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2014 MRS Spring Meeting Logo2014 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit

April 21-25, 2014 | San Francisco
Meeting Chairs: Jose A. Garrido, Sergei V. Kalinin, Edson R. Leite, David Parrillo, Molly Stevens


Symposium E : Earth-Abundant Inorganic Solar-Energy Conversion

2014-04-22   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Andriy Zakutayev, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
David O. Scanlon, University College London
Talia Gershon, IBM T.J. Watson Research Center

Symposium Support

Aldrich Materials Science
IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
E3: PV Research Strategies
Session Chairs
Harry Atwater
Wolfram Jaegermann
Tuesday PM, April 22, 2014
Westin, 3rd Floor, Franciscan I

2:30 AM - E3.01
Optimal Sunlight Harvesting in Photovoltaics and Photosynthesis

Marco Bernardi 1 Jeffrey C Grossman 2

1University of California, Berkeley Berkeley USA2Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA

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2:45 AM - *E3.02
Rapid Development of Novel Photovoltaic Materials: The Computational Component

Stephan Lany 1

1Natl. Renewable Energy Lab. Golden USA

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3:15 AM - E3.03
Layered A2BBrsquo;O6 Perovskite Oxides with Low Band Gaps and Highly Dispersive Band Edges

Hungru Chen 1 Naoto Umezawa 1 2 3

1National institute for materials science, Japan Tsukuba, Ibaraki Japan2Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) Saitama Japan3TU-NIMS Joint Research Center, Tianjin University Tianjin China

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3:30 AM - *E3.04
Accelerating Performance Improvements in Earth-Abundant Thin-Film Photovoltaic Devices

Riley E. Brandt 1 Rupak Chakraborty 1 Danny Chua 2 Katy Hartman 1 Rachel Heasley 2 Jasmin Hofstetter 1 Rafael Jaramillo 1 Jonathan Mailoa 1 Yun Seog Lee 1 Sang Woon Lee 2 Michael Lloyd 1 Jeremy Poindexter 1 Alex Polizzotti 1 Sin Cheng Siah 1 Vera Steinmann 1 Leizhi Sun 2 Roy G. Gordon 2 Tonio Buonassisi 1

1Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA2Harvard University Cambridge USA

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4:00 AM - E3.05
A New Allotrope of Silicon with a Quasidirect Band Gap for Solar Energy Conversion Technologies

Stevce Stefanoski 1 Duck Young Kim 1 Oleksandr Kurakevych 2 Timothy A Strobel 1

1Carnegie Institution of Washington Washington USA2IMPMC Universitamp;#233; P. amp; M. Curie Paris France

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4:15 AM -
Break

E4: PV Interfaces
Session Chairs
Tonio Buonassisi
Stephan Lany
Tuesday PM, April 22, 2014
Westin, 3rd Floor, Franciscan I

4:30 AM - *E4.01
Heterojunction Interface Design for Earth Abundant Photovoltaic Devices

Harry A. Atwater 1

1California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA

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5:00 AM - E4.02
Atomic Layer Deposited Ga2O3 Buffer Layers for Higher-Efficiency Cu2O Thin-Film Solar Cells

Yun Seog Lee 1 Danny Chua 2 Riley E Brandt 1 Sin Cheng Siah 1 Sang Woon Lee 2 Jonathan P Mailoa 1 Roy G Gordon 2 Tonio Buonassisi 1

1Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA2Harvard University Cambridge USA

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5:15 AM - E4.03
Improving SnS/Zn(O,S) Solar Cell Performance Through an Oxidized Passivation Layer at the SnS Surface

Helen Hejin Park 1 Rachel Heasley 1 Leizhi Sun 1 Danny Chua 1 Chuanxi Yang 1 Vera Steinmann 2 Katy Hartman 2 Rafael Jaramillo 2 Rupak Chakraborty 2 Riley E. Brandt 2 Tonio Buonassisi 2 Roy G. Gordon 1

1Harvard University Cambridge USA2Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA

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5:30 AM - *E4.04
Design Principles of Advanced Thin Film Solar Cells Deduced from a Comparison of Established and Novel Absorber Materials

Wolfram Jaegermann 1

1TU Darmstadt Darmstadt Germany

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E5: Poster Session: Earth-Abundant PV III
Session Chairs
Talia Gershon
Tuesday PM, April 22, 2014
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salons 8-9

9:00 AM - E5.02
Formation of Large-Grained Polycrystalline Cu2ZnSn(SxSe1-x)4 Thin Films through Annealing of Colloidal Nanocrystal Coatings

Boris D. Chernomordik 1 Amelie E. Beland 1 Donna D. Deng 1 Anne K. Hunter 1 Priyanka Ketkar 1 Eray S. Aydil 1

1University of Minnesota Minneapolis USA

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9:00 AM - E5.06
Plasma-Assisted Molecular Beam Epitaxial Synthesis of Tailored Cu2O/ZnS/ZnO Heterojunction Interfaces

Yulia Tolstova 1 Samantha S. Wilson 1 Jeffrey P. Bosco 1 Harry A. Atwater 1

1California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA

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9:00 AM - E5.07
Electrical and Optical Characterization of Phage-Templated Copper Sulfide

Mohammed Shahriar Zaman 1 Gabriel Bernard Grajeda 2 Elaine D Haberer 1 2

1University of California Riverside Riverside USA2University of California Riverside Riverside USA

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9:00 AM - E5.09
Metal Oxide Core-Shell Nanowires for Enhanced Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting

Hyun Joo Lee 1 Jung Eun Lee 1 Woo Ri Ko 1 Min Hyung Lee 1

1Kyung Hee University Yongin-si Republic of Korea

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9:00 AM - E5.10
Sb2S3/SnSe Thin Film Solar Cells by Thermal Evaporation

Jose Escorcia-Garcia 1 Enue Barrios-Salgado 1 M. T. Santhamma Nair 1 P. Karunakaran Nair 1

1Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico Temixco Mexico

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9:00 AM - E5.11
Silver Antimony Sulfide-Selenide for Thin Film Solar Cells

Jesus Capistran 1 M. T. Santhamma Nair 1 P. Karunakaran Nair 1

1Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico Temixco Mexico

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