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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 F : Controlling the Interaction between Light and Semiconductor Nanostructures for Energy Applications

2014-04-22   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Hunter McDaniel, Los Alamos National Laboratory
James F. Cahoon, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Raluca Gearba, The University of Texas at Austin
Doh Chang Lee, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Matthew C. Beard, National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Symposium Support

3M
Carl Zeiss Microscopy LLC
The Center for Advanced Solar Photophysics (EFRC:CASP)
The Department of Energy
JEOL, USA INC
Los Alamos National Laboratory
UbiQD, LLC
Understanding Charge Separation and Transfer at Interfaces in Energy Materials (EFRC:CST)
UNC EFRC Center for Solar Fuels
UNC Energy Frontier Research Center EFRC: Center for Solar Fuels at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
University of Texas-Austin
F2: Photovoltaics
Session Chairs
Joshua Choi
Doh Chang Lee
Tuesday PM, April 22, 2014
Marriott Marquis, Golden Gate Level, C

2:30 AM - *F2.01
Designing Molecules for Solar Energy Conversion

Colin Nuckolls 1

1Columbia University New York USA

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3:00 AM - F2.02
The Role of CT Excitation on Efficient Photoelectric Conversion in Donor-Acceptor-Type Polymer Solar Cells

Jun'ya Tsutsumi 1 Hiroyuki Matsuzaki 1 Naoyuki Kanai 2 Toshikazu Yamada 1 Tatsuo Hasegawa 1

1National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology Tsukuba Japan2Fuji Electric Co., Ltd. Hino Japan

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3:15 AM - F2.03
Chain Conformation Dependence of 2D Exciton Coupling in P3HT Nanofibers

Mina Baghgar 1 Joelle A Labastide 2 Felicia Bokel 3 Ryan Hayward 3 Michael D Barnes 1 2

1University of Massachusetts Amherst Amherst USA2University of Massachusetts, Amherst Amherst USA3University of Massachusetts, Amherst Amherst USA

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3:30 AM - *F2.04
Using Nanostructures to Orient Molecules in Polymer-Based Solar Cells

Charles T Black 1 Kevin G. Yager 1 Benjamin M Ocko 2

1Brookhaven National Laboratory Upton USA2Brookhaven National Laboratory Upton USA

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4:00 AM - F2.05
Understanding Charge Generation at the Hybrid Interface in Polymer:Metal Oxide Solar Cells

Andreas Paulke 1 Bjamp;#246;rn Kriete 1 Wiebke Riedel 2 Umit Aksunger 2 Martha Ch. Lux-Steiner 2 3 Dieter Neher 1 Thomas JK Brenner 1

1University of Potsdam Potsdam Germany2Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin fuer Materialien und Energie Berlin Germany3Free University Berlin Berlin Germany

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4:15 AM - F2
Break

4:30 AM - *F2.06
Three-Dimensional Si-Based Platforms for Energy Applications: Hierarchical Integration of Organic Materials

Sorin Melinte 1

1Univ. catholique de Louvain Louvain-la-Neuve Belgium

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5:00 AM - F2.07
Subwavelength Spectrum Splitting for Low-Cost Highly Efficient Photovoltaics

Sander Mann 1 Erik Garnett 1

1AMOLF Amsterdam Netherlands

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5:15 AM - F2.08
Complete Model of Carbon Nanotube Solar Cell Structure- and Chemistry-Dependent Operation

Darin Bellisario 1 R. M. Jain 1 Z. Ulissi 1 M. S. Strano 1

1Massachusetts Institute of Technology Somerville USA

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5:30 AM - F2.09
Enhancing the Light-Matter Interactions in Radial p-n Junction Core-Shell Nanowire Solar Cells above the Planar Junction Limit for Highly Efficient Semiconductor Nanowire Solar Cells

Cheng Guan Lim 1 Helge Weman 1

1Norwegian University of Science and Technology Trondheim Norway

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5:45 AM - F2.10
Broadband Super-Absorption in Sparse Arrays of III-V Nanowire Arrays for Photoelectrochemical and Photovoltaic Applications

Katherine T Fountaine 1 3 Christian Kendall 4 Shu Hu 1 3 Nathan S. Lewis 1 3 Harry A. Atwater 2 3

1California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA2California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA3California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA4Occidental College Los Angeles USA

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F1: Carrier Dynamics and Transport
Session Chairs
Charles Black
Sorin Melinte
Tuesday AM, April 22, 2014
Marriott Marquis, Golden Gate Level, C

9:30 AM - *F1.01
Engineered Multi-Carrier Interactions in Semiconductor Nanocrystals for Light Emitting Diodes and Solar Cells

Victor I. Klimov 1

1Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos USA

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10:00 AM - F1.02
Optimization of Bi-Exciton Binding Energy in CdSe/CdTe Core/Shell M.E.G. Solar Cells

Stanko Tomic 1 Jacek Miloszewski 1 Tom Walsh 1 David J Binks 2

1University of Salford Manchester United Kingdom2University of Manchester Manchester United Kingdom

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10:15 AM - F1.03
Carrier Multiplications in Semiconductor Quantum Dots: New Strategy to Design Next Generation Solar Cells

Omar F Mohammed 1

1KAUST Thuwal Saudi Arabia

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10:30 AM - *F1.04
Exciton Migration and Dissociation in Conjugated Molecular Materials

Peter J Rossky 1

1University of Texas Austin USA

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11:00 AM - F1.05
Charge Generation and Recombination in OPV Devices: Effect of Active Layer Materials and Processing

Lior Tzabari 1 Jian Wang 2 Yun-Ju Lee 2 Julia WP Hsu 2 Nir Tessler 1

1Technion, Israel Institute of Technology Haifa Israel2University of Texas at Dallas Richardson USA

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11:15 AM - F1
Break

11:45 AM - *F1.07
Designer Nanocrystal Electronic and Optoelectronic Materials Through Controlled Coupling and Doping

Cherie Kagan 1 2 3 Aaron Fafarman 1 Ji-Hyuk Choi 2 Soong Ju Oh 2 David Kim 2 Yuming Lai 1 Nathaniel Berry 2 F. Scott Stinner 1 Benjamin Diroll 3 E. Ashley Gaulding 2 Christopher Murray 2 3

1University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia USA2University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia USA3University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia USA

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12:15 PM - F1.08
Optoelectronic Properties of Type II CdTe-Cu2-xTe Nano-Heterostructures with Excitonic and Plasmonic Properties

Ilka Kriegel 1 Andreas Wisnet 2 Ajay Ram Srimath Kandada 3 Francesco Scotognella 4 Francesco Tassone 3 Christina Scheu 2 Hui Zhang 5 Alexander O. Govorov 5 Jessica Rodramp;#237;guez-Fernamp;#225;ndez 1 Jochen Feldmann 1

1Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitamp;#228;t Mamp;#252;nchen Munich Germany2Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitamp;#228;t Mamp;#252;nchen Munich Germany3Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia Milano Italy4Politecnico di Milano Milano Italy5Ohio University Athens USA

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12:30 PM - F1.09
Ultrafast Electrical Properties of Photoexcited Silicon Nanostructures

Matthew Ryan Bergren 1 2 3 Nathan R. Neale 3 Reuben T. Collins 1 2 Joan M. Redwing 4 Chito E. Kendrick 1 2 Thomas E. Furtak 1 2 Matthew C. Beard 3 2

1Colorado School of Mines Golden USA2Renewable Energy Materials Research Science and Engineering Center Golden USA3National Renewable Energy Laboratory Golden USA4Penn State University University Park USA

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12:45 PM - F1.10
Small Bright Charged Colloidal Quantum Dots

Wei Qin 1 2 Philippe Guyot-Sionnest 2 1

1University of Chicago Chicago USA2University of Chicago Chicago USA

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2014-04-23   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Hunter McDaniel, Los Alamos National Laboratory
James F. Cahoon, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Raluca Gearba, The University of Texas at Austin
Doh Chang Lee, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Matthew C. Beard, National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Symposium Support

3M
Carl Zeiss Microscopy LLC
The Center for Advanced Solar Photophysics (EFRC:CASP)
The Department of Energy
JEOL, USA INC
Los Alamos National Laboratory
UbiQD, LLC
Understanding Charge Separation and Transfer at Interfaces in Energy Materials (EFRC:CST)
UNC EFRC Center for Solar Fuels
UNC Energy Frontier Research Center EFRC: Center for Solar Fuels at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
University of Texas-Austin
F4: LEDs and Luminesence
Session Chairs
Sohee Jeong
Hunter McDaniel
Wednesday PM, April 23, 2014
Marriott Marquis, Golden Gate Level, C

2:30 AM - *F4.01
Single and Double Heterojunction Nanorods for Photovoltaics and Optoelectronics

Moonsub Shim 1

1University of Illinois Urbana USA

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3:00 AM - F4.02
Single-Quantum-Dot Spectroscopy of Individual CdSe/CdS Nanocrystals with Controlled Interfacial Alloying

Young-Shin Park 1 2 Wan Ki Bae 1 3 Lazaro Padilha 1 4 Jeffrey Pietryga 1 Victor Klimov 1

1Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos USA2Univ. of New Mexico Albuquerque USA3Korea Institute of Science and Technology Seoul Republic of Korea4Universidade Estadual de Campinas Sao Paulo Brazil

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3:15 AM - F4.03
3D Printed Quantum Dot LEDs

Yong Lin Kong 1 Ian A. Tamargo 2 Manu Sebastian Mannoor 1 Daniel A. Steingart 1 Michael C. McAlpine 1

1Princeton University Princeton USA2Princeton University Princeton USA

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3:30 AM - F4.04
Au-Polymer Core-Shell Nanoparticles for Highly Efficient and Air Stable Organic Electronic Devices

Taesu Kim 1 Hyunbum Kang 1 Dong Jin Kang 1 Changyeon Lee 1 Seonju Jeong 2 4 Chun-Ho Lee 3 4 Min-Kyo Seo 3 4 Jung-Yong Lee 2 4 Bumjoon J. Kim 1

1KAIST DaeJeon Republic of Korea2KAIST Daejeon Republic of Korea3KAIST Daejeon Republic of Korea4KAIST Daejeon Republic of Korea

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3:45 AM - F4.05
Theoretical Study of Carrier Recombination near V-Defect Formed in InGaN/GaN Quantum Well

Yong-Hee Cho 1 Mun-Bo Shim 1 Sangheum Hwang 1 Sungjin Kim 1

1Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology Yongin Republic of Korea

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4:00 AM - F4
Break

4:30 AM - F4.06
Correlation of Fluorescence Spectroscopy and Z-STEM for Individual Semiconductor Nanocrystals

Noah Orfield 1 Joseph D Keene 1 James R McBride 1 Sandra J Rosenthal 1

1Vanderbilt University Nashville USA

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4:45 AM - F4.07
Incorporation of Multiple Heterojunctions in Nanorods for Optoelectronic Applications

Nuri Oh 1 Sooji Nam 1 You Zhai 1 Moonsub Shim 1

1University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Urbana USA

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5:00 AM - F4.08
The Limiting Efficiency of Photonic Crystal and Nanowire Solar Cells

Jeremy N Munday 1

1University of Maryland College Park USA

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5:15 AM - F4.09
Luminescent Mn-Doped Zinc Chalcogenide Nanocrystals via Cation Exchange

Joren Jaromir Eilers 1 Andries Meijerink 1 Celso de Mello Donegamp;#225; 1

1Utrecht University Utrecht Netherlands

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5:30 AM - F4.10
Investigating Amplified Spontaneous Emission Processes in Alloyed Semiconductor Nanocrystals within a Microfluidic Waveguide

Yile Liao 1 Guichuan Xing 2 Tze Chien Sum 2 Mark Jhon 4 Yinthai Chan 1 3

1National University of Singapore Singapore Singapore2Nanyang Technological University Singapore Singapore3Institute for Materials Research and Engineering Singapore Singapore4Institute of High Performance Computing Singapore Singapore

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5:45 AM - F4.11
The Role of Strain and Defects on Band Alignment and Optical Properties in GaSb/GaAs Quantum Dots

Brian McGuigan 1 Harley Johnson 1 A. S. Chang 2 Rachel Goldman 2

1University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Urbana USA2University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA

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F5: Poster Session I: Manipulation of Light with and Fabrication of Nanostructures
Session Chairs
Wednesday PM, April 23, 2014
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salons 8-9

9:00 AM - F5.01
Light Trapping in Crystalline Silicon Solar Cells

Salman Manzoor 1 Zachary Holman 1

1Arizona State University Tempe USA

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9:00 AM - F5.02
Symmetry-Breaking in Light-Trapping Nanostructures on Silicon

Brittany R. Hoard 2 Swapnadip Ghosh 4 3 Ethan C. Culler 2 Michael Orrill 2 Sang M. Han 1 3 4 Sang Eon Han 1 2

1University of New Mexico Albuquerque USA2University of New Mexico Albuquerque USA3University of New Mexico Albuquerque USA4University of New Mexico Albuquerque USA

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9:00 AM - F5.03
Analysis of Ultra-Thin Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Solar Cells with Different Light Trapping Technologies

Guanchao Yin 1 M. van Lare 2 Andreas Ott 3 A. Steigert 4 H. Tan 5 P. Andra 1 M. Latzel 6 7 A. Polman 2 Y. Lu 3 I. Lauermann 4 S. Christiansen 6 8 M. Schmid 1

1Helmholtz Center Berlin Berlin Germany2FOM-Institute AMOLF Amsterdam Netherlands3Helmholtz Center Berlin Berlin Germany4Helmholtz Center Berlin Berlin Germany5Delft University of Technology Delft Netherlands6Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light Erlangen Germany7Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg Erlangen Germany8Helmholtz Center Berlin Berlin Germany

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9:00 AM - F5.04
Enhancement of Light Absorption in Amorphous Silicon Induced by Embedded Aluminium Nanoparticles

Alessandro Fantoni 1 2 Hugo Leamp;#227;o 1 Manuela Vieira 1 2 3

1ISEL Lisbon Portugal2UNINOVA Caparica Portugal3FCT-UNL Caparica Portugal

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9:00 AM - F5.09
Emission Tailoring for Organic Emitter Layers with Compound Binary Gratings

Christian Kluge 1 Moritz Paulsen 1 Lars Thorben Neustock 1 Nicole Barie 2 Peter-Juergen Jakobs 2 Jost Adam 1 Martina Gerken 1

1Christian-Albrechts-Universitamp;#228;t zu Kiel Kiel Germany2Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) Karlsruhe Germany

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9:00 AM - F5.11
Graphene Based Antireflection Stack Layers for Silicon Solar Cells

Rakesh Kumar 1 Bodh Raj Mehta 1 Mehar Bhatnagar 1

1Indian Institute of Technology Delhi New Delhi India

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9:00 AM - F5.12
Strong Efficiency Enhancement of c-Si Solar Cells Using Periodic and Random Surface Resonant Nanoscatterers

Pierpaolo Spinelli 1 Bonna K. Newman 1 Albert Polman 1

1FOM Institute AMOLF Amsterdam Netherlands

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9:00 AM - F5.13
Nano-Photonic Organic Solar Cell Architecture for Advanced Light Trapping with Dual Photonic Crystals

Akshit Peer 2 Rana Biswas 1 3

1Ames Lab; Iowa State University Ames USA2Iowa State University Ames USA3Iowa State University Ames USA

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9:00 AM - F5.14
Electrospun Photonics Topography for Organic Photovoltaics

Khadija Kanwal Khanum 1 Praveen C Ramamurthy 1

1Indian Institute of Science Bangalore India

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9:00 AM - F5.15
Enhanced Efficiency of CIGS Flexible Thin Film Solar Cell by Plasmonic Effect

Yi-Ju Chen 1 Shih-Chen Chen 2 Yu-Ting Yen 1 Yu-Lun Chueh 1 Hao-Chung Kuo 3 Tung-Po Hsieh 4

1National Tsing Hua University Hsinchu Taiwan2National Chiao-Tung University Hsinchu Taiwan3National Chiao-Tung University Hsinchu Taiwan4Industrial Technology Research Institute Hsinchu Taiwan

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9:00 AM - F5.16
Plasmonic Light Trapping in Ultra-thin Solar Cells Made of Film-Coupled Metamaterials

Hao Wang 1 Liping Wang 1

1Arizona State University Tempe USA

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9:00 AM - F5.17
Plasmonic Enhancement of the Absorption of Organic Materials for Photovoltaic Applications

Bernd Ebenhoch 1 Karolina Smolarek 2 Nikodem Czechowski 2 Aneta Prymaczek 2 Magdalena Twardowska 2 Emiliano Rezende Martins 1 Sebastian Mackowski 2 Ifor D. W. Samuel 1

1University of St Andrews St Andrews United Kingdom2Nicolaus Copernicus University Torun Poland

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9:00 AM - F5.19
Optical Modeling of Gold Nanoparticles (Au NP) for Efficiency Improvement of a-Si:H Photovoltaic Cells

Peiqing Yu 1 Jean-Philippe Blondeau 1 Caroline Andreazza 2 Esidor Ntsoenzok 1 Julien Roussel 3 Perrine Dutheil 4 Anne-Lise Thomann 4 Mustapha Elyaakoubi 5 Jacque Meot 5

1CEMHTI Orlamp;#233;ans France2CRMD Orlamp;#233;ans France3PRISME Orlamp;#233;ans France4GREMI Orlamp;#233;ans France5SOLEMS Orlamp;#233;ans France

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9:00 AM - F5.20
Incorporation of Core/Shell Metal/Insulator Nanoparticles in ZnO Nanorod/P3HT: PCBM Hybrid Solar Cells

Ting-Chung Wang 1 Jih-Jen Wu 1

1Nation Cheng Kung University Kaohsiung Taiwan

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9:00 AM - F5.21
Deterministic Wrinkle and Strain Engineering of III-V Semiconductor Nanomembranes on Microwell Arrays

Doo-Seung Um 1 Youngsu Lee 1 Seongdong Lim 1 Hochan Lee 1 Hyunhyub Ko 1

1Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) Ulsan Republic of Korea

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9:00 AM - F5.22
In1-xGaxP on Si Microwire Tandem Photovoltaics: Coupled Optoelectronic Simulations

Christopher T. Chen 1 Hal Emmer 1 Shaul Aloni 2 Harry A Atwater 1

1California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA2Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA

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9:00 AM - F5.23
Designing Organic Photovoltaics with Energy Transfer-Enhanced Exciton Harvesting

Nancy Eisenmenger 1 Kris Delaney 2 Venkat Ganesan 3 Glenn Fredrickson 2 Michael Chabinyc 1

1University of California Santa Barbara Santa Barbara USA2University of California Santa Barbara Santa Barbara USA3University of Texas at Austin Austin USA

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