Symposium ES11 : Silicon for Photovoltaics

2017-11-27   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Olindo Isabella, Delft University of Technology
Stefaan De Wolf, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST)
Lakshmi Krishna, Colorado School of Mines
Noritaka Usami, Nagoya University

Symposium Support

Applied Physics Letters ǀ AIP Publishing
National Renewal Energy Laboratory
ES11.01: Materials—Silicon
Session Chairs
Rasit Turan
Monday AM, November 27, 2017
Hynes, Level 2, Room 204

8:30 AM - *ES11.01.01
Epitaxial Foils—On the Stepping Stones for Highly Efficient Solar Cells and Silicon Consumption

Valerie Depauw 1 , Twan Bearda 1 , Miha Filipič 1 , Shruti Jambaldinni 1 , Arsalan Razzaq 1 , Hariharsudan Radhakrishnan 1 , Kris Van Nieuwenhuysen 1 , Menglei Xu 1 , Ivan Gordon 1 , Maarten Debucquoy 1 , Jozef Szlufcik 1 , Jef Poortmans 1
1 , imec, Leuven Belgium

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9:00 AM - ES11.01.02
Recombination Mechanisms and Bandgap-Voltage Offset of Thin Silicon Solar Cells

André Augusto 1 , Richard King 1 , Christiana Honsberg 1 , Stuart Bowden 1
1 , Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States

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9:15 AM - ES11.01.03
Quantitative Measurement of Active Dopant Density Distribution and Evaluation of Effective Diffusivities in Phosphorus-Implanted Monocrystalline Silicon Solar Cell Using Scanning Nonlinear Dielectric Microscopy

Kotaro Hirose 1 , Katsuto Tanahashi 2 , Hidetaka Takato 2 , Yasuo Cho 1
1 , Tohoku University, Sendai Japan, 2 Fukushima Renewable Energy Institute, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Koriyama Japan

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9:30 AM - ES11.01.04
Silicon Nanostructures and Molecular Doping Integrated in Solar Cells

Rosaria Puglisi 1 , Sebastiano Caccamo 1 , Corrado Bongiorno 1 , Giovanni Mannino 1 , Silvia Scalese 1 , Antonino La Magna 1
1 , CNR-IMM, Catania Italy

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9:45 AM - ES11.01.05
Sensitization of Silicon by Singlet Exciton Fission

Markus Einzinger 1 , Tony Wu 1 , Dan Congreve 2 , Marc Baldo 1
1 , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 , Rowland Institute at Harvard, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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10:00 AM -
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ES11.02: Surface Functionalization
Session Chairs
Hele Savin
Monday AM, November 27, 2017
Hynes, Level 2, Room 204

10:30 AM - *ES11.02.01
Nanostructured Silicon for Solar Energy Conversion—First Principles Calculations

Giulia Galli 1
1 Institute for Molecular Engineering, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States

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11:00 AM - ES11.02.02
An Improved Nanoscale Texturing for Multicrystalline Si Solar Cells by Metal Assisted Etching

Rasit Turan 1 , Firat Es 1
1 Center for Solar Energy Research and Application (GÜNAM), Middle East Technical University, Ankara Turkey

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11:15 AM - *ES11.02.03
Nanotextured Silicon—The New Face of PV

Marcie Black 1 , Joanne Yim 2 , Joanne Forziati 3 , Michael Jura 4 , Jeffrey Miller 5 , William Rever 6
1 , Advanced Silicon Group, Lincoln, Massachusetts, United States, 2 , University of California, San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, California, United States, 3 , Sensera, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 4 , HRL Laboratories, Los Angeles, California, United States, 5 , Ambri, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 6 , Advanced Silicon Group, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

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11:45 AM - ES11.02.04
A Novel Procedure for Preparation of Sub-Micron Textures on Crystalline-Silicon Used for Solar Cells with Low-Reflectivity in Wide-Wavelength and Thickness Down to 50 μm

Cong Nguyen 1 , Koichi Koyama 1 , Thi Cam Tu Huynh 1 , Shigeki Terashima 1 , Hideki Matsumura 1
1 , JAIST (Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology), Nomi, Ishikawa Japan

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ES11.03: Modeling
Session Chairs
Bas van de Loo
Monday PM, November 27, 2017
Hynes, Level 2, Room 204

1:30 PM - *ES11.03.01
Band Alignments, Surface Passivation Layers and Fermi Level Depinning at Contacts

John Robertson 1
1 , University of Cambridge, Cambridge United Kingdom

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2:00 PM - ES11.03.02
Understanding Transport Mechanisms in Heterojunction c-Si Solar Cells for Ultra-High Fill Factor

Paul Procel 1 , Guangtao Yang 1 , Gianluca Limodio 1 , R.A.C.M.M. van Swaaij 1 , Olindo Isabella 1 , Miroslav Zeman 1
1 , Delft University of Technology, Delft Netherlands

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2:15 PM - ES11.03.03
Concurrent Design of Quasi-Random Photonic Nanostructures on Amorphous Silicon Thin Films

Won-Kyu Lee 1 , Shuangcheng Yu 2 , Wei Chen 2 , Teri Odom 1 3
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States, 2 Mechanical Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States, 3 Chemistry, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States

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2:30 PM - ES11.03.04
Optimizing Current Density in Four-Terminal GaAs/Si Tandem Solar Cells by Optical Modeling

Zhe Liu 1 , Zekun Ren 2 , Haohui Liu 3 , Tonio Buonassisi 1 , Ian Marius Peters 1
1 , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 , Singapore MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART), Singapore Singapore, 3 , Solar Energy Research Institute of Singapore (SERIS), Singapore Singapore

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2:45 PM - ES11.03.05
Energy Yield of Silicon Based Tandem Solar Cells—How Efficient are They Really?

Ian Marius Peters 1 , Haohui Liu 2 , Tonio Buonassisi 1
1 , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 , SERIS, Singapore Singapore

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3:00 PM -
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ES11.04: Light Management and TCOs I
Session Chairs
Olindo Isabella
Monday PM, November 27, 2017
Hynes, Level 2, Room 204

3:30 PM - *ES11.04.01
Light Management in Liquid-Phase Crystallized Silicon Thin-Film Solar Cells

Christiane Becker 1 , David Eisenhauer 1 , Grit Köppel 1 , Klaus Jäger 1 , Paul Sonntag 1 , Daniel Amkreutz 1 , Bernd Rech 1
1 , Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie, Berlin Germany

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4:00 PM -
OPEN DISCUSSION

4:15 PM - ES11.04.03
Light Management Si Solar for Improving Si-Cell Efficiency

Fabrice Gourbilleau 1 , Anais Gouesmel 1 , Julien Cardin 1 , Ing-Song Yu 2 , Omar Ibrahim Elmi 3 , Marzia Carrada 4 , Tao Xu 5 , Odile Robbe 6 , Didier Stievenard 7 , Christophe Labbé 1
1 , CNRS/CIMAP, Caen Cedex 04 France, 2 , Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Hualien Taiwan, 3 , Université de Djibouti, Djibouti Djibouti, 4 , CEMES/CNRS, Toulouse France, 5 , Key Laboratory of Advanced Display and System Application, Shanghai China, 6 , PHLAM, Villeneuve D'Ascq France, 7 , IEMN, Villeneuve d’Ascq Cedex France

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4:30 PM - ES11.04.04
Optical Properties of Two-Dimensional Mie-Resonator Arrays Fabricated on Si(100) Surface by Dewetting

Vladimir Poborchii 1 , Alexander Shklyaev 2 , Leonid Bolotov 1 , Noriyuki Uchida 1 , Tetsuya Tada 1
1 , National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Tsukuba Japan, 2 , A.V. Rzhanov Institute of Semiconductor Physics, Novosibirsk Russian Federation

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4:45 PM - ES11.04.05
Micro and Nano Antenna for Broadband Photon Management in Silicon Based Photovoltaics

Sisir Yalamanchili 1 , Erik Verlage 1 , Phillip Jahelka 1 , Rebecca Saive 1 , Katherine Fountaine 1 , Nathan Lewis 1 , Harry Atwater 1
1 , California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, United States

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2017-11-28   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Olindo Isabella, Delft University of Technology
Stefaan De Wolf, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST)
Lakshmi Krishna, Colorado School of Mines
Noritaka Usami, Nagoya University

Symposium Support

Applied Physics Letters ǀ AIP Publishing
National Renewal Energy Laboratory
ES11.05: Materials—Silicon-Based Alloys
Session Chairs
Lakshmi Krishna
Tuesday AM, November 28, 2017
Hynes, Level 2, Room 204

8:30 AM - *ES11.05.01
Simple Thermal Evaporation Route to Single-Phase and Highly-Oriented BaSi2 Thin Films

Kosuke Hara 1 , Chiaya Yamamoto 1 , Junji Yamanaka 1 , Keisuke Arimoto 1 , Kiyokazu Nakagawa 1 , Noritaka Usami 2
1 , University of Yamanashi, Kofu Japan, 2 , Nagoya University, Nagoya Japan

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9:00 AM - ES11.05.02
Alternative Simple Method to Realize P-Type BaSi2 Thin Films for Si Heterojunction Solar Cells Application

Kazuma Takahashi 1 , Yoshihiko Nakagawa 1 , Kosuke Hara 2 , Isao Takahashi 1 , Yasuyoshi Kurokawa 1 , Noritaka Usami 1
1 , Nagoya University, Nagoya Japan, 2 , University of Yamanashi, Yamanashi Japan

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9:15 AM - ES11.05.03
Structural and Optical Analysis of Sputtered BaSi2 Thin Film

Yilei Tian 1 , Robin Vismara 1 , Steve van Doorene 1 , Pavol Šutta 2 , Lubomír Vančo 3 , Marian Veselý 3 , Peter Vogrinčič 3 , Olindo Isabella 1 , Miroslav Zeman 1
1 , Delft University of Technology, Delft Netherlands, 2 , University of West Bohemia, Pilsen Czechia, 3 , Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava, Bratislava Slovakia

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9:30 AM - ES11.05.04
Intrinsic Properties of Si24

Michael Guerette 1 , Timothy Strobel 1 , Matthew Ward 1 , Stephen Juhl 2 , Nasim Alem 2 , Konstantin Lokshin 3 , Lakshmi Krishna 4 , P. Craig Taylor 4
1 , Geophysical Laboratory, Carnegie Institution of Washington, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 2 , The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States, 3 , Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States, 4 , Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colorado, United States

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9:45 AM - ES11.05.05
Thermal Stability of Cu/Ni/Si and Cu/NiSi/Si Contacts for Application in c-Si Solar Cells

Abhijit Kale 1 , William Nemeth 2 , David Young 2 , Alexander Marshall 3 , Karine Florent 3 , Santosh Kurinec 3 , Sumit Agarwal 1 , Pauls Stradins 2
1 , Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colorado, United States, 2 , National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, Colorado, United States, 3 , Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York, United States

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10:00 AM -
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ES11.06: Passivating Contacts I
Session Chairs
Frank Feldmann
Tuesday AM, November 28, 2017
Hynes, Level 2, Room 204

10:30 AM - *ES11.06.01
Ion Implantation as a Cost-Effective Route to Forming High Efficiency Silicon Solar Cells

David Young 1 , William Nemeth 1 , Vincenzo LaSalvia 1 , Pauls Stradins 1
1 , NREL, Golden, Colorado, United States

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11:00 AM - ES11.06.02
Hydrogenation of Poly-Si Passivating Contacts by Al2O3 Films

Bas van de Loo 1 , Manuel Schnabel 2 , David Young 2 , Bart Macco 1 , William Nemeth 2 , Pauls Stradins 2 , Erwin Kessels 1
1 Applied Physics, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven Netherlands, 2 , National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, Colorado, United States

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11:15 AM - ES11.06.03
Effect of Tunneling SiOx Thickness on Passivated Contacts for High-Efficiency c–Si Solar Cells

Abhijit Kale 1 , William Nemeth 2 , Matthew Page 2 , Sumit Agarwal 1 , Pauls Stradins 2
1 , Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colorado, United States, 2 , National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, Colorado, United States

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11:30 AM - ES11.06.04
Performance Improvement of Silicon Nanowire Based Solar Cells Using Al2O3/TiO2 Passivation Films

Yasuyoshi Kurokawa 1 2 , Ryota Nezasa 1 , Shinya Kato 4 , Hisashi Miyazaki 3 , Isao Takahashi 1 , Noritaka Usami 1
1 Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya University, Nagoya Japan, 2 PRESTO, Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), Saitama Japan, 4 Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya Institute of Technology, Nagoya Japan, 3 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, National Defense Academy, Yokosuka Japan

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ES11.07: Doping-Free Approaches
Session Chairs
Bart Macco
Tuesday PM, November 28, 2017
Hynes, Level 2, Room 204

1:30 PM - *ES11.07.01
Dopant Free Selective Contacts for Highly Efficient Si Solar Cells

Ali Javey 1
1 , University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States

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2:00 PM - ES11.07.02
Efficient Electron-Selective Contacts for Silicon Solar Cells Using Magnesium Metal, Oxide and Fluoride

Yimao Wan 1 , Chris Samundsett 1 , James Bullock 2 , Jun Peng 1 , Mark Hettick 2 , Ali Javey 2 , Andres Cuevas 1
1 Research School of Engineering, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 2 Department of Engineering and Computer Science, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States

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2:15 PM - ES11.07.03
TiO2 Based Electron Selective Contacts for Interdigitated Back-Contacted c-Si(n) Solar Cells

Gerard Masmitja 1 , Pablo Ortega 1 , Joaquim Puigdollers 1 , Guillermo Gerling 1 , Cristobal Voz 1 , Isidro Martin 1 , Ramon Alcubilla 1
1 , Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Barcelona Spain

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2:30 PM - ES11.07.04
Tungsten Oxide as Hole-Selective Contact Layer in Silicon Solar Cells—Connecting Material Properties to Cell Performance

Mathias Mews 1 , Antoine Lemaire 1 , Dorothee Menzel 1 , Lars Korte 1
1 , Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin, Berlin Germany

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2:45 PM - ES11.07.05
Surface Passivation Quality of Atomic Layer Deposited TiO2 Thin Layer for Carrier Selective Contact on Crystalline Silicon

Takeya Mochizuki 1 , Kazuhiro Gotoh 1 , Isao Takahashi 1 , Yasuyoshi Kurokawa 1 , Noritaka Usami 1
1 , Nagoya University, Nagoya, Aichi Japan

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3:00 PM -
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ES11.08: Light Management and TCOs II
Session Chairs
Christiane Becker
Tuesday PM, November 28, 2017
Hynes, Level 2, Room 204

3:30 PM - *ES11.08.01
Transparent Electrodes for High-Efficiency Photovoltaics

Monica Morales-Masis 3 , Quentin Jeangros 3 1 , Esteban Rucavado 3 , Raphael Monnard 3 , Mathieu Boccard 3 , Stefaan De Wolf 2 , Aïcha Hessler-Wyser 3 , Christophe Ballif 3
3 , École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Neuchatel Switzerland, 1 , University of Basel, Basel Switzerland, 2 , King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal Saudi Arabia

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4:00 PM - ES11.08.02
Atomic Hydrogen—Enabling Highly Transparent, Conductive and Passivating Metal Oxides for c-Si Photovoltaics

Bart Macco 1 , Bas van de Loo 1 , Harm C.M. Knoops 1 2 , Jimmy Melskens 1 , Erwin Kessels 1 3
1 , Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven Netherlands, 2 , Oxford Instruments Plasma Technology, Bristol United Kingdom, 3 , Solliance, Eindhoven Netherlands

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4:15 PM - ES11.08.03
Two-Dimensional Electrical Modeling and Design of High Geometrical Aspect Ratio, Phosphorus Doped Emitters

Deniz Türkay 1 2 , Selcuk Yerci 1 2 3 , Wisnu Hadibrata 2
1 , Center for Solar Energy Research and Applications (GÜNAM), Ankara Turkey, 2 Department of Micro and Nanotechnology, Middle East Technical University, Ankara Turkey, 3 Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Middle East Technical University, Ankara Turkey

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4:30 PM - *ES11.08.04
Key Issues in Latest Developments in Thin-Film Silicon Solar Cells and Related Technologies

Hitoshi Sai 1 , Takuya Matsui 1 , Koji Matsubara 1
1 Research Center for Photovoltaics, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Tsukuba Japan

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ES11.09: Poster Session
Session Chairs
Stefaan De Wolf
Tuesday PM, November 28, 2017
Hynes, Level 1, Hall B

8:00 PM - ES11.09.02
ITO-Free Carrier Selective Contact for High-Efficiency Crystalline Si Solar Cells

Deokjae Choi 1 , Han-Don Um 1 , Kwanyong Seo 1
1 , UNIST, Ulsan Korea (the Republic of)

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8:00 PM - ES11.09.03
Enhancement of Light Absorption in Photovoltaic Devices Using Textured PDMS Stickers

Deokjae Choi 1 , Inchan Hwang 1 , Sojeong Lee 1 , Ji Hoon Seo 1 , Kwanyong Seo 1
1 , Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, Ulsan Korea (the Republic of)

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8:00 PM - ES11.09.04
Ultrathin Si Solar Cell with Nanostructured Light Trapping by Metal Assisted Etching

Wisnu Hadibrata 2 1 , Firat Es 2 , Selcuk Yerci 2 1 3 , Rasit Turan 2 1 4
2 , Center for Solar Energy Research and Applications (GUNAM), Ankara Turkey, 1 Micro and Nanotechnology, Middle East Technical University, Ankara Turkey, 3 Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Middle East Technical University, Ankara Turkey, 4 Physics, Middle East Technical University, Ankara Turkey

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8:00 PM - ES11.09.05
Exploiting Sub-Gap Absorption and Light-Trapping Using Laser-Structured 'Black' Silicon in a Hybrid Organic-Inorganic Solar Cell

Philippe Chow 1 , Quentin Hudspeth 1 , Tushar Gupta 2 , Joshua Maurer 1 , Jeffrey Warrender 1
1 , Benet Laboratories - ARDEC, Watervliet, New York, United States, 2 , Rensselaer, Troy, New York, United States

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8:00 PM - ES11.09.06
Embedded Ag Nanoparticles in Thin Tunneling Al2O3 Layer Passivation/Down Conversion Tb3+-Yb3+ Co-Doped SiNx Layer Stack Structure on Silicon Solar Cells

Omar Ibrahim Elmi 1 7 , Julien Cardin 8 9 , Tao Xu 2 6 , Odile Robbe 3 , Fabrice Gourbilleau 8 9 , Christophe Krzeminski 5 , Didier Stievenard 4
1 , Université de Djibouti, Djibouti Djibouti, 7 , Faculté des Sciences, Djibouti Djibouti, 8 , CIMAP, Caen France, 9 , CNRS/CEA/ENSICAEN/UCBN, Caen France, 2 , Key Laboratory of Advanced Display and System Application, Shanghai China, 6 , University of Shanghai, Shanghai China, 3 , Université de Lille 1, Villeneuve d'Asq France, 5 , ISEN, Lille France, 4 , Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Villeneuve d'Asq France

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8:00 PM - ES11.09.07
Short-Circuit Current Enhancement in Si Solar Cells Employing an Upconverter Film Using a Semi-Ellipsoidal Optical Cavity

Cagil Koroglu 1 2 , Deniz Türkay 1 3 , Selcuk Yerci 1 3 4 , Wisnu Hadibrata 1
1 , Center for Solar Energy Research and Applications (GÜNAM), Middle East Technical University, Ankara Turkey, 2 Department of Physics, Middle East Technical University, Ankara Turkey, 3 Micro and Nanotechnology Programme, Middle East Technical University, Ankara Turkey, 4 Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Middle East Technical University, Ankara Turkey

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8:00 PM - ES11.09.08
Efficiency Improved by H2S Passivation for CuI-Si Heterojunction Solar Cells

Jian Lin 1
1 , Sungkyunwan University, Suwon Korea (the Republic of)

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8:00 PM - ES11.09.09
Conductive PEDOT:PSS Polymer Glue as an Ohmic and Rectifying Electrical Contact for H-Terminated n-Si and p-Si Wafers

Daniel Cohen 1 , Michael Walter 1
1 , University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

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8:00 PM - ES11.09.10
Effect of Laser Wavelength on AZO Surface Texturing by Direct Laser Processing/Patterning for Thin-Film Silicon Solar Cells Applications

Zeynep Demircioğlu 2 1 , Hisham Nasser 1 , Robert Balog 3 , Rasit Turan 2 1
2 Physics, METU, Ankara Turkey, 1 , METU- GUNAM, Ankara Turkey, 3 Electrical and Computer Engineering, Texas A&M University at Qatar, Doha Qatar

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2017-11-29   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Olindo Isabella, Delft University of Technology
Stefaan De Wolf, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST)
Lakshmi Krishna, Colorado School of Mines
Noritaka Usami, Nagoya University

Symposium Support

Applied Physics Letters ǀ AIP Publishing
National Renewal Energy Laboratory
ES11.10: Materials—Defects and Impurities in Silicon I
Session Chairs
Noritaka Usami
Wednesday AM, November 29, 2017
Hynes, Level 2, Room 204

8:30 AM - *ES11.10.01
Gettering Iron with Black-Silicon

Toni Pasanen 1 , Hannu Laine 1 , Ville Vähänissi 1 , Hele Savin 1
1 Department of Micro and Nanosciences, Aalto University, Espoo Finland

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9:00 AM - ES11.10.02
Metal Precipitate Distributions in Conventional and High-Performance Multicrystalline Silicon

Mallory Jensen 1 , Sarah Wieghold 1 , Kai Ekstrøm 2 , Antoine Autruffe 2 , Erin Looney 1 , Juan-Pablo Correa-Baena 1 , Zhe Liu 1 , Jeremy Poindexter 1 , Gaute Stokkan 3 , Barry Lai 4 , Tonio Buonassisi 1
1 , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 , Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim Norway, 3 Materials and Chemistry Sector for Sustainable Energy Technology, SINTEF, Trondheim Norway, 4 , Argonne National Laboratory, Chicago, Illinois, United States

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9:15 AM - ES11.10.03
Analysis for Efficiency Potential of Crystalline Si Solar Cells

Masafumi Yamaguchi 1 , Yoshio Ohshita 1
1 , Toyota Technological Institute, Nagoya Japan

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9:30 AM - ES11.10.04
Evaluating Oxygen Defect Mitigation Techniques for Silicon Solar Cells through Multiscale Device Modeling

Erin Looney 1 , Zhe Liu 1 , Johnson Wong 2 , Mallory Jensen 1 , Amanda Youssef 1 , Hannu Laine 3 , Tonio Buonassisi 1
1 , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Solar Energy Research Institute of Singapore, National University of Singapore, Singapore Singapore, 3 , Aalto University, Espoo Finland

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9:45 AM - ES11.10.05
Quantitative Analysis of Silicon Oxide Thin Films via Laser- Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS)

Seyyed Ali Davari 1 , Sheng Hu 1 , Ravi Pamu 1 , Dibyendu Mukherjee 1
1 , University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, United States

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10:00 AM -
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ES11.11: Silicon-Based Solar Cells
Session Chairs
Lars Korte
Wednesday AM, November 29, 2017
Hynes, Level 2, Room 204

10:30 AM - *ES11.11.01
High Efficiency a-Si/c-Si Heterojunction Solar Cells

Kenji Yamamoto 1 , Kunta Yoshikawa 1 , Hisashi Uzu 1 , Daisuke Adachi 1
1 , Kaneka Corporation, Osaka Japan

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11:00 AM - ES11.11.02
Record Efficiency Graphene/Silicon Solar Cell through Carrier Transport Engineering

Serdar Yavuz 1 , David Fenning 1 , Prab Bandaru 1
1 , University of California, San Diego, San Diego, California, United States

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11:15 AM - ES11.11.03
Schottky Barrier Metal-Insulator-Silicon Photovoltaics—Influence of Fixed Charge and Dipoles

Nick Strandwitz 1
1 , Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States

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11:30 AM - ES11.11.04
Enhancing the Efficiency of Silicon-Based Solar Cells by the Piezo-Phototronic Effect

Laipan Zhu 1
1 , Beijing Institute of Nanoenergy and Nanosystems, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing China

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11:45 AM - ES11.11.05
Embedded Metal Electrode for High-Efficiency PEDOT:PSS/Si Nanowire Hybrid Solar Cells

Han-Don Um 1 , Deokjae Choi 1 , Inchan Hwang 1 , Namwoo Kim 1 , Kangmin Lee 1 , Ji Hoon Seo 1 , Jeonghwan Park 1 , Kwanyong Seo 1
1 , Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, Ulsan Korea (the Republic of)

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2017-11-30   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Olindo Isabella, Delft University of Technology
Stefaan De Wolf, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST)
Lakshmi Krishna, Colorado School of Mines
Noritaka Usami, Nagoya University

Symposium Support

Applied Physics Letters ǀ AIP Publishing
National Renewal Energy Laboratory
ES11.12: Materials—Defects and Impurities in Silicon II
Session Chairs
Marcie Black
Thursday AM, November 30, 2017
Hynes, Level 2, Room 204

8:30 AM - *ES11.12.01
Impurities and Defects in Silicon for Solar Cells

Daniel Macdonald 1
1 Research School of Engineering, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

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9:00 AM - ES11.12.02
Novel Growth of Silicon Nanowires for Electronic Applications

Krishna Nama Manjunatha 1 , Shashi Paul 1
1 , De Montfort University, Leicester United Kingdom

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9:15 AM - ES11.12.03
Evaluating Depth Distribution of Excimer Laser Induced Defects in Silicon Using Micro-Photoluminescence Spectroscopy

Richard Monflier 1 2 , Toshiyuki Tabata 3 , Megane Turpin 1 2 , Amin Benyoucef 1 2 , Filadelfo Cristiano 1 2 , Karim Huet 3 , Fulvio Mazzamuto 3 , Antonino La Magna 4 , Salvatore Lombardo 4 , Julien Roul 1 2 , Elena Bedel-Pereira 1 2
1 , LAAS-CNRS, Toulouse France, 2 , Université de Toulouse , Toulouse France, 3 , SCREEN-LASSE, Gennevilliers France, 4 , IMM CNR, Catania Italy

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9:30 AM - ES11.12.04
Figure-of-Merit Evaluation of Dopants for Photovoltaic Applications of Hyperdoped Silicon

Jacob Krich 2 , Matthew Wilkins 2 , Philippe Chow 1 , Senali Dissanayake 5 , Wenjie Yang 3 , Yining Liu 4 , Quentin Hudspeth 1 , Shao Qi Lim 3 , Jay Mathews 4 , Jim Williams 3 , Meng-Ju Sher 5 , Jeffrey Warrender 1
2 Department of Physics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, 1 , U.S. Army ARDEC - Benet Labs, Watervliet, New York, United States, 5 Physics Department, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, United States, 3 Research School of Physics and Engineering, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 4 Department of Physics, University of Dayton, Dayton, Ohio, United States

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9:45 AM - ES11.12.05
Defect Engineering for Material-Quality Improvements in Low-Capex Crystalline Silicon—An Application of Temperature- and Injection-Dependent Lifetime Spectroscopy

Mallory Jensen 1 , Yan Zhu 2 , Kazuo Nakajima 3 , Mattias Juhl 2 , Amanda Youssef 1 , Erin Looney 1 , Ziv Hameiri 2 , Tonio Buonassisi 1
1 , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 , University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 3 FUTURE-PV Innovation, Japan Science & Technology Agency, Koriyama Japan

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10:00 AM -
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ES11.13: Passivating Contacts II
Session Chairs
David L. Young
Thursday AM, November 30, 2017
Hynes, Level 2, Room 204

10:30 AM - *ES11.13.01
Status and Industrial Perspectives of TOPCon

Frank Feldmann 1 , Bernd Steinhauser 1 , Leonard Tutsch 1 , Sven Kluska 1 , Martin Hermle 1 , Stefan Glunz 1
1 , Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE, Freiburg Germany

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11:00 AM - ES11.13.02
Degradation Analysis of Carrier Selective Contacts for SHJ Solar Cells

Simone Bernardini 1 , Mariana Bertoni 1
1 , Arizona State University , Tempe, Arizona, United States

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11:15 AM - ES11.13.03
Catalytic-Doping for Hydrogenated Nanocrystlline Silicon Oxide Thin Films in Silicon Heterojunction Solar Cells

Weiyuan Duan 1 , Yong Liu 1 , Andreas Lambert 1 , Florian Lentz 1 , Manuel Pomaska 1 , Doyun Kim 1 , Kaining Ding 1
1 , IEK5-Photovoltaik, Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, Jülich Germany

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11:30 AM - ES11.13.04
Ion-Implanted Carrier-Selective Passivating Contacts for High-Efficiency c-Si Solar Cells

Gianluca Limodio 1 , Guangtao Yang 1 , Hao Ge 1 , Yue Zhang 1 , Arthur Weeber 1 , Olindo Isabella 1 , Miroslav Zeman 1
1 , Delft University of Technology, Delft Netherlands

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ES11.14: Tandem Solar Cells
Session Chairs
Stefaan De Wolf
Thursday PM, November 30, 2017
Hynes, Level 2, Room 204

1:30 PM - *ES11.14.01
Perovskite-Silicon Tandems—Progress toward 30% Efficiency

Thomas White 1 , The Duong 1 , Jun Peng 1 , Dale Grant 1 , Daniel Jacobs 1 , Heping Shen 1 , Yiliang Wu 1 , Klaus Weber 1 , Kylie Catchpole 1
1 , Australian National University, Canberra, New South Wales, Australia

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2:00 PM - ES11.14.02
Infrared Photocurrent Management in Monolithic Perovskite/Silicon Heterojunction Tandem Solar Cells by Using a Nanocrystalline Silicon Oxide Interlayer

Luana Mazzarella 1 , Matteo Werth 2 , Steve Albrecht 3 , Klaus Jäger 4 , Lars Korte 1 , Rutger Schlatmann 2 , Bernd Stannowski 2
1 Institute for Silicon Photovoltaics, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie, Berlin Germany, 2 PVcomB, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie, Berlin Germany, 3 Young Investigator Group Perovskite Tandem Solar Cells, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie, Berlin Germany, 4 Young Investigator Group Nano-SIPPE, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie, Berlin Germany

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2:15 PM - ES11.14.03
Enhanced Light Harvesting on Semi-Transparent Perovskite Solar Cells Enabled by Low Temperature Processed TiO2 Electron Selective Layer

Erkan Aydin 1 , Xinbo Yang 1 , Kai Wang 1 , Hoang Dang 1 , Esma Ugur 1 , Marios Neophytou 1 , Iain McCulloch 1 , Frederic Laquai 1 , Aram Amassian 1 , Stefaan De Wolf 1
1 , King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Jeddah Saudi Arabia

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3:00 PM - *ES11.14.04
High Efficiency III-V/Si Tandem Photovoltaics

Adele Tamboli 1
1 , National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Lakewood, Colorado, United States

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3:30 PM - ES11.14.05
GaAsP/Si Dual Junction Step-Cell for Cost Effective Manufacturing

Sabina Abdul Hadi 1 , Eugene Fitzgerald 2 , Steven Griffiths 1 , Ammar Nayfeh 1
1 Masdar Institute, Khalifa University of Science and Technology, Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates, 2 Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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3:45 PM - ES11.14.06
Origin of the Resistance at Si/GaAs Heterointerfaces Fabricated by Surface-Activated Bonding at Room Temperature

Yutaka Ohno 1 , Hideto Yoshida 2 , Seiji Takeda 2 , Jianbo Liang 3 , Naoteru Shigekawa 3
1 , Tohoku University, Sendai Japan, 2 , Osaka University, Osaka Japan, 3 , Osaka City University, Osaka Japan

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4:00 PM - ES11.14.07
Silicon-Hybrid Multi-Junction Devices for Photovoltaic and (Photo-) Electrochemical Applications

Paula Perez Rodriguez 1 , Johan Blanker 1 , Ravi Vasudevan 1 , Hairen Tan 1 , Miroslav Zeman 1 , Arno Smets 1
1 , Delft University of Technology, Delft Netherlands

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