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December 1-6, 2013 | Boston
Meeting Chairs: Charles Black, Elisabetta Comini, Gitti Frey, Kristi Kiick, Loucas Tsakalakos

Symposium W : Next-Generation Inorganic Thin-Film Photovoltaics

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Symposium Organizers

Chris Giebink, Pennsylvania State University
Barry Rand, Princeton University
Akram Boukai, University of Michigan
Changsoon Kim, Seoul National University

Symposium Support

Royal Society of Chemistry
W3: Epitaxial Thin Film Photovoltaics
Session Chairs
Changsoon Kim
Monday PM, December 02, 2013
Hynes, Level 3, Room 304

2:30 AM - *W3.01
The Opto-Electronic Physics Which Just Broke the Efficiency Record in Solar Cells

Eli Yablonovitch 1 Owen D. Miller 1

1University of California, Berkeley Berkeley USA

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3:00 AM - *W3.02
Substrate Recycling: Making High Efficiency, Flexible, Semiconductor Solar Cells Bonded to Plastic Substrates

Stephen Forrest 1 Kyusang Lee 1

1Univ Michigan Ann Arbor USA

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3:30 AM - W3.03
Structural Study of Ga(As)PN Layers for High-Efficiency Solar Cells on Silicon Substrates

Henri Jussila 1 Nagarajan Subramaniyam 1 Jori Lemettinen 1 Teppo Huhtio 1 Harri Lipsanen 1 Markku Sopanen 1

1Aalto University Espoo Finland

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3:45 AM - W3.04
Non-Destructive Wafer Recycling for GaAs Thin-Film Photovoltaic Cell

Kyusang Lee 1 Tyler W. Hughes 2 Jeramy D. Zimmerman 1 Stephen R. Forrest 1 2 3

1University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA2University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA3University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA

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4:00 AM - W3.05
Porous Germanium Synthesis and Transformation for Layer Transfer Process of Germanium Thin Films

Abderraouf Boucherif 1 Guillaume Beaudin 1 Vincent Aimez 1 Richard Aramp;#232;s 1

1Universite de Sherbrooke Sherbrooke Canada

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4:15 AM -
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W4: Upconversion and Intermediate Band Photovoltaics
Session Chairs
Kylie Catchpole
Monday PM, December 02, 2013
Hynes, Level 3, Room 304

4:30 AM - *W4.01
Efficient Solar Upconversion: Electronic, Photonic, and Thermodynamic Design Considerations

Jennifer Dionne 1

1Stanford University Palo Alto USA

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5:00 AM - W4.02
Impact of Solar Upconversion on Photovoltaic Cell Efficiency: Optical Models of State-of-the-Art Solar Cells with Upconverters

Inna Kozinsky 1 Yi Xiang Yeng 1 2 Yao Huang 1

1Robert Bosch LLC Palo Alto USA2MIT Cambridge USA

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5:15 AM - W4.03
Operation Characteristics of InAs Quantum Dot Intermediate-Band Solar Cells

Yoshitaka Okada 1 Yasushi Shoji 1 Ryo Tamaki 1 Tomah Sogabe 1

1The University of Tokyo Meguro-ku Japan

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5:30 AM - W4.04
Spectroscopic Imaging of Efficient Photocurrent Generation Sites in InAs Intermediate Band Quantum Structures: Improved Design of Upconversion Layers Containing Nanodisks and Quantum Dots

David Michael Tex 1 2 Toshiyuki Ihara 1 Itaru Kamiya 3 Yoshihiko Kanemitsu 1 2

1Institute for Chemical Research, Kyoto University Uji Japan2Japan Science and Technology Agency, CREST Uji Japan3Toyota Technological Institute Nagoya Japan

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5:45 AM - W4.05
Femtosecond Photocurrent Dynamics in InAs Quantum Structures for Intermediate-Band Solar Cells

Yasuhiro Yamada 1 David Tex 1 Itaru Kamiya 2 Yoshihiko Kanemitsu 1

1Kyoto University Uji Japan2Toyota Technological Institute Nagoya Japan

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W5: Poster Session: Nanocrystal and Chalcogenide Photovoltaics
Session Chairs
Barry Rand
Monday PM, December 02, 2013
Hynes, Level 1, Hall B

9:00 AM - W5.01
Excitonic Absorption on AlGaAs/GaAs Superlattice Solar Cells

Jiro Nishinaga 1 2 Atsuhi Kawaharazuka 3 2 Yoshiji Horikoshi 3 2

1Waseda University Tokyo Japan2JST Kawaguchi Japan3Waseda University Tokyo Japan

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9:00 AM - W5.02
Controlling Morphology in Quantum Dot Thin Films via Ligand Exchange

Mark Weidman 1 Ferry Prins 1 William Tisdale 1

1MIT Cambridge USA

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9:00 AM - W5.03
Cutoff Wavelength Optimization for High Efficiency Split Spectrum Photovoltaics

Chandler Downs 1 Thomas E. Vandervelde 1

1Tufts University Medford USA

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