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

AVANCIS GmbH
Codex International
First Solar, Inc.
University of Luxembourg/Fonds national de la recherche (Luxembourg)
ES20.01: Device Modelling
Session Chairs
Stephan Lany
Pawel Zabierowski
Tuesday PM, 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

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

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 - ES20.02
Break


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

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

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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