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2011 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

November 28-December 2, 2011 | Boston

Meeting Chairs: Cammy R. Abernathy, Paul V. Braun, Masashi Kawsaki, Kathyn J. Wahl

Symposium J : Photonic and Plasmonic Materials for Enhanced Photovoltaic Performance

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Symposium Organizers

Hernan Míguez CSIC
Shanhui Fan Stanford University
Kylie Catchpole The Australian National University
Dim-Lee Kwong Institute of Microelectronics
J1: Exploring the Limits of Absorption Enhancement
Session Chairs
Kylie Catchpole
Hernan Miguez
Zongfu Yu
Monday AM, November 28, 2011
Republic B (Sheraton)

9:30 AM - **J1.1
A Thermodynamic Approach to Artificial Photonic Materials for Solar Energy Conversion.

Harry Atwater 1
1 Applied Physics and Materials Science, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, United States

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10:00 AM - J1.2
Ergodicity of Light-Trapping in Nanocrystalline Silicon Solar Cells.

Hui Zhao 1 , Eric Schiff 1 , Baojie Yan 2 , Jeff Yang 2 , Subhendu Guha 2
1 , Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York, United States, 2 , United Solar Ovonic. LLC, Troy, Michigan, United States

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10:15 AM - J1.3
Development of Photonic and Plasmonic Designs to Surpass the 4n2 Light Trapping Limit.

Jeremy Munday 1 , Dennis Callahan 1 , Harry Atwater 1
1 Applied Physics, CALTECH, Pasadena, California, United States

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