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Symposium ET11 : Emerging Materials and Device Concepts for Flexible, Low-Cost Photovoltaic Technologies

2018-11-26   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Rao Tatavarti, MicroLink Devices, Inc.
Lan Fu, Australian National University
Alexander Sprafke, Halle-Wittenburg University
Lin Zhou, Nanjing University

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ET11.01: Flexible PV
Session Chairs
Lan Fu
Erik Garnett
Monday AM, November 26, 2018
Hynes, Level 3, Room 304

8:30 AM - ET11.01.01
Highly Flexible Perovskite Solar Cells with Low Cost Electrodes and Charge Selective Materials

Peng Li1,Zijian Zheng1

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University1

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8:45 AM - ET11.01.02
Flexible Crystalline Silicon Photovoltaics with Vertically Aligned Microwires

Kwanyong Seo1,Inchan Hwang1,Han-Don Um1

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology1

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9:00 AM - ET11.01.03
BIPV—A Bad Idea or Tomorrow's Mainstream Application?

Sarah Kurtz1

University of California, Merced1

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9:30 AM - ET11.01.04
All Dielectric Light Trapping Scheme for Enhancing the Efficiency of Ultrathin Flexible Gr/Si Solar Cell

Sonali Das1,Mohammad Jobayer Hossain1,Kristopher Davis1,Tania Roy1

University of Central Florida1

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9:45 AM - ET11.01.05
Silicon-Hybrid Multi-Junction Photovoltaic Devices for (Photo-)Electrochemical Applications

Arno Smets1,Thierry de Vrijer1,Johan Blanker1,Paula Perez Rodriguez1,Miro Zeman1

Delft University of Technology1

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10:00 AM -
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ET11.02: Nano Technology Application to PV I
Session Chairs
Elisa Antolín
Huiyun Liu
Monday AM, November 26, 2018
Hynes, Level 3, Room 304

10:30 AM - ET11.02.01
What Can Nano Really Do for Solar?

Erik Garnett

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11:00 AM - ET11.02.02
Design and Simulation of Bifacial III-V Nanowire Arrays on Silicon

Anastasiia Fedorenko1,Mohadeseh Baboli1,Parsian Mohseni1,Seth Hubbard1

Rochester Institute of Technology1

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11:15 AM - ET11.02.03
Optical and Electrical Properties of RF-PECVD Germanium Spin Coated with 40nm Silver Nanoparticles

Ammar Nayfeh1,Khadija Jumaa1,Aamenah Siddiqui1,Ghada Dushaq2,Mahmoud Rasras2

Khalifa University of Science and Technology1,New York University Abu Dhabi2

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11:30 AM - ET11.02.04
Greenhouse Effect in Photovoltaic Cells to Enhance Efficiency Beyond the Shockley-Queisser Limit

Andrei Sergeev1,Harry Hier1,Kimberly Sablon1,Christopher Waits1

Army Research Laboratory1

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11:45 AM - ET11.02.05
SiGeSn as a Candidate Material System for use in Thin-Film Multi-Junction Solar Cells

Phoebe Pearce1,Nicholas Ekins-Daukes2,1,Andrew Johnson3

Imperial College London1,University of New South Wales2,IQE3

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ET11.03: Pervoskites
Session Chairs
Nicholas Ekins-Daukes
Rao Tatavarti
Monday PM, November 26, 2018
Hynes, Level 3, Room 304

1:45 PM - ET11.03.01
High Throughput Analysis of Novel Semiconductor Materials for Photovoltaics

Thomas Unold1,Hannes Hempel1,Justus Just2,Pascal Becker1,Jose Marquez Prieto1

Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie1,Lund University2

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2:15 PM - ET11.03.02
Structural and Optical Characterization of NaSbS2- A Promising Solar Absorber

Winnie Leung1,Christopher Savory1,Robert Palgrave1,David Scanlon1,2,3

University College London1,Diamond Light Source Ltd.2,Thomas Young Centre3

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2:30 PM - ET11.03.03
Tailoring the Structure and Defects of Non-Toxic Nanocrystalline Bi2S3 Solar Cells

Maryam Masroor Shalmani1,Pratap Rao1

Worcester Polytechnic Institute1

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2:45 PM - ET11.03.04
Efficient Solid-State Infrared-to-Visible Upconversion Integrated in a Microcavity

Mengfei Wu1,Ting-An Lin1,Michelle Sherrott1,Vladimir Bulović1,Marc Baldo1

Massachusetts Institute of Technology1

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ET11.04: Organic Photovoltaics I
Session Chairs
Lan Fu
Jinwei Gao
Monday PM, November 26, 2018
Hynes, Level 3, Room 304

3:30 PM - ET11.04.01
Studies of Carrier Generation, Separation and Transport in Mixed-Dimensional Heterojunctions by Scanning Photocurrent Microscopy

Lincoln Lauhon1

Northwestern University1

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4:00 PM - ET11.04.02
Environmental Friendly Processing of Water/Alcohol Based Nanoparticle Inks for Organic Solar Cells

Chen Xie1,Ning Li1,C. Brabec1

University of Erlangen-Nuremberg1

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4:15 PM - ET11.04.03
Aggregation Strength Tuning in Difluorobenzoxadiazole-Based Polymeric Semiconductors for High-Performance Thick-Film Polymer Solar Cells

Chen Peng1

South University of Science and Technology of China1

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4:30 PM - ET11.04.04
Minimal Driving Energy and Reduced Recombination Yield Record Low Voltage Losses in Cascade Organic Solar Cells

Vasileios Nikolis1,Johannes Benduhn1,Dieter Neher2,Donato Spoltore1,Koen Vandewal3

TU Dresden1,University of Potsdam2,Hasselt University3

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2018-11-27   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Rao Tatavarti, MicroLink Devices, Inc.
Lan Fu, Australian National University
Alexander Sprafke, Halle-Wittenburg University
Lin Zhou, Nanjing University

Symposium Support

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ET11.05: Thin Films I
Session Chairs
Lincoln Lauhon
Rao Tatavarti
Tuesday AM, November 27, 2018
Hynes, Level 3, Room 304

8:30 AM - ET11.05.01
2D Material-Based Layer Transfer to Revolutionize Photovoltaic Energy Generation

Jeehwan Kim1

Massachusetts Institute of Technology1

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9:00 AM - ET11.05.02
Improved Light Harvesting with a Printed Light Guiding Nano-Structure to Increase the Performance of Flexible CZTS-Monograin Photovoltaic Modules

Martin Ursprung1,Lukas Plessing1,Dieter Nees2,Dirk Bontinck3,Dieter Meissner1,4

Crystalsol GmbH1,Joanneum Research Forschungsgesellschaft mbh2,Allnex3,TTÜ4

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9:15 AM - ET11.05.03
Thermo-Mechanical Lift-Off of Thin-Film Photovoltaics—High Specific Power, Low Cost

Deborah McGott1,2,Mike Kempe1,Stephen Glynn1,Nick Bosco1,Colin Wolden2,Matthew Reese1

National Renewable Energy Laboratory1,Colorado School of Mines2

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9:30 AM - ET11.05.04
Ligand Exchange of Copper Indium Gallium Sulfide Nanoparticles for Minimization of Carbonaceous Impurities in High Efficiency Solution Processed Photovoltaics

Ryan Ellis1,Jacob Fields1,Rakesh Agrawal1

Purdue University1

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9:45 AM - ET11.05.05
Effect of Solution pH and Post-Annealing on the Optical Bandgap of the Copper Oxide Thin Films Grown by SILAR Method

Md. Abdul Majed Patwary3,Farhad Syed1,Alauddin Hossain2,Rumana Akter2,Nazmul Islam Tanvir1,Shanta Majumder2,Muhammad Shahriar Bashar4,Mohammad Atiqur Rahman2

Bangladesh Council of Scientific and Industrial Research1,Comilla University2,Saga University3,Bangladesh Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (BCSIR)4

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10:00 AM -
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ET11.06: Organic Photovoltaics II
Session Chairs
Lan Fu
Jia Zhu
Tuesday AM, November 27, 2018
Hynes, Level 3, Room 304

10:30 AM - ET11.06.01
Bio-Inspired Metallic Networks as Flexible Transparent Conductors—From Lab to Pilot Scale

Jinwei Gao1,Jun-Ming Liu2,Krzysztof Kempa3

South China Normal Univ1,Nanjing University2,Boston College3

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11:00 AM - ET11.06.02
Exciton Binding Energy and Dielectric Effect in Small Molecular and Polymeric Photovoltaic Materials

Sai-Wing Tsang1,Ho-Wa Li1,Liu Taili1

City University of Hong Kong1

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11:15 AM - ET11.06.03
Improving the Photovoltaic Performance and Mechanical Stability of Flexible All-Polymer Solar Cells via Tailoring Intermolecular Interactions

Minjun Kim1,Hong Il Kim1,Seung Un Ryu1,Cheol Woong Park1,Taiho Park1

Pohang University of Science and Technology1

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11:30 AM - ET11.06.04
Inclusion of Hybridised Silicon Nanospheres into Photovoltaic Devices Using Semiconducting Polymers

Jonathon Mitchell1

National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology1

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ET11.07: Nano Technology Application to PV II
Session Chairs
Magnus Borgstrom
Yun Liu
Tuesday PM, November 27, 2018
Hynes, Level 3, Room 304

1:30 PM - ET11.07.01
GaAsP Nanowires and Nanowire Solar Cells

Huiyun Liu1,Jia Xu1,Yunyan Zhang1

University College London1

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2:00 PM - ET11.07.02
Light Management in III-V Photovoltaics Using Back Surface Reflectors

Julia D'Rozario1,George Nelson1,Rao Tatavarti2,Seth Hubbard1

Rochester Institute of Technology1,MicroLink Devices Inc.2

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2:15 PM - ET11.07.03
The Potential of Singlet Fission Photon Multiplier as an Alternative to Silicon-Based Tandem Solar Cells

Moritz Futscher1,Akshay Rao2,Bruno Ehrler1

AMOLF1,University of Cambridge2

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2:30 PM - ET11.07.04
Flexible and Light Weight GaAs Solar Cells with Micro-Pattern and Back Reflectors

Rao Tatavarti1,Kamran Forghani1,David Rowell1,Chris Stender1

MicroLink Devices Inc.1

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2:45 PM - ET11.07.05
Epitaxial Growth of SiGe on Si Substrate by Printing and Firing of Al-Ge Mixed Paste

Shogo Fukami1,Yoshihiko Nakagawa1,Kazuhiro Gotoh1,Yasuyoshi Kurokawa1,Masahiro Nakahara2,Marwan Dhamrin2,Noritaka Usami1

Nagoya University1,Toyo Aluminium KK2

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3:00 PM -
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ET11.08: Thin Films II
Session Chairs
Jeehwan Kim
Kyle Montgomery
Tuesday PM, November 27, 2018
Hynes, Level 3, Room 304

3:30 PM - ET11.08.01
Packing Photovoltaic Power Conversion in Solar Cells—Where is the Limit?

Jean Francois Guillemoles1,2,Stephane Collin2,1,Laurent Lombez1,2,Yoshitaka Okada3,Maxime Giteau3

IPVF1,CNRS2,NextPV3

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4:00 PM - ET11.08.02
Investigation into the Selenization of Solution Processed Silver Zin Tin Selenide (Ag2ZnSnSe4) Thin-Film Solar Cells

Xianyi Hu1,Dana Sulas2,Steve Johnston2,Darius Kuciauskas2,Carol Handwerker1,Rakesh Agrawal1

Purdue University1,National Renewable Energy Laboratory2

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4:15 PM - ET11.08.03
An Insight into the Effect of Band Alignment at Grain Boundaries on Photovoltaic Performance in CIGS and CZTS Thin-Film Solar Cells

Wenjie Li1

Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Technology1

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4:30 PM - ET11.08.04
Improved Voc Deficit in Kesterite Cu2ZnSn(S,Se)4 Solar Cells via Grain Boundary Passivation at the p-n Junction Interfaces

Cheng-Ying Chen1,2,Naili Saidatin1,2,3,Chih-Yang Huang1,2,4,Bandiyah Sri Aprillia1,2,3,Ruei-San Chen3,Jih-Shang Hwang4,Kuei-Hsien Chen2,1,Li-Chyong Chen1

National Taiwan University1,Institute of Atomic and Molecular Science, Academia Sinica, Taipei 106, Taiwan2,Graduate Institute of Applied Science and Technology National Taiwan University of Science and Technology3,Institute of Optoelectronic Sciences, National Taiwan Ocean University, Keelung, Taiwan4

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4:45 PM - ET11.08.05
Towards High Open-Circuit Voltage in Two-Dimensional Transition Metal Dichalcogenide Photovoltaics

Cora Went1,Joeson Wong1,Phillip Jahelka1,Deep Jariwala1,2,Joseph DuChene1,Harry Atwater1

California Institute of Technology1,University of Pennsylvania2

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2018-11-28   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Rao Tatavarti, MicroLink Devices, Inc.
Lan Fu, Australian National University
Alexander Sprafke, Halle-Wittenburg University
Lin Zhou, Nanjing University

Symposium Support

IQE plc
ET11.09: Compound Semiconductors
Session Chairs
Wednesday AM, November 28, 2018
Hynes, Level 3, Room 304

8:30 AM - ET11.09.01
Metalorganic Vapor Phase Epitaxy of Large CdTe Grains on 2D Substrates through Chemical and van der Waals Mixed Interactions

Xin Sun1,Dibyajyoti Mohanty1,Zonghuan Lu1,Yu Xiang1,Yiping Wang1,Lihua Zhang2,Kim Kisslinger2,Jian Shi1,Lei Gao3,Morris Washington1,Gwo-Ching Wang1,Toh-Ming Lu1,Ishwara Bhat1

RPI1,Brookhaven National Laboratory2,University of Science and Technology Beijing3

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8:45 AM - ET11.09.02
Effect of Stacking Disorder and Metastable Polymorph on Charge Conduction in Earth-Abundant Cu2ZnSn(S, Se)4

Ji-Sang Park1,Sunghyun Kim1,Aron Walsh1

Imperial College London1

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9:00 AM - ET11.09.03
Nanowires for Tandem Junction Solar Cells

Magnus Borgstrom1

Lund University1

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9:30 AM - ET11.09.04
Tailoring the Defect Properties of Chalcohalide Systems for Photovoltaic Applications

John Buckeridge1,Alex Ganose1,David Scanlon1

University College London1

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9:45 AM - ET11.09.05
Development of New High-Band Gap Photoabsorbers for Low-Cost Tandem Solar Cells with Different Thermal Budgets

Andrea Crovetto1,Brian Seger1,Ole Hansen1,Peter Vesborg1,Ib Chorkendorff1

Technical University of Denmark1

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10:00 AM -
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ET11.10: Nano Technology Application to PV III
Session Chairs
Magnus Borgstrom
Lin Zhou
Wednesday AM, November 28, 2018
Hynes, Level 3, Room 304

10:30 AM - ET11.10.01
Interface-Enhanced Bulk Photovoltaic Effect in Metal Oxides

Yun Liu1

The Australian National University1

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11:00 AM - ET11.10.02
Optimizing the Properties of Transparent Electrodes Based on Silver Nanowire Networks for Integration into Organic Solar Cells

Joao Resende1,Thomas Sannicolo1,Afzal Khan2,Nicolas Charvin3,Ali Nourdine3,Dorina Papanastasiou1,Viethuong Nguyen1,4,Sara Aghazadehchors1,5,David Munoz-Rojas1,Carmen Jimenez1,Ngoc Duy Nguyen5,Lionel Flandin3,Daniel Bellet1

LMGP1,Univ. of Peshawar2,Univ. Grenoble Alpes, Université Savoie Mont Blanc, CNRS, Grenoble INP, LEPMI3,CEA-INES, LITEN4,Université de Liège, CESAM/Q-MAT5

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11:15 AM - ET11.10.03
Head-to-Head Linkage Containing 4-alkoxy-5-(3-alkylthiophen-2-yl)thiazole-Based Polymeric Semiconductors for Polymer Solar Cells with Small Voltage Loss

Xin Zhou1,Chen Peng1,Jianwei Yu1,Han Guo1,Xugang Guo1

Southern University of Science and Technology1

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11:30 AM - ET11.10.04
IMPULSE–OPV—Integrated Molecular Plasmon Upconverter for Low-Cost, Scalable and Efficient Organic Photovoltaics

Jonas Lissau1,Morten Madsen1

University of Southern Denmark1

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11:45 AM - ET11.10.05
Metal Decorated Nano-Composite Effects to Enhance the Performance of Inverted Thin-Film Organic Solar Cells

Genene Mola1

University of KwaZulu-Natal1

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ET11.11: Oxides
Session Chairs
Seth Hubbard
Aaron Ptak
Wednesday PM, November 28, 2018
Hynes, Level 3, Room 304

1:30 PM - ET11.11.01
Interfacial Solar Steam Generations—Materials, Structures and Applications

Jia Zhu1

Nanjing University1

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2:00 PM - ET11.11.02
Synthesis and Characterization of c-Axis Oriented Zinc Oxide Thin Films and Its Use for the Subsequent Hydrothermal Growth of Zinc Oxide Nanorods

Farhad Syed1,Nazmul Islam Tanvir1,Muhammad Shahriar Bashar1,Munira Sultana1

Bangladesh Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (BCSIR)1

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2:15 PM - ET11.11.03
Slow Transient Photoconductivity in ZnO Explained from Light-Induced Trap Filling

Jason Rohr1,Mohamed Abdellah2,Liam Appelson1,Anna Cieslak3,Janusz Lewinski3,4,Jacinto Sa2,3,Steven Konezny1

Yale University1,Uppsala University2,Polish Academy of Sciences3,Warsaw University of Technology4

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2:30 PM -
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3:30 PM - ET11.11.04
Optical Properties of Magnesium-Zinc Oxide for Thin-Film Photovoltaics Applications

Mohammed Razooqi1,Prakash Koirala1,Adam Phillip1,Geethika Liyanage1,Michael Heben1,Robert Collins1

The University of Toledo1

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3:45 PM - ET11.11.05
Integrated Photon Management in Multijunction Photovoltaics

Seth Hubbard1,George Nelson1,Stephen Polly1,Julia D'Rozario1,Rao Tatavarti2

Rochester Institute of Technology1,Microlink Devices2

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ET11.12: Poster Session
Session Chairs
Rao Tatavarti
Lin Zhou
Wednesday PM, November 28, 2018
Hynes, Level 1, Hall B

8:00 PM - ET11.12.01
ZIF-67 Derived Nanostructures of Co/CoO and Co@N-Doped Graphitic Carbon as Counter Electrode for Highly Efficient Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells

Hongyu Jing1,Suzhen Ren1,Yantao Shi1,Xuedan Song1,Yonglin An1,Ce Hao1

State Key Laboratory of Fine Chemicals, Dalian University of Technology1

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8:00 PM - ET11.12.02
Effect of Solvent and Substrate on the Surface Binding Mode of Carboxylate-Functionalized Aromatic Molecules

Janna Domenico1,Michael Foster2,Erik Spoerke2,Mark Allendorf2,Karl Sohlberg1

Drexel University1,Sandia National Laboratories2

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8:00 PM - ET11.12.03
Solar Cell Degradation Due to Corrosion of Glass Substrates

Angelica Hernandez1,Yuriy Kudriavtsev1,Rene Asomoza-Palacio1,Miguel Avendaño1,Marcela Guerrero1

CINVESTAV1

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8:00 PM - ET11.12.04
Origins of Voltage Deficit in Earth-Abundant Kesterite Thin-Film Solar Cells

Samantha Hood1,Sunghyun Kim1,Ji-Sang Park1,Aron Walsh1,2

Imperial College London1,Yonsei University2

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8:00 PM - ET11.12.06
Coumarin-Based Europium Complexes for Luminescent Solar Concentrators

Ahmad Alsaleh1,Anita Jones1,Neil Robertson1

University of Edinburgh1

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8:00 PM - ET11.12.07
Fast Hall™—A New Method for Measuring Low Mobility Thin-Film Materials

Jeffrey Lindemuth1

Lake Shore Cryotronics, Inc.1

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