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Symposium ES9 : Surfaces, Coatings and Interfaces in Concentrated Solar Energy Applications

2017-04-19   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Ramon Escobar-Galindo, Abengoa Research
Ibon Azkona, Metal Estalki
Jose Luis Endrino, Cranfield University
Matthias Krause, Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf

Symposium Support

IK4-TEKNIKER
FOM Technologies
METAL ESTALKI
ES9.1: Boosting the Efficiency of Solar Collectors Using Nitride Films
Session Chairs
Ramon Escobar-Galindo
Andreas Schuler
Wednesday AM, April 19, 2017
PCC North, 200 Level, Room 226 C

8:30 AM -
Welcome and Introduction

8:45 AM - *ES9.1.02
On the Search of New Solar Absorbers for High Temperature Solar Selective Coatings—Molybdenum Short-Range Order in Mo–Si–N Systems

Carlos Prieto 1 , Adrian Rodriguez-Palomo 1 , Eva Cespedes 2
1 , Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid (CSIC), MADRID Spain, 2 , IMDEA NanoScience, Madrid Spain

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9:15 AM - ES9.1.03
Design of Solar Selective Coatings Based on Aluminium Titanium AlTi(OxN1-x) Oxynitrides for High-Temperature CSP Applications

Irene Heras 1 , Matthias Krause 2 , Frank Lungwitz 2 , Rincon Gonzalo 1 , Mercedes Alcon-Camas 1 , Ibon Azkona 3 , Cristina Guillen 1 , Ramon Escobar-Galindo 1
1 , Abengoa Research S.L., Seville Spain, 2 , Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf, Dresden Germany, 3 , Metal Estalki, Derio Spain

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9:30 AM - ES9.1.04
Optical and Thermal Characterizations of an Ultrathin Metafilm Selective Solar Thermal Absorber with Excellent High Temperature Stability

Hassan Alshehri 1 , Qing Ni 1 2 , Hao Wang 1 , Liping Wang 1
1 School for Engineering of Matter, Transport & Energy, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States, 2 , University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, Anhui, China

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9:45 AM -
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ES9.2: New Trends to Optimize Energy Conversion in Concentrated Photovoltaics
Session Chairs
Javier Barriga
Sungho Jin
Wednesday AM, April 19, 2017
PCC North, 200 Level, Room 226 C

10:15 AM - *ES9.2.01
Coupled Thermo-Mechanical and Photo-Chemical Degradation in Materials and Interfaces for Concentrated Solar Energy Applications

Reinhold Dauskardt 1
1 , Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States

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10:45 AM - ES9.2.02
A Tool to Characterize the Electrical Influence of the Thermal and Mechanical Behaviors of Materials of Optics for CPV Applications

Arnaud Ritou 2 , Philippe Voarino 2 , Olivier Raccurt 1 , Mathieu Baudrit 2 , Pierre Besson 3
2 LCPV, CEA INES, Le-Bourget-du-Lac France, 1 LITEN-LSHT, CEA INES, Le-Bourget-du-Lac France, 3 , Fraunhofer, Santiago Chile

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11:00 AM - ES9.2.03
Efficient Luminescent Solar Concentrators Based on Indirect Band Gap Silicon Quantum Dots

Samantha Ehrenberg 2 , Francesco Meinardi 1 , Lorena Dhamo 1 , Francesco Carulli 1 , Michele Mauri 1 , Francesco Bruni 1 , Roberto Simonutti 1 , Uwe Kortshagen 2 , Sergio Brovelli 1
2 Mechanical Engineering, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 1 Dipartimento di Scienza dei Materiali, Universita degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, Milano, Milano, Italy

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11:15 AM - ES9.2.04
Optical and Luminescence Properties of Ultranocrystalline Diamond (UNCD) Grown by Hot Filament Chemical Vapor Deposition Like a Principal Top Layer for “Photo-Enhanced Thermionic Emission Cells”

Jorge Montes 1 2 , Jesus Alcantar-Pena 3 2 , Rafael Garcia 3 , Orlando Auciello 2
1 Departamento de Física, Universidad de Sonora, Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico, 2 Material Science and Engineering, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas, United States, 3 Departamento de Investigación en Física, Universidad de Sonora, Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico

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11:30 AM - *ES9.2.05
Hybrid PV/CSP and Micro-Concentrated Solar PV Programs at ARPA-E

Michael Haney 1
1 , Advanced Research Projects Agency - Energy, Washington, District of Columbia, United States

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ES9.3: Are Perovkistes the Future in PV Technology?
Session Chairs
Reinhold Dauskardt
Xavier Tonnellier
Wednesday PM, April 19, 2017
PCC North, 200 Level, Room 226 C

1:30 PM - ES9.3.01
Graphene Oxide/Perovskite Interfaces for Hybrid Lead Halide Perovskite/Graphene Solar Cells—An In Situ Spectroscopic Evaluation

Muge Acik 1 , Richard Rosenberg 1 , Saw-Wai Hla 1 2 , Seth Darling 1 3
1 , Argonne National Laboratory, Lemont, Illinois, United States, 2 , Ohio University, Athens, Ohio, United States, 3 , University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States

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1:45 PM - ES9.3.02
Flux Coating Growth of (10-1)-Oriented Epitaxial NaTaO3 Crystals on SrTiO3 Single Crystal Substrates

Sayaka Suzuki 1 , Kunio Yubuta 2 , Katsuya Teshima 1 3
1 Faculty of Engineering, Shinshu University, Nagano Japan, 2 Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University, Sendai Japan, 3 Center for Energy and Environmental Science, Shinshu University, Nagano Japan

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2:00 PM - ES9.3.03
Synthesis and Characterization of Ammonium-Terminated Alkyl Monolayers on Si(111) Surfaces

Alexander Carl 1 , Ronald Grimm 1
1 , Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

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2:15 PM - ES9.3.04
3D Si-SiO2 Nano-Networks Formed by Diode Laser-Induced Liquid- and Solid-State Decomposition of SiOx

Erik Schumann 1 , R. Huebner 1 , Veronica Carcelen 2 , Joerg Grenzer 1 , K. Heinig 1 , Sibylle Gemming 1 3 , Matthias Krause 1
1 Institute of Ion Beam Physics and Materials Research, Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden - Rossendorf, Dresden Germany, 2 , Abengoa Research, Sevilla Spain, 3 Institute of Physics, Technische Universität Chemnitz, Chemnitz Germany

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2:30 PM -
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ES9.4: Advanced Tools for Modeling and In Situ Characterization of CSP Materials
Session Chairs
Andrea Ambrosini
Matthias Krause
Wednesday PM, April 19, 2017
PCC North, 200 Level, Room 226 C

3:30 PM - *ES9.4.01
Performances and Durability of Solar Absorber for CSP—Toward the Qualification Procedure

Olivier Raccurt 1
1 CEA, LITEN/DTBH, High Temperature Solar Thermal Systems Laboratory, Univ. Grenoble Alpes, Le Bourget du Lac France

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4:00 PM - ES9.4.02
In Situ RBS, Raman, and Ellipsometry Studies of Layered Material Systems at High Temperatures in a Cluster Tool

Robert Wenisch 1 , Daniel Janke 1 , Irene Heras 2 , Frank Lungwitz 1 , Elena Guillen 2 , Rene Heller 1 , Sibylle Gemming 1 3 , Ramon Escobar-Galindo 2 , Matthias Krause 1
1 , Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf, Dresden Germany, 2 , Abengoa Research S.L., Sevilla Spain, 3 , Technische Universität Chemnitz, Chemnitz Germany

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4:15 PM - ES9.4.03
Surface Chemistry for the Atomic Layer Deposition of Solar Selective Nanocomposite Coatings

Anil Mane 1 , J. Avila 1 , Jian Liu 2 , Angel Yanguas-Gil 1 , Joseph Libera 1 , Mohammad Mushfiq 3 , Kevin Yu 3 , Uma Sampathkumaran 3 , Jeffrey Elam 1
1 , Argonne National Laboratory, Lemont, Illinois, United States, 2 Department of Chemistry, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States, 3 , InnoSense, LLC, Torrance, Illinois, United States

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4:30 PM - ES9.4.04
Refractory Solar Selective Nanocomposite Coatings for Concentrated Solar Power Receivers

Jeffrey Elam 1 , Anil Mane 1 , J. Avila 1 , Angel Yanguas-Gil 1 , Joseph Libera 1 , Joseph Hupp 2 , Jian Liu 2 , Uma Sampathkumaran 3 , Kevin Yu 3 , Reiner Buck 4 , Florian Sutter 4
1 , Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States, 2 , Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States, 3 , InnoSense, LLC, Torrance, California, United States, 4 , DLR, Stuttgart Germany

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4:45 PM - ES9.4.05
The Role of Microstructure on Absorber Efficiency and Selectivity in Concentrating Solar Power—An FDTD Approach

Angel Yanguas-Gil 1 , J. Avila 1 , Jian Liu 2 , Anil Mane 1 , Joseph Libera 1 , Mohammad Mushfiq 3 , Kevin Yu 3 , Uma Sampathkumaran 3 , Jeffrey Elam 1
1 , Argonne National Laboratory, Lemont, Illinois, United States, 2 , Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States, 3 , InnoSense LLC, Torrance, California, United States

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2017-04-20   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Ramon Escobar-Galindo, Abengoa Research
Ibon Azkona, Metal Estalki
Jose Luis Endrino, Cranfield University
Matthias Krause, Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf

Symposium Support

IK4-TEKNIKER
FOM Technologies
METAL ESTALKI
ES9.5: Scaling Up Challenges of Solar Collectors
Session Chairs
Carlos Prieto
Olga Sanchez Garrido
Thursday AM, April 20, 2017
PCC North, 200 Level, Room 226 C

9:00 AM - *ES9.5.01
Sol Gel Coating of Solar Receiver Tubes—Machine Design Criteria

Christopher Sansom 1 , Xavier Tonnellier 1
1 , Cranfield University, Cranfield United Kingdom

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9:30 AM - ES9.5.02
Development and Characterisation of Spectrally Selective Coatings to Work at 550C under Inert Gas Atmosphere

Javier Barriga 1
1 , IK4-TEKNIKER, Eibar Spain

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9:45 AM - ES9.5.03
Spectrally-Selective Copper-Oxide Spinel Absorber Coatings for High-Temperature Concentrated Solar Power Systems

Dale Karas 1 , Cilla Jose 2 , Samuel Tam 3 , Jaeyun Moon 1
1 Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States, 2 Department of Chemistry, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States, 3 Dept. of Electrical Engineering, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

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10:00 AM -
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ES9.6: Smart Concepts for Improving Perfomance of CSP Components
Session Chairs
Jeffrey Elam
Olivier Raccurt
Thursday AM, April 20, 2017
PCC North, 200 Level, Room 226 C

10:30 AM - ES9.6.01
Nickel-Aluminium Based Anticorrosion Coatings Prepared by Plasma Spray for CSP Applications

Sarah Yasir 1 , Elena Guillen 2 , Simon Gray 1 , Ramon Escobar-Galindo 2 , Barbara Shollock 3 , Jose Luis Endrino 1
1 , Cranfield University, Cranfield United Kingdom, 2 , Abengoa Research S.L., Seville Spain, 3 , University of Warvick, Coventry United Kingdom

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10:45 AM - ES9.6.02
High Accuracy Infrared Directional Emission Spectroscopy between 100 and 1000 Degrees Celsius

Telmo Echaniz 1 , Gabriel Lopez 1 , Raquel Fuente 1 , Inigo Gonzalez de Arrieta 1 , Atasi Dan 2 , Bikramjit Basu 2 , Harish Barshilia 2 , Manuel Tello 1
1 , Basque Country University, Leioa Spain, 2 , CSIR-National Aerospace Laboratories, Bangalore India

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11:00 AM - ES9.6.03
Degradation of Solar Mirrors in Accelerated Aging Test for Simulation of Costal Area Exposure

Coralie Avenel 1 , Olivier Raccurt 1 , Jean-Luc Gardette 2 3 , Sandrine Therias 2 3 , Angela Disdier 1
1 , University of Grenoble Alpes, Grenoble France, 2 Institut de Chimie de Clermont-Ferrand, Clermont Université, Université Blaise Pascal, Aubière France, 3 Institut de Chimie de Clermont-Ferrand, CNRS, UMR 6296, Aubière France

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11:15 AM - ES9.6.04
Bismuth-Based Thin Films for Solar Concentrator Water Treatment—Relationship between Synthesis Conditions, Optical Properties and Photocatalytic Efficiency

Maeve O'Brien 1 , Laura Gomez-Velazquez 2 3 , Monserrat Bizarro 2 , Valerie Leppert 4
1 School of Natural Sciences, University of California, Merced, Merced, California, United States, 2 Instituto de Investigaciones en Materiales, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico City, D.F., Mexico, 3 Posgrado en Ciencia e Ingeniería de Materiales, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexcio City, D.F., Mexico, 4 School of Engineering, University of California, Merced, California, United States

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11:30 AM - ES9.6.05
Solar-Selective and Temperature-Stable SnO2-Based TCO for Solar Thermal Applications

Frank Lungwitz 1 , Erik Schumann 1 , Daniel Janke 1 , Elena Guillen 2 , Ramon Escobar-Galindo 2 , Sibylle Gemming 1 3 , Matthias Krause 1
1 , Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf, Dresden Germany, 2 , Abengoa Research S.L., Sevilla Spain, 3 Physics, Chemnitz University of Technology, Chemnitz Germany

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11:45 AM - ES9.6.06
Semiconductor-Dielectric Selective Absorbers for Solar Thermal Energy Conversion

Nate Thomas 1 , Austin Minnich 1
1 , California Inst of Technology, Pasadena, California, United States

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ES9.7: Emerging Materials for Non-Conventional PV
Session Chairs
Samantha Ehrenberg
Matthias Krause
Thursday PM, April 20, 2017
PCC North, 200 Level, Room 226 C

1:30 PM - ES9.7.01
Monolithic Glass-Based Antireflective and Superhydrophobic Coatings—Broadband/Omnidirectional Light Harvesting and Self-Cleaning Characteristics

Tolga Aytug 1 , Andrew Lupini 1 , Ilia Ivanov 1 , Gerald Jellison 1 , Edgar Lara-Curzio 1 , Rajesh Menon 2
1 , Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States, 2 , The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States

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1:45 PM - ES9.7.02
Efficiency Enhancement of ZnO Based Inverted BHJ Solar Cells via Interface Engineering Using Organic Interfacial Modifiers

Sujit Kumar 1 , Debdatta Panigrahi 1 , Achintya Dhar 1
1 , IIT Kharagpur, Kharagpur India

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2:00 PM - ES9.7.03
Comparative Study of Annealed and High Temperature Grown ITO and AZO Films for Solar Energy Applications

Diego Alonso Alvarez 1 , Lourdes Ferre Llin 2 , Alexander Mellor 1 , Douglas Paul 2 , N.J. Ekins-Daukes 1
1 , Imperial College London, London United Kingdom, 2 , University of Glasgow, Glasgow United Kingdom

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2:15 PM - ES9.7.04
High Device-Specific Haacke Figure of Merit in Transparent Composite Electrodes as a Promising Replacement of ITO in Organic Solar Cell Applications

Zhao Zhao 1 , Terry Alford 1
1 , Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States

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2:30 PM - ES9.7.05
Effect of Ambient Microwave Annealing on Electrical and Optical Properties of Indium Tin Oxide

Sharvanti Pinglay 1 , Aditya Yerramilli 1 , Terry Alford 1
1 , Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States

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2:45 PM -
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ES9.8: Revisiting Oxide Surfaces for Competitive CSP Plants
Session Chairs
Jose Luis Endrino
Ramon Escobar-Galindo
Thursday PM, April 20, 2017
PCC North, 200 Level, Room 226 C

3:15 PM - *ES9.8.01
Thermal Sprayed Oxide Coatings for Concentrating Solar Power Receivers

Andrea Ambrosini 1 , Aaron Hall 1 , David Adams 1 , Antoine Boubault 2
1 , Sandia National Laboratory, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 2 Center for Applied Mathematics, MINES ParisTech, Sophia Antipolis Cedex France

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3:45 PM - *ES9.8.02
Nano Black-Oxide Coating as a High Efficiency Solar Absorber for Concentrating Solar Power

Sungho Jin 2 1 , Renkun Chen 1 , David Wait 2
2 , Solar Reserve, LLC, Santa Monica, California, United States, 1 , University of California, San Diego, San Diego, California, United States

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4:15 PM - *ES9.8.03
Selective Solar Absorber Coatings on Receiver Tubes for CSP—From Vacuum-Deposited Carbon Based Coatings to Wet-Chemical Derived Mixed Oxide Coatings

Andreas Schuler 1
1 , EPFL, Lausanne Switzerland

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4:45 PM -
Closing Statement

ES9.9: Poster Session
Session Chairs
Jose Luis Endrino
Erik Schumann
Thursday PM, April 20, 2017
Sheraton, Third Level, Phoenix Ballroom

8:00 PM - ES9.9.01
Solution-Processed Copper Nanoparticles for Selective Solar Absorption

Derek Wang 1 , Jyotirmoy Mandal 2 , Yuan Yang 2
1 , Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States, 2 Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics, Columbia University, New York City, New York, United States

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8:00 PM - ES9.9.02
Nickel Electrodeposition on Anodized Aluminum Oxide Films as Selective Absorbing Coating Made by AC Voltage with Variable Frequency

Samuel Santiago Cruz 1 2 , Arturo Fernandez Madrigal 2 , Esther Santiago Cruz 1
1 , Universidad Tecnológica de Huejotzingo, Huejotzingo Puebla Mexico, 2 Materiales Solares, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Temixco, Morelos, Mexico

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8:00 PM - ES9.9.03
Effect of Pyramids Size Obtained by KOH Texturing on Silicon Solar Cell Performance

Rameshwari Ghimire 1 3 , Som Dahal 2 , Stuart Bowden 2 , Raymond Tsui 2 , Trevor Thornton 2
1 Physics, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States, 3 Solar Power Lab, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States, 2 Electrical Computer and Energy Engineering, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States

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8:00 PM - ES9.9.04
Polarization Resolved Grazing Angle Scatterometry for In Situ Monitoring of Roughness for Silicon and Compound Solar Cells, Light Emitting Devices and other Structured Surfaces

Wojciech Walecki 1 , Peter Walecki 2 3 , Eve Walecki 2 4 , Abigail Walecki 2 5
1 R&D, Frontier Semiconductor, San Jose, California, United States, 2 , Sunrise Optical LLC, Sunrise, Florida, United States, 3 Engineering, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, 4 , University of Florida, Gainsville, Florida, United States, 5 , Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, United States

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8:00 PM - ES9.9.05
Large-Area of High Uniform CdS Thin Film Grown by Special Technique Chemical Bath Deposition

Sheng Wen Chan 1
1 , Industrial Technology Research Institute, Taiwan Taiwan

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8:00 PM - ES9.9.06
Fabrication of Zn(S, O) Buffer Layer for CIGS Solar Cells by Highly Deposited Rate Chemical Bath Deposition Process

Sheng Wen Chan 1
1 , Industrial Technology Research Institute, Taiwan Taiwan

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8:00 PM - ES9.9.07
ZnO 1-xTex Thin Films Deposited by Reactive Magnetron Co-Sputtering—Compositional, Structural and Optical Properties

Olga Sanchez Garrido 1 , Monica Fernandez Barcia 1 , Oscar Garcia 2 , Aurelio Climent 3 , Manuel Hernandez Velez 3
1 , Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid (CSIC), Madrid Spain, 2 UGdS-Optronlab Group, Dpto. Física Materia Condensada, Universidad de Valladolid, Valladolid Spain, 3 Física Aplicada , Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid Spain

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8:00 PM - ES9.9.08
Stress-Induced Surface Characterization by Wavelet and Fractal Analysis in Ga-Doped ZnO Thin Films

Chenlei Jing 1 , Wu Tang 1
1 , University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu, Sichuan, China

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8:00 PM - ES9.9.09
Photocurrent Enhancements from Biomimetic Reconstructs of Photosystem I-Proteoliposomes Supported on Electrode

Hanieh Niroomand 1 2 , Ravi Pamu 3 , Dibyendu Mukherjee 1 2 3 , Bamin Khomami 1 2 3
1 Sustainable Energy Education and Research Center (SEERC), University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Knoxville, Tennessee, United States, 2 Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Department, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Knoxville, Tennessee, United States, 3 Mechanical, Aerospace & Biomedical Engineering Department, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Knoxville, Tennessee, United States

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