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  1. Solar Cells Lecture 1: Introduction to Photovoltaics

    19 Aug 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    An introduction to solar cells covering the basics of PN junctions, optical absorption, and IV characteristics. Key technology options and economic considers are briefly presented.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/11875

  2. Solar Cells Lecture 2: Physics of Crystalline Solar Cells

    19 Aug 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Solar cell performance is determined by generation and recombination of electron-hole pairs. This tutorial focussing on recombination losses in crystalline silicon solar cells under...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/11890

  3. A Physical Model for Non-Ohmic Shunt Conduction and Metastability in Amorphous Silicon Solar Cells

    16 Aug 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Sourabh Dongaonkar, Souvik Mahapatra, Karthik Yogendra, Muhammad Alam

    In this talk we develop a coherent physics based understanding of the shunt leakage problem in a-Si:H cells, and discuss its implications on cell and module level. Sourabh Dongaonkar is with...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/11841

  4. 2011 NCN@Purdue Summer School: Electronics from the Bottom Up

    20 Jul 2011 | Workshops

    click on image for larger version Alumni Discussion Group: LinkedIn

    https://nanohub.org/resources/11699

  5. Solar Cells Lecture 3: Modeling and Simulation of Photovoltaic Devices and Systems

    20 Jul 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): J. L. Gray

    Modeling and simulation play an important role in designing and optimizing PV systems. This tutorial is a broad overview of the topic including a look at detailed, numerical device simulation.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/11690

  6. Zhores I. Alferov

    Prof. Zhores I. Alferov contributed significantly to the creation of modern heterostructure physics and electronics. He is an inventor of the heterotransistor and the winner of the 2000 Nobel...

    https://nanohub.org/members/56168

  7. NanoDays - Artificial Photosynthesis with Biomimetic Nanomaterials: Self-Repairing Solar Cells

    05 May 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jong Hyun Choi

    Purdue NanoDays Purdue University Office of Engagement NANOVIS Incorporated Purdue Research Park Barnds & Thornburg, LLP Conexus Indiana Intel Corporation nano Professor Verso Paper...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/11235

  8. 1D Drift Diffusion Model for Crystalline Solar Cells

    18 Apr 2011 | Tools | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Xufeng Wang, Shankar Ramakrishnan

    Simulate a 1D solar cell of crystalline material with drift diffusion equations

    https://nanohub.org/resources/ddsolarcell

  9. PV Analyzer

    29 Mar 2011 | Tools | Contributor(s): Sourabh Dongaonkar, Muhammad Alam

    Extract compact model parameters from solar cell data

    https://nanohub.org/resources/pvanalyzer

  10. Optimize Solar Cells

    10 Feb 2011 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska

    In this presentation different avenues used to enhance the performance of solar cells are explained.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/10791

  11. SILVACO Simulation of Solar Cells

    07 Feb 2011 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska

    This set of lecture notes describes the SILVACO simulation of Solar Cells. In particular, emphasis is placed on the module LUMINOUS.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/10770

  12. OPV: Conjugated Polymer Design and Chemistry for Organic Photovoltaics

    31 Jan 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Claire H Woo

    This presentation was part of the "Organic Photovoltaics: Experiment and Theory" workshop at the 2010 Users' Meeting of the Molecular Foundry and the National Center for Electron Microscopy, both...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/10504

  13. OPV: Morphology and Interfaces in Organic Photovoltaics

    31 Jan 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Michael Chabinyc

    This presentation was part of the "Organic Photovoltaics: Experiment and Theory" workshop at the 2010 Users' Meeting of the Molecular Foundry and the National Center for Electron Microscopy, both...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/10506

  14. OPV: Synthesis and Nanostructure Control of All-conjugated Diblock Copolymers for the Application of Organic Electronic Devices

    31 Jan 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Yue Zhang

    This presentation was part of the "Organic Photovoltaics: Experiment and Theory" workshop at the 2010 Users' Meeting of the Molecular Foundry and the National Center for Electron Microscopy,...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/10502

  15. OPV: Time Domain Ab Initio Studies of Organic-Inorganic Composites for Solar Cells

    31 Jan 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Oleg Prezhdo

    This presentation was part of the "Organic Photovoltaics: Experiment and Theory" workshop at the 2010 Users' Meeting of the Molecular Foundry and the National Center for Electron Microscopy, both...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/10507

  16. OPV: First Principles Studies of the Electronic Structure of Organic Solids and Interfaces

    31 Jan 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Sahar Sharifzadeh

    This presentation was part of the "Organic Photovoltaics: Experiment and Theory" workshop at the 2010 Users' Meeting of the Molecular Foundry and the National Center for Electron Microscopy, both...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/10488

  17. OPV: Large Scale Ab Initio Simulation for Charge Transport in Disordered Organic Systems

    31 Jan 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Lin-Wang Wang

    This presentation was part of the "Organic Photovoltaics: Experiment and Theory" workshop at the 2010 Users' Meeting of the Molecular Foundry and the National Center for Electron Microscopy, both...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/10500

  18. OPV: Untangling the Essence of Bulk Heterostructure Organic Solar Cells: Why the Complex Need not be Complicated

    31 Jan 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam

    This presentation was part of the "Organic Photovoltaics: Experiment and Theory" workshop at the 2010 Users' Meeting of the Molecular Foundry and the National Center for Electron Microscopy, both...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/10498

  19. How extensively have nanoparticles been tested in the field of solar cells?

    Closed | Responses: 2

    I have seen research that has included silver nanoparticles placed in the wafers of Si. I’ve also seen https://nanohub.org/answers/question/685

  20. Solar Cells Operation and Modeling

    19 Jul 2010 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck

    This set of slides decribes the basic principles of operation of various generations on solar cells with emphasis to single crystalline solar cells. Next, semiconductor equations that describe the...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/9328