulane Univ New Orleans United States,2 Otherlab San Francisco United States3 University of San Diego San Diego United States4 Boeing-Spectrolab Sylmar United States

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11:15 AM - EE3.7.03
Semiconductor-Dielectric Selective Absorbers for Solar Thermal Energy Conversion

Nate Thomas 1,Austin Minnich 1

1 California Inst of Tech Pasadena United States,

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11:30 AM - EE3.7.04
Full Spectrum Collection of Concentrated Solar Energy Using PV Coupled with Selective Filtration Utilizing Nanoparticles

Todd Otanicar 1,Drew DeJarnette 1,Nick Brekke 1,Ebrima Tunkara 2,Ken Roberts 2,Parameswar Harikumar 3

1 Department of Mechanical Engineering University of Tulsa Tulsa United States,2 Department of Chemistry University of Tulsa Tulsa United States3 Department of Physics University of Tulsa Tulsa United States

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11:45 AM - EE3.7.05
A Hybrid CPV-CSP System to Fully Utilize the Solar Spectrum

Wei Pan 1

1 Sharp Labs of America Camas United States,

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EE3.8/NT1.8: Joint Session: Recent Developments in Optoelectronics and Photovoltaics
Session Chairs
Anita Ho-Baillie
Matthew Lumb
Thursday PM, March 31, 2016
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 129 A

1:45 PM - *EE3.8.01/NT1.8.01
Optoelectronics: Is There Anything It Cannot Do; Can Opto-Electronics Provide the Motive Power for Future Vehicles

Vidya Ganapati 1,T. Xiao 1,Eli Yablonovitch 1

1 Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences Dept. University of California, Berkeley Berkeley United States,

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2:15 PM - *EE3.8.02/NT1.8.02
Controlling both Solar and Thermal Spectra for Solar Cell Applications

Shanhui Fan 1

1 Stanford Univ Stanford United States,

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2:45 PM - EE3.8.03/NT1.8.03
Highly Conductive Ag Nanowire Meta-Electrodes Improve Silicon Heterojunction Solar Cells

Mark Knight 1,Jorik Van De Groep 1,Paula Bronsveld 2,Wim Sinke 1,Albert Polman 1

1 FOM Institute AMOLF Amsterdam Netherlands,2 Energy research Centre of the Netherlands Petten Netherlands2 Energy research Centre of the Netherlands Petten Netherlands,1 FOM Institute AMOLF Amsterdam Netherlands

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3:00 PM -
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EE3.9: Novel Solar Absorbers
Session Chairs
Anita Ho-Baillie
Matthew Lumb
Thursday PM, March 31, 2016
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 123

3:30 PM - *EE3.9.01
Adduct Approach for High Efficiency Perovskite Solar Cells

Nam-Gyu Park 1

1 Sungkyunkwan Univ Suwon Korea (the Republic of),

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4:00 PM - EE3.9.02
The Ultimate Efficiency of Organolead Halide Perovskite Solar Cells Limited by Auger Processes

Ibraheem Almansouri 1,Anita Ho-Baillie 2,Martin Green 2

1 Institute Center for Energy (iEnergy), Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Masdar Institute Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates,2 Australian Centre for Advanced Photovoltaics (ACAP), School of Photovoltaic and Renewable Energy Engineering University of New South Wales Sydney 2052 Australia

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4:15 PM - EE3.9.03
Semi-Transparent Perovskite Solar Cell with >80% Transparent Sputtered Front and Rear Electrodes for a Four-Terminal Tandem

The Duong 1,Niraj Lal 1,Daniel Jacobs 1,Shakir Rahman 1,Heping Shen 1,Klaus Weber 1,Thomas White 1,Kylie Catchpole 1

1 Research School of Engineering Australian National University Canberra Australia,

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4:30 PM - *EE3.9.04
Quantum Ratchet Intermediate Band Solar Cells

Nicholas Hylton 1,Ture Hinrichsen 1,Anthony Vaquero-Stainer 1,Megumi Yoshida 1,Andreas Pusch 1,Ortwin Hess 1,Chris Phillips 1,Ned Ekins-Daukes 1

1 Imperial College London London United Kingdom,

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EE3.10: Poster Session III: Novel Solar Energy Harvesting Concepts
Session Chairs
Thursday PM, March 31, 2016
Sheraton, Third Level, Phoenix Ballroom

8:00 PM - EE3.10.01
Transformation of Near-Infrared Alloyed Semiconductor Nanocrystals on Water Surface

Terefe Habteyes 1,Bijesh Kafle 1,Tefera Tesema 1

1 Univ of New Mexico Albuquerque United States,

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8:00 PM - EE3.10.02
Band Edge Electronic Structure of Doped-ZnS as a Photocatalyst for Hydrogen Production

Fran Kurnia 1,Judy Hart 2

1 School Materials Science and Engineering University of New South Wales Sydney Australia,1 School Materials Science and Engineering University of New South Wales Sydney Australia,2 Integrated Materials Design Centre University of New South Wales Sydney Australia

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8:00 PM - EE3.10.03
Photocatalytic Performance of Cuprous Oxide-Decorated Graphene-Like Nanosheets

Po-Ya Chang 1,Yu-Min Sung 1,I-Hsiang Tseng 1

1 Feng Chia University Taichung Taiwan,

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8:00 PM - EE3.10.04
Photovoltaic Power of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Films by Interface Structures of Different Film Thickness

Yoshinori Sato 2,Hajime Sakakibara 1,Kenichi Motomiya 1,Kazuyuki Tohji 1

1 Tohoku Univ Sendai Japan,2 Institute for Biomedical Sciences, Interdisciplinary Cluster for Cutting Edge Research Shinshu University Matsumoto Japan,1 Tohoku Univ Sendai Japan

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8:00 PM - EE3.10.05
Effect of Chemical Cleaning before Deposition of Cat-CVD Passivation Films to Realize Extremely Low Surface Recombination Velocity on Textured Structure

Cong Nguyen 1,Koichi Koyama 1,Shigeki Terashima 1,Chikao Okamoto 2,Shuichiro Sugiyama 2,Keisuke Ohdaira 1,Hideki Matsumura 1

1 JAIST (Japan Adv. Inst. Sci. amp; Tech.) Nomi Japan,2 SHARP Corporation Katsuragi Japan

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8:00 PM - EE3.10.06
Graphene Quantum Dots/Metal Oxide Hybrid Photoelectrodes for Efficient Solar Energy Conversion

Radwa Shedeed 1,Ahmed Shehata 1,Nageh Allam 1

1 Energy Laboratory Lab (EML) The American Univ in Cairo Cairo Egypt,

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8:00 PM - EE3.10.07
Ge Heteroepitaxy Growth on Cube-Textured Ni(001) Foils through CaF2 Buffer Layer

Liang Chen 4,Weiyu Xie 1,Ishwara Bhat 1,Shengbai Zhang 1,Amit Goyal 2,Lihua Zhang 3,Kim Kisslinger 3,Toh-Ming Lu 1,Gwo-Ching Wang 1

4 Changlight Co., Ltd Xiamen China,1 Rensselaer Polytechnic Inst Troy United States2 RENEW University at Buffalo Buffalo United States3 Center for Functional Nanomaterials Brookhaven National Lab Upton United States

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8:00 PM - EE3.10.08
Computational Design of Near-IR Absorbing Organic Materials for Light Harvesting Application

Michael Foster 1,Kirsty Leong 1

1 Sandia National Labs Livermore United States,

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8:00 PM - EE3.10.09
Down-Shifting Phosphor Layer Enhancement in Optically Active and Inactive Thin-Film Solar Module Regions

Loucas Tsakalakos 1,David Smith 1,Joleyn Brewer 1,Holly Comanzo 1,Ching-Yeu Wei 1,Alok Srivastava 1

1 GE Global Research Niskayuna United States,

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