2019 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit

Symposium ES20: Thin-Film Chalcogenide Semiconductor Photovoltaics

2019-04-23   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Shubhra Bansal, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Nicolas Barreau, Universite de Nantes
Alex Redinger, University of Luxembourg
Mike Scarpulla, The University of Utah

Symposium Support

Codex International
First Solar
University of Luxembourg/Fonds national de la recherche (Luxembourg)
ES20.01: Device Modelling
Session Chairs
Stephan Lany
Pawel Zabierowski
Tuesday AM, April 23, 2019
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 132 B

10:30 AM - ES20.01.01
Development of an Integrated ACIGS Solar Cell Device Model at MiaSolé Hi-Tech

Jeff Bailey1,Geordie Zapalac1,Dmytro Poplavskyy1,Rouin Farshchi1

MiaSole Hi-Tech1

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11:00 AM - ES20.01.02
Diagnosing Recombination and Resistive Losses in Thin-Film Chalcogenide Solar Cells Using a Silicon-Inspired Characterization Platform

Arthur Onno1,Amit Munshi2,Adam Danielson2,Carey Reich2,William Weigand1,Salman Manzoor1,Jason Yu1,Walajabad Sampath2,Darius Kuciauskas3,Zachary Holman1

Arizona State University1,Colorado State University2,National Renewable Energy Laboratory3

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11:15 AM - ES20.01.03
Spatial Inhomogeneities of Carrier Transport Properties in Polycrystalline Thin-Film Solar Cells

Mario Ochoa1,Romain Carron1,Enrico Avancini1,Thomas Feurer1,Ramis Hertwig1,Shih-Chi Yang1,Shiro Nishiwaki1,Stephan Buecheler1,Ayodhya Tiwari1

Empa–Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology1

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11:30 AM - ES20.01.04
A Unified 1D/2D Solver for Modeling Carrier and Defect Transport in CdTe Solar Cells

Dragica Vasileska1,Abdul Shaik1,Daniel Brinkman2,Christian Ringhofer1,Igor Sankin3

Arizona State University1,San Jose State University2,First Solar3

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ES20.02: Material Preparation
Session Chairs
Jeff Bailey
Charles Hages
Manuel Ramos
Edgardo Saucedo
Tuesday PM, April 23, 2019
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 132 B

1:30 PM - ES20.02.01
Developing Next-Generation Chalcogenide Semiconductors for Photovoltaics

Charles Hages1

University of Florida1

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2:00 PM - ES20.02.02
The Challenges to Develop Sb2Se3/CdS Based Solar Cells in Substrate Configuration

Edgardo Saucedo1,Pedro Vidal-Fuentes1,Yudania Sánchez1,Marcel Placidi1,Victor Izquierdo-Roca1,Alejandro Pérez-Rodríguez1,2

IREC1,Universitat de Barcelona2

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2:15 PM - ES20.02.03
Antimony Chalcogenide with Tunable Quasi-One-Dimensional Ribbons Thin-Film Solar Cells Grown by Close-Space Sublimation

Feng Yan1,Liping Guo1,Baiyu Zhang2,Lin Li1,Xiaofeng Qian2

The University of Alabama1,Texas A&M University2

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2:30 PM - ES20.02.04
Recent Advances in Si/CIGS Tandem Cells

Daniel Lincot1

CNRS-IPVF1

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3:00 PM -
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3:30 PM - ES20.02.05
Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Thin-Film Solar Cells—Are New Device Concepts Required for Further Efficiency Leap?

Romain Carron1,Stephan Buecheler1,Enrico Avancini1,Thomas Feurer1,Johannes Loeckinger1,Thomas Weiss1,2,Mario Ochoa1,Ramis Hertwig1,Shih-Chi Yang1,Shiro Nishiwaki1,Giovanna Sozzi3,Roberto Menozzi3,Ayodhya Tiwari1

Empa Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology1,University of Luxembourg2,University of Parma3

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4:00 PM - ES20.02.06
12.2% CIS and 13.6% CIGS Solar Cells Fabricated from Copper-Rich DMF Molecular Precursor Solutions

Jingjing Jiang1,Shaotang Yu1,Sanping Wu1,Weibo Yan1,Hao Xin1

Nanjing University of Posts & Telecommunications1

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4:15 PM - ES20.02.07
Wet-Chemical Treatment of Cadmium Telluride (CdTe) Photovoltaics for Enhanced Open-Circuit Voltage (VOC) and Fill Factor (FF)

Ebin Bastola1,Randy Ellingson1

University of Toledo1

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4:30 PM - ES20.02.08
Status and Challenges of CdTe Photovoltaics

Wyatt Metzger1

National Renewable Energy Laboratory1

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ES20.03: Poster Session I: Material Growth
Session Chairs
Nicolas Barreau
Alex Redinger
Tuesday PM, April 23, 2019
PCC North, 300 Level, Exhibit Hall C-E

5:00 PM - ES20.03.01
Revealing the Optimal Conditions for the Synthesis of High Efficiency Cu2ZnSnGe4 Wide Band Gap Absorber

Edgardo Saucedo4,Nada Benhaddou1,2,Moleko Samuel Mkehlane3,Zakaria Laghfour1,2,Yudania Sánchez4,Ignacio Becerril4,Maxim Guc4,Safae Aazou2,Victor Izquierdo-Roca4,Emmanuel Iwoha3,Zouheir Sekkat1,2

Mohammed V University in Rabat1,Moroccan Foundation for Advanced Science & Innovation & Research, MAScIR, OCP Foundation,2,University of Western Cape3,IREC4

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5:00 PM - ES20.03.02
Tin Antimony Sulfide Thin Films by In Situ Chemical Solution Deposition for Their Application as Absorber in Solar Cells

Luis Rodríguez-Guadarrama1,Ivonne Alonso-Lemus2,José Campos3,Jose Escorcia-García4

Cinvestav Unidad Saltillo1,CONACYT, Cinvestav Unidad Saltillo2,Instituto de Energías Renovables-UNAM3,CINVESTAV-IPN4

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5:00 PM - ES20.03.03
Beyond 13% Efficient Cu2ZnSn(S,Se)4 Solar Cells from DMSO Molecular Precursor Solution

Yuancai Gong1,Yifan Zhang1,Weibo Yan1,Hao Xin1

Nanjing University of Posts & Telecommunications1

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5:00 PM - ES20.03.04
Zn2SbN3—A Novel Ternary Nitride for Optoelectronic Applications

Allison Mis1,2,John Perkins2,Stephan Lany2,Andriy Zakutayev2,Geoff Brennecka1,Adele Tamboli2,Elisabetta Arca2

Colorado School of Mines1,National Renewable Energy Laboratory2

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5:00 PM - ES20.03.05
CZTS Solar Cells Absorbers Produced by Sputtering or Pulsed Laser Deposition

Jorgen Schou1,Mungunshagai Gansukh1,Filipe Martinho1,Simon Lopez-Marino1,Moises Espíndola-Rodríguez1,Alireza Hajijafarassar1,Eugene Stamate1,Sara Engberg1,Andrea Crovetto1,Stela Canulescu1,Ole Hansen1

TU Denmark1

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5:00 PM - ES20.03.06
New Approach to Create Naturally Nanostructured Semiconductor Bulk pn Homojunctions for Energy Conversion Devices

Shalini Menezes1,Anura Samantilleke2

InterPhases Solar1,Universidade de Minho2

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5:00 PM - ES20.03.07
Engineering Ga Profile in Low Temperature-Processed Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Thin Film by Using a Thin Ag Precursor Layer

Hyeonggeun Yu1,Gayeon Kim1,Jeung-hyun Jeong1,Jong-keuk Park1,Wonmok Kim1,Donghwan Kim2

Korea Institute of Science and Technology1,Korea University2

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5:00 PM - ES20.03.08
Enhanced Optical and Electronic Properties of 2D n-MoS2 by Thin-Layer Al2O3 Surface Passivation for Photovoltaic Applications

Atteq Rehman1,Soo Lee2

Qatar Environment and Energy Research Institute1,Sejong University2

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5:00 PM - ES20.03.09
Solution-Processed Earth-Abundant Cu2BaSn(S, Se)4 Solar Absorber Using a Non-Toxic Solvent

Betul Teymur1,Yihao Zhou1,Edgard Ngaboyamahina1,Jeffrey T. Glass1,David Mitzi1

Duke University1

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5:00 PM - ES20.03.10
Chemical, Structural and Photovoltaic Properties of Cd Chalcogenide Thin Films Grown by Chemical Bath Deposition on GaAs(100)

Ofir Friedman1,Omri Moschovitz1,Yuval Golan1

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev1

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5:00 PM - ES20.03.11
Semi -Transparent P-Type Barium Copper Sulfide as an Interface Layer for Cadmium Telluride Solar Cells

Kamala Khanal Subedi1,Ebin Bastola1,Indra Subedi1,Nikolas Podraza1,Randy Ellingson1

The University of Toledo1

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5:00 PM - ES20.03.12
Deposition of Cd1-xZnxSeyTe1-y by Closed-Space Co-Sublimation for Wide-Bandgap Top Absorbers in Tandem Photovoltaic Devices

Carey Reich1,Arthur Onno2,Joe Carpenter2,Tushar Shimpi1,Amit Munshi1,Anna Kindvall1,Andrew Ferguson3,Wyatt Metzger3,Walajabad Sampath1,Zachary Holman2

Colorado State University1,Arizona State University2,National Renewable Energy Laboratory3

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5:00 PM - ES20.03.14
Efficiency Improvement of Cu2ZnSnS4 Solar Cell by Optimizing the Interface Chemistry

Kaiwen Sun1,Chang Yan1,Jialiang Huang1,Xiaojing Hao1

University of New South Wales1

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5:00 PM - ES20.03.15
Experimental Route to the Stoichiometric Sol-Gel Spin Coated Copper Zinc Tin Sulphide Thin-Film Layers

Hamide Kavak1,Teoman Özdal1

Cukurova University1

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5:00 PM - ES20.03.16
Understanding and Controlling Zn Loss During Cl Activation of Cd1-zZnxTe Films

Adam Phillips1,Fadhil Alfadhili1,Geethika Liyanage1,Bhuiyan Anwar1,Manoj Jamarkattel1,Jacob Gibbs1,Michael Heben1

University of Toledo1

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5:00 PM - ES20.03.17
The Role of H2S Gas in Sulfo-Selenization Processed Cu2ZnSn(S,Se)4 Thin Film and Solar Cells

Daeho Son1,Seung-Hyun Kim1,Se-Yun Kim1,Young-Ill Kim1,Kee-Jeong Yang1,Jin-Kyu Kang1,Dae-Hwan Kim1

DGIST1

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5:00 PM - ES20.03.18
Fabrication and Characterization of Selenized Stacked CIGSe Absorber Layers by Evaporation Technique

Ganesh Regmi1,J.S. Narro-Rios1,S. Velumani1

Centro de Investigación y d e Estudios Avanzados del Instituto Politécnico Nacional (CINVESTAV-IPN)1

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5:00 PM - ES20.03.19
XPS Analysis of the CuGaSe2 - CuAlSe2 Single Crystals Grown by CVT

Barys Korzun1,Shanti Rywkin1,Tai-De Li2,Jonathan Adam1

The City University of New York, Borough of Manhattan Community College1,Advanced Science Research Center at the Graduate Center of CUNY2

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5:00 PM - ES20.03.20
Optical Properties of Thin Films of Haycockite

Barys Korzun1,Rohan Rashid1,Marin Rusu2,Thomas Dittrich2,Anatoly Galyas3,Andrey Gavrilenko4

The City University of New York, Borough of Manhattan Community College1,Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin fuer Materialen und Energie2,Scientific-Practical Materials Research Centre of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus3,Kazan State Power University4

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2019-04-24   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Shubhra Bansal, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Nicolas Barreau, Universite de Nantes
Alex Redinger, University of Luxembourg
Mike Scarpulla, The University of Utah
ES20.04: Specific Material
Session Chairs
Daniel Lincot
Sascha Sadewasser
Wednesday AM, April 24, 2019
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 132 B

8:30 AM - ES20.04.01
Monolithic Tandem Solar Cell Potential of CZTS on TOPCon Si

Filipe Martinho1,Alireza Hajijafarassar1,Simon Lopez-Marino1,Moises Espíndola-Rodríguez1,Stela Canulescu1,Eugen Stamate1,Mungunshagai Gansukh1,Sara Engberg1,Ole Hansen1,Andrea Crovetto1,Jorgen Schou1

Technical University of Denmark1

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9:00 AM - ES20.04.02
Development of CIS and Perovskite Solar Cells for all Thin-Film Tandem Applications

Thomas Feurer1,Stefano Pisoni1,Thierry Moser1,Yan Jiang1,Fan Fu2,Romain Carron1,Shiro Nishiwaki1,Stephan Buecheler1,Ayodhya Tiwari1

Empa-Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology1,EPFL2

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9:15 AM - ES20.04.03
Zn1-xMgxO Contact Layer Integration with Wide Band Gap CuGa3Se5 Absorbers

Imran Khan1,Christopher Muzzillo1,Craig Perkins1,Nicolas Gaillard2,Andriy Zakutayev1

National Renewable Energy Laboratory1,University of Hawaii2

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9:30 AM - ES20.04.04
Studies on MoS2 Thin-Film Matrix by Meaning of Atom Probe Tomography

Manuel Ramos1,2,John Nogan3,Jose Enriquez-Carrejo1,Claudia Rodriguez-González1,Roberto Ambrosio-Lazaro4,Torben Boll2,Delphine Chassaing2,Martin Heilmaier2,Sandra Kauffmann-Weiss2

Universidad Autonoma de Cd. Juarez1,Karlsruhe Institute of Technology–Institute for Applied Materials2,Center for Integration of Nanotechnologies3,Facultad de Ciencias de la Electrónica4

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10:00 AM -
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ES20.05: Interface and Material
Session Chairs
Thomas Feurer
Filipe Martinho
Wednesday AM, April 24, 2019
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 132 B

10:30 AM - ES20.05.01
Progress and Challenges in Absorber and Interface Fabrication of Polycrystalline CdTe Photovoltaics

Amit Munshi1,Jason Kephart1,Ali Abbas2,Thomas Fiducia2,Adam Danielson1,Carey Reich1,Tushar Shimpi1,John Walls2,Walajabad Sampath1

Colorado State University1,Loughborough University2

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11:00 AM - ES20.05.02
Introduction of K From the Back Electrode in an All-PVD Ag-CIGS Manufacturing Process

Dmytro Poplavskyy1,Rouin Farshchi1,Neil Mackie1,Ben Hickey1,David Spaulding1

Miasole Hi-Tech1

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11:15 AM - ES20.05.03
P-Type Hydrogenated Amorphous Silicon—A Hole-Selective Contact to Cadmium Telluride Based Solar Cells

William Weigand1,Carey Reich2,Amit Munshi2,Arthur Onno1,Adam Danielson2,Walajabad Sampath2,Zachary Holman1

Arizona State University1,Colorado State University2

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11:30 AM - ES20.05.04
Determining the Properties of Cd1-xIn2+2x/3S4-δ Thin Films—A Key to Better Understand CIGSe/CdS Heterojunction?

Nicolas Barreau1,Thomas Lepetit1,Pawel Zabierowski2,Ludovic Arzel1,Camille Latouche1,Sylvie Harel1,Stéphane Jobic1

Institut des Matériaux Jean Rouxel (IMN)1,Warsaw University of Technology2

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11:45 AM - ES20.05.05
ALD-ZnxTiyO as Window Layer in Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Solar Cells

Johannes Loeckinger1,Shiro Nishiwaki1,Christian Andres1,Stephan Buecheler1,Yaroslav Romanyuk1,Ayodhya Tiwari1

Empa–Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology1

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ES20.06: Material Characterization
Session Chairs
Dirk Hauschild
Takehiko Nagai
Wednesday PM, April 24, 2019
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 132 B

3:30 PM - ES20.06.01
Different Alkali-Fluoride Post-Deposition Treatments of Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Investigated by Kelvin Probe Force Microscopy

Sascha Sadewasser1,Nicoleta Nicoara1,Roby Manaligod1,Philip Jackson2,Dimitrios Hariskos2,Giovanna Sozzi3,Roberto Menozzi3,Wolfram Witte2

International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory1,ZSW2,University of Parma3

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4:00 PM - ES20.06.02
Role of Alkali Metals at Grain Boundaries of Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Thin Films

Daniel Abou-Ras1,Aleksandra Nikolaeva1,Sebastian Caicedo Davila1,Marcin Morawski2,Roland Scheer2

Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin1,Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg2

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4:15 PM - ES20.06.03
Ultra-High Vacuum Scanning Tunneling Spectroscopy on CuInSe2 Thin-Film Solar Cell Absorber Layers

Christian Kameni Boumenou1,Thibaut Gallet1,Evandro Lanzoni1,Finn Babbe1,Michele Melchiorre1,Conrad Spindler1,Jérôme Guillot2,Susanne Siebentritt1,Alex Redinger1

University of Luxembourg1,Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology2

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4:30 PM - ES20.06.04
Revealing How Cu-Diffusion at Grain Boundaries Assists Grain Growth in CuInSe2 Solar Cells via In Situ STEM

Chen Li1,Ekin Simsek Sanli1,Daniel Barragan-Yani2,Helena Stange3,Marc-Daniel Heinemann4,Dieter Greiner4,Wilfried Sigle1,Roland Mainz4,Karsten Albe2,Peter A. van Aken1,Daniel Abou-Ras4

Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research1,Technical University Darmstadt2,Technical University Berlin3,Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie GmbH4

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4:45 PM - ES20.06.05
Direct AFM-based Nanoscale Mapping and Tomography of Open Circuit Voltages for Photovoltaics

Bryan Huey1,Katherine Atamanuk1,Andrew Levin1

University of Connecticut1

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ES20.07: Poster Session II: Material Growth and Characterization
Session Chairs
Shubhra Bansal
Mike Scarpulla
Wednesday PM, April 24, 2019
PCC North, 300 Level, Exhibit Hall C-E

5:00 PM - ES20.07.01
Improved Reaction Pathway for Efficient CZTSe Solar Cells from Metal Alloys via a Cu-Rich Selenization Stage

Devendra Pareek1,Teoman Taskesen1,Jose Marquez Prieto2,Helena Stange2,David Nowak1,Wenjian Chen1,Mohamed Sayed3,1,Ulf Mikolajczak1,Jörg Ohland1,Jürgen Parisi1,Thomas Unold2,Roland Mainz2,Levent Gütay1

Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg1,Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin2,National Research Centre3

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.02
Cation-Substituted Kesterite Solar Cells from Precursor Solutions

Sara Engberg1,Alexander Protti1,Jakob Skotte Wied1,Moises Espíndola-Rodríguez1,Simon Lopez-Marino1,Mungunshagai Gansukh1,Filipe Martinho1,Stela Canulescu1,Ole Hansen1,Eugene Stamate1,Jorgen Schou1

Technical University of Denmark1

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.03
Fabrication of Band-Gap Graded CZTSSe Thin-Film Solar Cells

Teoman Taskesen1,Devendra Pareek1,David Nowak1,Timo Pfeiffelmann1,Levent Gütay1

University of Oldenburg1

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.04
Over 13% Efficient CZTSSe and CIGS Solar Cells Processed from Non-Hydrazine Solutions

Hao Xin1,Yuancai Gong1,Jingjing Jiang1,Shaotang Yu1,Yifan Zhang1,Sanping Wu1,Weibo Yan1

Key Laboratory for Organic Electronics and Information Displays, Jiangsu National Synergetic Innovation Center for Advanced Materials (SICAM), College of Materials Science and Engineering, Nanjing University of Posts & Telecommunications1

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.05
Impact on Selenium Control at Growth and Annealing for Cu2ZnSnSe4 Solar Cells

Hitoshi Tampo1,Shinho Kim1,Hajime Shibata1,Shigeru Niki1

National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology1

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.06
Effect of Alkali Post-Deposition Treatments on the Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Surface and the Deeply Buried Cu(In,Ga)Se2 /Mo Interface Structure

Jakob Bombsch1,Enrico Avancini2,Romain Carron2,Evelyn Handick1,Raul Diez1,Claudia Hartmann1,Roberto Félix1,Shigenori Ueda3,Regan Wilks1,4,Stephan Buecheler2,Ayodhya Tiwari2,Marcus Bär1,5,6

Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie GmbH1,Laboratory of Thin Films and Photovoltaics, Empa-Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials and Science and Technology2,National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)3,Energy Materials In-Situ Laboratory Berlin (EMIL), Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie GmbH4,Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH5,Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg6

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.07
A Study of the Degradation Mechanisms of Ultra-Thin CIGS Solar Cells Submitted to a Damp Heat Environment

Thierry Kohl1,2,3,Jessica de Wild1,2,3,Dilara Buldu1,2,3,Gizem Birant1,2,3,Guy Brammertz1,2,3,Nicolas Rivas1,2,Frank Renner1,2,Marc Meuris1,2,3,Jef Poortmans1,3,2,Bart Vermang1,2,3

University of Hasselt1,imec2,EnergyVille3

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.08
Reflective Back Contacts for High-Efficiency Ultra-Thin CIGS Solar Cells

Louis Gouillart1,2,Wei-Chao Chen3,Andrea Cattoni1,Julie Goffard1,Lars Riekher3,Jan Keller3,Marie Jubault4,Negar Naghavi2,Marika Edoff3,Stéphane Collin1

C2N, CNRS1,IPVF, CNRS2,Uppsala University3,IPVF, EDF4

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.09
Determination of the Conduction and Valence Band Energetics in CdSexTe1-x Absorbers

Geethika Liyanage1,Adam Phillips1,Fadhil Alfadhili1,Jacob Gibbs1,Manoj Jamarkattel1,Michael Heben1

University of Toledo1

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.10
Effective Barrier Height Improvement at the Back-Contact Interface by Bi-Layers Ge of CZTSe Devices

Sanghyun Lee1,Kent Price2,Edgardo Saucedo3

Indiana State University1,Morehead State University2,Institut de Recerca en Energia de Catalunya3

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.11
Localization and Characterization of Secondary Phases in CIGS Thin-Film Solar Cells

Sven Schönherr1,Georg Voorwinden2,Stefan Paetel3,Erwin Lotter3,Philipp Schöppe1,Michelle Hollricher1,Udo Reislöhner1,Claudia Schnohr1,Carsten Ronning1

Friedrich Schiller University Jena1,NICE Solar Energy GmbH2,Zentrum für Sonnenenergie- und Wasserstoff-Forschung Baden-Württemberg3

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.12
(Ag,Cu)(In,Ga)Se2 Thin-Film Solar Cells Analyzed by Atom Probe Tomography

Hisham Aboulfadl1,Jan Keller2,Mattias Thuvander1,Marika Edoff2

Chalmers University of Technology1,Uppsala University2

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.13
Studying the Light-Soaking Effect on the Absorber Layer of Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Solar Cells Using Raman Analysis

Sina Soltanmohammad1,Mason Brevig1,Rouin Farshchi2,Dmytro Poplavskyy2,Angus Rockett1

Colorado School of Mines1,MiaSole Hi-Tech Corp2

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.14
In-Depth Analysis of Phase Distribution in Zn(O,S) Thin Films Deposited by a Reactive Sputtering

Dae-Hyung Cho1,2,Woo-Jung Lee1,Byungha Shin2,Yong-Duck Chung1,3

Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI)1,Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)2,Korea University of Science and Technology (UST)3

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.15
The Overall Distribution of Rubidium and Cesium in Highly Efficient Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Solar Cells

Philipp Schöppe1,Sven Schönherr1,Philip Jackson2,Roland Wuerz2,Wolfgang Wisniewski3,Torsten Schwarz4,Maurizio Ritzer1,Andreas Johannes5,Maximilian Zapf1,Gema Martínez-Criado5,6,Claudia Schnohr1,Carsten Ronning1

Friedrich Schiller University Jena1,Zentrum für Sonnenenergie- und Wasserstoff-Forschung Baden-Württemberg2,Friedrich-Schiller University Jena3,Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung GmbH4,European Synchrotron Radiation Facility5,Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid6

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.16
Microstructure Alternation in Heterojunction Interface Engineering of CZTS Solar Cell

Jialiang Huang1,Kaiwen Sun1,Xin Cui1,Chang Yan1,Martin Green1,Xiaojing Hao1

University of New South Wales1

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.17
Crystal Structure of (In,Ga)2Se3 Solid Solution Studied by XAFS

Kosuke Beppu1,Tsuyoshi Maeda1,Takahiro Wada1

Ryukoku University1

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.18
Characterization of Defect Levels in BaSi2 by DLTS and Significant Improvement of Photoresponsivity by Increasing Growth Temperature

Yudai Yamashita1,Takuma Sato1,Kaoru Toko1,Takashi Suemasu1

University of Tsukuba1

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.19
Industrially Viable Rear Surface Passivation Approach for Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Solar Cells

Gizem Birant1,2,3,Thierry Kohl1,2,3,Dilara Buldu1,2,3,Sunil Suresh2,4,5,Thai Ha Nguyen1,2,6,Jessica de Wild1,2,3,Guy Brammertz1,2,3,Marc Meuris1,2,3,Jef Poortmans3,7,4,Bart Vermang1,2,3

Hasselt University1,imec division IMOMEC (partner in Solliance)2,Energyville3,KU Leuven4,Delft University of Technology5,Ecole Polytechnique6,imec (partner in Solliance)7

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.20
A Case Study of a High Efficiency Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Solar Cell by Microscopic Analysis

Maximilian Krause1,Aleksandra Nikolaeva1,Philip Jackson2,Dimitrios Hariskos2,Wolfram Witte2,Jose Marquez Prieto1,Sergej Levcenko1,Thomas Unold1,Matthias Maiberg3,Roland Scheer3,Daniel Abou-Ras1

Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie1,Zentrum für Sonnenenergie- und Wasserstoff-Forschung Baden-Württemberg2,Martin-Luther-Universität-Halle-Wittenberg3

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.21
Relating Cation Composition, Carrier Dynamics and Photovoltaic Device Performance in CZTSe Single Crystals

Jason Baxter1,Siming Li1,Michael Lloyd2,Hannes Hempel3,Charles Hages3,4,Jose Marquez Prieto3,Thomas Unold3,Rainer Eichberger5,Brian McCandless2

Drexel University1,University of Delaware2,Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin3,University of Florida4,Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin5

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.22
Ultrafast Carrier Dynamics at Proton-Bombarded Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Thin Films Measured by Optical Pump-THz Probe Spectroscopy

Woo-Jung Lee1,Chul Kang2,Dae-Hyung Cho1,Gyuseok Lee3,Yong-Duck Chung1,4

Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute1,Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology2,Pohang University of Science & Technology3,Korea University of Science and Technology4

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.23
Understanding the Role of CdS/CdSe Bilayer Window in CdTe Solar Cells via Capacitance Spectroscopy

Rasha Awni1,Mohammed Razooqi1,Deng-Bing Li1,Zhaoning Song1,Robert W. Collins1,Yanfa Yan1

The University of Toledo1

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.24
The Impact of Band Tails on Charge Carrier Dynamics and Solar Cells

Hannes Hempel1,Jose Marquez Prieto1,Rainer Eichberger1,Thomas Unold1

Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin1

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.25
Voltage Loss Analysis for CZTSSe Solar Cells with Sn Content Variation

Antonio Cabas Vidani1,Mohammed Azzouzi2,Stefan Haass1,Jason Rohr2,Yaroslav Romanyuk1,Ayodhya Tiwari1,Jenny Nelson2

Empa-Swiss Federal Laboratories of Materials Science and Technology1,Imperial College London2

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.26
Characterization of Thin CdTe Solar Cells with a CdSeTe Front Layer

Alexandra Bothwell1,Pascal Jundt1,Jennifer Drayton1,James Sites1

Colorado State University1

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.27
Flexible Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Solar Cells for Outer Planetary Missions—Investigation Under Low Intensity Low Temperature Conditions

Collin Brown1,Vincent Whiteside1,Dmytro Poplavskyy2,Khalid Hossain3,Mangal Dhoubhadel3,Ian Sellers1

The University of Oklahoma1,MiaSole Hi-Tech Corp.2,Amethyst Research Inc.3

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.28
Real Time Spectroscopic Ellipsometry Analysis of the Structural Evolution and Optical Properties of CuInSe2 by One and Two Stage Thermal Co-Evaporation

Dhurba Sapkota1,Puja Pradhan1,Prakash Koirala1,Adam Phillips1,Sylvain Marsillac2,Michael Heben1,Robert W. Collins1

Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Toledo1,Old Dominion University2

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.29
Highly Efficient Earth-Abundant CZTSSe Solar Cell by Introducing p+-CTSSe Point Contacts

Chih-Yang Huang1,2,3,Cheng-Ying Chen1,2,3,Yu-Chen Chen1,2,Jih-Shang Hwang4,Kuei-Hsien Chen1,2,Li-Chyong Chen1,2,3

National Taiwan University1,Institute of Atomic and Molecular Science, Academia Sinica, Taipei 106, Taiwan2,Center of Atomic Initiative for New Materials, National Taiwan University3,Institute of Optoelectronic Sciences, National Taiwan Ocean University, Keelung, Taiwan4

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.30
Effect of Combined Alkali (KF + CsF)-Post-Deposition Treatment on Cu(InGa)Se2 Solar Cells

Shinho Kim1,Hitoshi Tampo1,Shogo Ishizuka1,Hajime Shibata1,Shigeru Niki1

National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology1

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.31
Band Alignment Study of Cd Free Buffer Layers/ CZTSSe Heterojunction for Photovoltaic Applications

Amitesh Kumar1,Brajendra Sengar1,Vivek Garg1,Gaurav Siddharth1,Shaibal Mukherjee1

Indian Institute of Technology Indore1

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.32
Sputter-Stimulated Valence Plasmon Enhanced Light Trapping in Ultra-Thin CIGSe Films

Amitesh Kumar1,Vivek Garg1,Brajendra Sengar1,Gaurav Siddharth1,Shaibal Mukherjee1

IIT Indore1

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.33
KF Post Deposition Treatment for Thin Single-Stage CIGS Solar Cells

Jessica de Wild1,2,3,Thierry Kohl1,2,3,Dilara Buldu1,2,3,Gizem Birant1,2,3,Sunil Suresh2,4,5,Thai Ha Nguyen1,2,6,Guy Brammertz1,2,3,Marc Meuris1,2,3,Jef Poortmans3,7,4,Bart Vermang1,2,3

Institute for material research (IMO)1,Imec division IMOMEC (partner in Solliance)2,Energyville3,KU Leuven4,Delft University of Technology5,Ecole Polytechnique6,IMEC (partner in solliance)7

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.34
Combinatorial Study of Mg1-xZnxO Emitter for Band Engineering in CdTe Solar Cells

Yegor Samoilenko1,Gavin Yeung1,Colin Wolden1

Colorado School of Mines1

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.35
Investigations of RF Magnetron Sputtered CZTS Absorber Layer Thin Films Using XPS and UPS

Balaji Gururajan1,Balasundaraprabhu R1,Prasanna S1,Prabavathy N1,David McIlroy2,Sivakumaran K1,Dhayalan Velauthapillai3

PSG College of Technology1,Oklahoma State University2,Western Norway University of Applied Sciences3

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.36
On the Electronic Structure of SiO2/MoS2 Interface by Density Functional Theory

Manuel Ramos1,Javier Polanco1,Jose Enriquez-Carrejo1,John Nogan2

Universidad Autonoma de Cd. Juarez1,Center for Integrated Nanotechnology2

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5:00 PM - ES20.07.37
Modeling Influence of Diffuseness on Real-Life Solar Module Performance

Christian Dieleman1,Moritz Futscher1,Bruno Ehrler1

AMOLF1

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ES20.12: Poster Session III: Characterization
Session Chairs
Shubhra Bansal
Alex Redinger
Wednesday PM, April 24, 2019
PCC North, 300 Level, Exhibit Hall C-E

5:00 PM - ES20.12.01
The Overall Distribution of Rubidium and Cesium in Highly Efficient Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Solar Cells

Philipp Schöppe1,Sven Schönherr1,Philip Jackson2,Roland Wuerz2,Wolfgang Wisniewski3,Torsten Schwarz4,Maurizio Ritzer1,Andreas Johannes5,Maximilian Zapf1,Gema Martínez-Criado5,6,Claudia Schnohr1,Carsten Ronning1

Friedrich Schiller University Jena1,Zentrum für Sonnenenergie- und Wasserstoff-Forschung Baden-Württemberg2,Friedrich-Schiller University Jena3,Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung GmbH4,European Synchrotron Radiation Facility5,Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid6

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5:00 PM - ES20.12.02
A Case Study of a High Efficiency Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Solar Cell by Microscopic Analysis

Maximilian Krause1,Aleksandra Nikolaeva1,Philip Jackson2,Dimitrios Hariskos2,Wolfram Witte2,Jose Marquez Prieto1,Sergej Levcenko1,Thomas Unold1,Matthias Maiberg3,Roland Scheer3,Daniel Abou-Ras1

Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie1,Zentrum für Sonnenenergie- und Wasserstoff-Forschung Baden-Württemberg2,Martin-Luther-Universität-Halle-Wittenberg3

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5:00 PM - ES20.12.03
Relating Cation Composition, Carrier Dynamics and Photovoltaic Device Performance in CZTSe Single Crystals

Jason Baxter1,Siming Li1,Michael Lloyd2,Hannes Hempel3,Charles Hages3,4,Jose Marquez Prieto3,Thomas Unold3,Rainer Eichberger5,Brian McCandless2

Drexel University1,University of Delaware2,Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin3,University of Florida4,Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin5

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5:00 PM - ES20.12.04
Ultrafast Carrier Dynamics at Proton-Bombarded Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Thin Films Measured by Optical Pump-THz Probe Spectroscopy

Woo-Jung Lee1,Chul Kang2,Dae-Hyung Cho1,Gyuseok Lee3,Yong-Duck Chung1,4

Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute1,Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology2,Pohang University of Science & Technology3,Korea University of Science and Technology4

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5:00 PM - ES20.12.05
Understanding the Role of CdS/CdSe Bilayer Window in CdTe Solar Cells via Capacitance Spectroscopy

Rasha Awni1,Mohammed Razooqi1,Deng-Bing Li1,Zhaoning Song1,Robert W. Collins1,Yanfa Yan1

The University of Toledo1

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5:00 PM - ES20.12.06
The Impact of Band Tails on Charge Carrier Dynamics and Solar Cells

Hannes Hempel1,Jose Marquez Prieto1,Rainer Eichberger1,Thomas Unold1

Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin1

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5:00 PM - ES20.12.07
Voltage Loss Analysis for CZTSSe Solar Cells with Sn Content Variation

Antonio Cabas Vidani1,Mohammed Azzouzi2,Stefan Haass1,Jason Rohr2,Yaroslav Romanyuk1,Ayodhya Tiwari1,Jenny Nelson2

Empa-Swiss Federal Laboratories of Materials Science and Technology1,Imperial College London2

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5:00 PM - ES20.12.08
Characterization of Thin CdTe Solar Cells with a CdSeTe Front Layer

Alexandra Bothwell1,Pascal Jundt1,Jennifer Drayton1,James Sites1

Colorado State University1

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5:00 PM - ES20.12.09
Flexible Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Solar Cells for Outer Planetary Missions—Investigation Under Low Intensity Low Temperature Conditions

Collin Brown1,Vincent Whiteside1,Dmytro Poplavskyy2,Khalid Hossain3,Mangal Dhoubhadel3,Ian Sellers1

The University of Oklahoma1,MiaSole Hi-Tech Corp.2,Amethyst Research Inc.3

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5:00 PM - ES20.12.10
Real Time Spectroscopic Ellipsometry Analysis of the Structural Evolution and Optical Properties of CuInSe2 by One and Two Stage Thermal Co-Evaporation

Dhurba Sapkota1,Puja Pradhan1,Prakash Koirala1,Adam Phillips1,Sylvain Marsillac2,Michael Heben1,Robert W. Collins1

Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Toledo1,Old Dominion University2

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5:00 PM - ES20.12.11
Highly Efficient Earth-Abundant CZTSSe Solar Cell by Introducing p+-CTSSe Point Contacts

Chih-Yang Huang1,2,3,Cheng-Ying Chen1,2,3,Yu-Chen Chen1,2,Jih-Shang Hwang4,Kuei-Hsien Chen1,2,Li-Chyong Chen1,2,3

National Taiwan University1,Institute of Atomic and Molecular Science, Academia Sinica, Taipei 106, Taiwan2,Center of Atomic Initiative for New Materials, National Taiwan University3,Institute of Optoelectronic Sciences, National Taiwan Ocean University, Keelung, Taiwan4

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5:00 PM - ES20.12.12
Effect of Combined Alkali (KF + CsF)-Post-Deposition Treatment on Cu(InGa)Se2 Solar Cells

Shinho Kim1,Hitoshi Tampo1,Shogo Ishizuka1,Hajime Shibata1,Shigeru Niki1

National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology1

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5:00 PM - ES20.12.13
Band Alignment Study of Cd Free Buffer Layers/ CZTSSe Heterojunction for Photovoltaic Applications

Amitesh Kumar1,Brajendra Sengar1,Vivek Garg1,Gaurav Siddharth1,Shaibal Mukherjee1

Indian Institute of Technology Indore1

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5:00 PM - ES20.12.14
Industrially Viable Rear Surface Passivation Approach for Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Solar Cells

Gizem Birant1,2,3,Thierry Kohl1,2,3,Dilara Buldu1,2,3,Sunil Suresh2,4,5,Thai Ha Nguyen1,2,6,Jessica de Wild1,2,3,Guy Brammertz1,2,3,Marc Meuris1,2,3,Jef Poortmans3,7,4,Bart Vermang1,2,3

Hasselt University1,imec division IMOMEC (partner in Solliance)2,Energyville3,KU Leuven4,Delft University of Technology5,Ecole Polytechnique6,imec (partner in Solliance)7

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5:00 PM - ES20.12.15
KF Post Deposition Treatment for Thin Single-Stage CIGS Solar Cells

Jessica de Wild1,2,3,Thierry Kohl1,2,3,Dilara Buldu1,2,3,Gizem Birant1,2,3,Sunil Suresh2,4,5,Thai Ha Nguyen1,2,6,Guy Brammertz1,2,3,Marc Meuris1,2,3,Jef Poortmans3,7,4,Bart Vermang1,2,3

Institute for material research (IMO)1,Imec division IMOMEC (partner in Solliance)2,Energyville3,KU Leuven4,Delft University of Technology5,Ecole Polytechnique6,IMEC (partner in solliance)7

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5:00 PM - ES20.12.18
Combinatorial Study of Mg1-xZnxO Emitter for Band Engineering in CdTe Solar Cells

Yegor Samoilenko1,Gavin Yeung1,Colin Wolden1

Colorado School of Mines1

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5:00 PM - ES20.12.19
Investigations of RF Magnetron Sputtered CZTS Absorber Layer Thin Films Using XPS and UPS

Balaji Gururajan1,Balasundaraprabhu R1,Prasanna S1,Prabavathy N1,David McIlroy2,Sivakumaran K1,Dhayalan Velauthapillai3

PSG College of Technology1,Oklahoma State University2,Western Norway University of Applied Sciences3

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5:00 PM - ES20.12.20
On the Electronic Structure of SiO2/MoS2 Interface by Density Functional Theory

Manuel Ramos1,Javier Polanco1,Jose Enriquez-Carrejo1,John Nogan2

Universidad Autonoma de Cd. Juarez1,Center for Integrated Nanotechnology2

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5:00 PM - ES20.12.21
Modeling Influence of Diffuseness on Real-Life Solar Module Performance

Christian Dieleman1,Moritz Futscher1,Bruno Ehrler1

AMOLF1

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2019-04-25   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Shubhra Bansal, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Nicolas Barreau, Universite de Nantes
Alex Redinger, University of Luxembourg
Mike Scarpulla, The University of Utah

Symposium Support

Codex International
First Solar
University of Luxembourg/Fonds national de la recherche (Luxembourg)
ES20.08: Surface and Interface Characterization
Session Chairs
Chen Li
Mirjam Theelen
Thursday AM, April 25, 2019
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 132 B

8:00 AM - ES20.08.01
Effect of Na and RbF-PDT on the Light- and Heat-Soaking Behavior of Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Solar Cells Through In Situ Analyses

Shubhra Bansal1,Curtis Walkons1,Theresa Friedlmeier2,Wolfram Hempel2,Benedikt Ursprung3,Edward Barnard3,Marco Nardone4,Yasas Patikirige4,Kyoung E. Kweon5,Vincenzo Lordi5,Oliver Salomon2

University of Nevada, Las Vegas1,Zentrum für Sonnenenergie- und Wasserstoff-Forschung Baden-Württemberg2,Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory3,University of Toledo/Bowling Green University4,Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory5

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8:15 AM - ES20.08.02
Transparent Conducting Oxide (TCO) Back-Contact CIGS Solar Cell and Monolithically-Integrated Module for High-Efficiency Transparent Photovoltaic Application

Jeung-hyun Jeong1,Ah Reum Jeong1,Jaemyeong Choi1,Hyeonggeun Yu1,Jong-keuk Park1,Wonmok Kim1,Seungkuk Kuk2,Zhen Wang2,David Hwang2

KIST1,Stony Brook University, The State University of New York2

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8:30 AM - ES20.08.03
Electronic Structure of Surface and Interface of Epitaxial Cu(In,Ga)Se2-Based Structure

Kohei Tanigawa1,Shimon Ajisaka1,Renji Takahashi1,Yuya Iwamoto1,Jiro Nishinaga2,Takehiko Nagai2,Hitoshi Tampo2,Hajime Shibata2,Koji Matsubara2,Shigeru Niki2,Norio Terada1

Kagoshima University1,AIST2

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9:00 AM - ES20.08.04
Chemical and Electronic Structure of Wide-Band Gap Cu(In,Ga)(S,Se)2 Solar Cell Absorbers and Their Interface with Zn(O,S)

Dirk Hauschild1,Mary Blankenship2,Victor van Maris1,Thomas Dalibor3,Patrick Eraerds3,Thomas Niesen3,Jörg Palm3,Monika Blum2,4,Wanli Yang4,Clemens Heske1,2,Lothar Weinhardt1,2

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)1,University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV)2,AVANCIS GmbH3,Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory4

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9:15 AM - ES20.08.05
Determination of the Conduction Band and Valence Band Offset at the CdS/Cu2Zn(Sn1-xGex)Se4 Heterointerface: x = 0 to 1

Takehiko Nagai1,Yuya Iwamoto2,Kohei Tanigawa2,Hiroya Hamada2,Nobuyoshi Ota2,Hitoshi Tampo1,Shinho Kim1,Hajime Shibata1,Koji Matsubara1,Shigeru Niki1,Norio Terada2

National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)1,Kagoshima University2

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9:30 AM - ES20.08.06
Solution-Grown InxSy Buffer Layers on Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Absorbers with Varying Ga/(Ga+In) Ratios—Investigation of the Electronic and Chemical Structure at the InxSy/Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Interface

Victor van Maris1,Dirk Hauschild1,Mary Blankenship2,Wolfram Witte3,Dimitrios Hariskos3,Wanli Yang4,Monika Blum2,4,Michael Powalla3,Clemens Heske1,2,Lothar Weinhardt1,2

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)1,University of Nevada, Las Vegas2,Zentrum für Sonnenenergie- und Wasserstoff-Forschung Baden-Württemberg (ZSW)3,Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory4

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9:45 AM - ES20.08.07
Oxidation-/Reduction Cycles and Their Reversible Effect on the Dipole Formation on Chalcopyrite Surfaces

Amala Elizabeth1,David Lockhorn1,David Regesch2,Alexander Timmer1,Nabi Aghdassi3,Helmut Zacharias1,Harald Fuchs1,Susanne Siebentritt2,Harry Mönig1

University of Münster1,University of Luxembourg2,Soochow University3

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10:00 AM -
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ES20.09: Optoelectronic Characterization
Session Chairs
Markus Gloeckler
Marco Nardone
Thursday AM, April 25, 2019
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 132 B

10:30 AM - ES20.09.01
Metastabilities in CIGSe-Based Solar Cells—Burden or Opportunity?

Pawel Zabierowski1

Warsaw University of Technology1

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11:00 AM - ES20.09.02
Analysis of Recombination as a Function of Depth in Cu(In,Ga)(S,Se)2 Solar Cells

Alban Lafuente-Sampietro1,Jingdong Chen1,Shenghao Wang1,Mohamed Islam1,Takuya Kato2,Hiroki Sugimoto2,Katsuhiro Akimoto1,Takeaki Sakurai1

University of Tsukuba1,Solar Frontier2

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11:15 AM - ES20.09.03
Phonon Coupling and Shallow Defects in CuInS2

Alberto Lomuscio1,Mohit Sood1,Michele Melchiorre1,Susanne Siebentritt1

University of Luxembourg1

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11:30 AM - ES20.09.04
The Photoluminescence Efficiency of Kesterite-Based Photovoltaic Materials

Jose Marquez Prieto1,Hannes Hempel1,Antonio Cabas Vidani2,Christian Andres2,Michael Lloyd3,Galina Gueriva1,Sergej Levcenko1,Jacob Andrade-Arvizu4,Edgardo Saucedo4,Charles Hages1,5,Jason Baxter6,Brian McCandless3,Yaroslav Romanyuk2,Alex Redinger7,1,Susan Schorr1,8,Thomas Unold1

Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin1,Empa–Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology2,University of Delaware3,IREC4,University of Florida5,Drexel University6,Univeristy of Luxembourg7,Freie Universität Berlin8

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11:45 AM - ES20.09.05
Composition-Dependent Charge Carrier Dynamics at MgxZn1-xO/CdTe Interface

Niraj Shrestha1,Geethika Liyanage1,Adam Phillips1,Michael Heben1,Randy Ellingson1

The University of Toledo1

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ES20.10: Calculation and Prediction
Session Chairs
Veronique Gevaerts
Dragica Vasileska
Thursday PM, April 25, 2019
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 132 B

1:30 PM - ES20.10.01
Disorder Effects in Photovoltaic Chalcogenides and Nitrides

Stephan Lany1

National Renewable Energy Laboratory1

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2:00 PM - ES20.10.02
Predicting Defect Formation Energies from Statistical Learning of Bulk Properties

Amit Samanta1,Joel Varley1,Vincenzo Lordi1

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory1

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2:15 PM - ES20.10.03
Machine Learned Defect Level Predictor for Cd-Based Chalcogenides

Arun Kumar Mannodi Kanakkithodi1,Michael Davis1,Maria Chan1

Argonne National Laboratory1

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2:30 PM - ES20.10.04
Enhancing CdTe Solar Cell Performance by Reducing the “Ideal” Bandgap of CdTe through CdTe1-xSex Alloying

Jingxiu Yang1,Su-huai Wei1

Beijing Computational Science Research Center (CSRC)1

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2:45 PM - ES20.10.05
Comparative Study of Intrinsic Defects in Chalcogenide and Halide Perovskite Semiconductors for Photovoltaics

Yi-Yang Sun1

Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, Chinese Academy of Sciences1

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3:00 PM -
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ES20.11: Module Fabrication and Stability
Session Chairs
Stephan Buecheler
Amit Munshi
Thursday PM, April 25, 2019
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 132 B

3:30 PM - ES20.11.01
Research Opportunities for CdTe PV to Reach 25% Efficiency

Markus Gloeckler1

First Solar1

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4:00 PM - ES20.11.02
Degradation Mechanisms Occurring in CIGS Solar Cells and Modules

Mirjam Theelen1,Klaas Bakker2,Thomas Weber3

TNO1,Delft University of Technology2,PI Berlin3

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4:30 PM - ES20.11.03
17.2% Efficiency CuIn1-xGaxSe2 Thin-Film Based Mini-Module Thanks to Alternative Architecture

Justine Lorthioir1,Ludovic Arzel1,Nicolas Barreau1

Institut des Matériaux Jean Rouxel1

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4:45 PM - ES20.11.04
Identifying Optimal Laser Parameters for a Shunt-Free P3 Scribe of CIGS Using Raman Spectroscopy

Veronique Gevaerts1,Shruti Kulkarni1,Johan Bosman1,Klaas Bakker1,2,Hans Linden1

Solliance (ECN part of TNO)1,Delft University of Technology2

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2019-04-26   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Shubhra Bansal, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Nicolas Barreau, Universite de Nantes
Alex Redinger, University of Luxembourg
Mike Scarpulla, The University of Utah

Symposium Support

Codex International
First Solar
University of Luxembourg/Fonds national de la recherche (Luxembourg)
ES20.12: Defects Characterization
Session Chairs
Daniel Abou-Ras
Akira Nagaoka
Philipp Schöppe
Adele Tamboli
Friday AM, April 26, 2019
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 132 B

8:30 AM - ES20.12.01
Using Correlative EBIC-EBSD-APT to Identify Limitations in Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Photovoltaic Cells

Oana Cojocaru-Mirédin1,Mohit Raghuwanshi1,Jens Keutgen1

RWTH Aachen University1

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9:00 AM - ES20.12.02
Suitable Complex S-Se Graded Bandgap Profiles on Kesterite-Based Solar Cells

Jacob Andrade-Arvizu1,Victor Izquierdo-Roca1,Ignacio Becerril1,Pedro Vidal-Fuentes1,Maxim Guc1,Yudania Sánchez1,Sergio Giraldo1,Zacharie Jehl1,Marcel Placidi1,Alejandro Pérez-Rodríguez1,2,Edgardo Saucedo1

Catalonia Institute for Energy Research (IREC)1,Universitat de Barcelona2

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9:15 AM - ES20.12.03
Control of the Composition of CZTSe Absorber Material and Its Influence on Solar Cell Performance

Levent Gütay1,Teoman Taskesen1,David Nowak1,Vincent Steininger1,Devendra Pareek1,Wenjian Chen1,Jörg Ohland1,Ulf Mikolajczak1

University of Oldenburg1

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9:30 AM - ES20.12.04
II-IV-V2 Semiconductors—Cation Order-Disorder Properties and Photovoltaic Applications

Adele Tamboli1,2,Angela Fioretti2,Celeste Melamed2,Rekha Schnepf2,Aaron Martinez2,Jie Pan1,Ann Greenaway1,Allison Mis2,Elisabetta Arca1,Andriy Zakutayev1,Laura Schelhas3,Eric Toberer2,Stephan Lany1

National Renewable Energy Laboratory1,Colorado School of Mines2,SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory3

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10:00 AM -
Break


10:30 AM - ES20.12.05
Quantitative Evaluation of Metastability Mechanisms in CIGS Solar Cells

Marco Nardone1,Yasas Patikirige1,Curtis Walkons2,Shubhra Bansal2,Theresa Friedlmeier3,Oliver Salomon3,Kyoung E. Kweon4,Joel Varley4,Vincenzo Lordi4

Bowling Green State University1,University of Nevada, Las Vegas2,Zentrum fur Sonnenenergie- und Wasserstoff-Forschung Baden-Wurttemberg3,Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory4

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11:00 AM - ES20.12.06
Group-V Doping Limit in Cd-Rich CdTe for High Open-Circuit Voltage

Akira Nagaoka1,2,3,Darius Kuciauskas4,Kenji Yoshino2,Yoshitaro Nose1,Kensuke Nishioka2,Mike Scarpulla3

Kyoto University1,University of Miyazaki2,University of Utah3,National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)4

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11:30 AM - ES20.12.07
Effects of Alkali Metal Impurities on Metastability Mechanisms in CuInGaSe2 Solar Cells

Kyoung E. Kweon1,Amit Samanta1,Joel Varley1,Vincenzo Lordi1,Curtis Walkons2,Shubhra Bansal2,Marco Nardone3,Yasas Patikirige3,Theresa Friedlmeier4,Wolfram Hempel4

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory1,University of Nevada, Las Vegas2,Bowling Green State University3,Zentrum für Sonnenenergie- und Wasserstoff-Forschung Baden-Württemberg4

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11:45 AM - ES20.12.08
Microscopic Effects of Light-Soaking for Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Solar Cells

Aleksandra Nikolaeva1,Maximilian Krause1,Wolfram Witte2,Dimitrios Hariskos2,Daniel Abou-Ras1

Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin1,Zentrum für Sonnenenergie- und Wasserstoff-Forschung Baden-Württemberg (ZSW)2

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