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Photonics for Solar Energy Systems IV
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Volume Number: 8438
Date Published: 15 May 2012

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Front Matter: Volume 8438
Author(s): Proceedings of SPIE
Up- and down-conversion materials for photovoltaic devices
Author(s): Bryce S. Richards; Aruna Ivaturi; Sean K. W. MacDougall; Jose Marques-Hueso
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Fluorescent borate glass superstrates for high efficiency CdTe solar cells
Author(s): Franziska Steudel; Marcel Dyrba; Stefan Schweizer
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Strategies to tailor the UV absorption band of Eu3+:La2O3 downshifting nanocrystals
Author(s): M. Méndez; Y. Cesteros; L. F. Marsal; P. Salagre; P. Formentín; J. Pallarès; M. Aguiló; F. Díaz; J. J. Carvajal
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Organic wavelength selective mirrors for luminescent solar concentrators
Author(s): Paul P. C. Verbunt; Michael G. Debije; Dirk J. Broer; Cees W. M. Bastiaansen; Dick K. G. de Boer
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Concepts to enhance the efficiency of upconversion for solar applications
Author(s): S. Fischer; H. Steinkemper; K. W. Krämer; J. C. Goldschmidt
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Optimization of angularly selective photonic filters for concentrator photovoltaic
Author(s): O. Höhn; M. Peters; C. Ulbrich; A. Hoffmann; U. T. Schwarz; B. Bläsi
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Light trapping in thin film solar cells: towards the Lambertian limit
Author(s): Lucio Claudio Andreani; Angelo Bozzola; Marco Liscidini
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Simulation of light-trapping in thin film solar cells by high performance computing
Author(s): Christoph Pflaum; Christine Jandl
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Comparison of periodic and random structures for scattering in thin-film microcrystalline silicon solar cells
Author(s): M. Peters; K. Forberich; C. Battaglia; A. G. Aberle; B. Bläsi
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Influence of texture modifications in silicon solar cells on absorption in the intrinsic layers
Author(s): M. Ermes; K. Bittkau; R. Carius
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Absorption enhancement in metal nanoparticles for photoemission current for solar cells
Author(s): C. Gritti; A. Novitsky; R. Malureanu; A. V. Lavrinenko; A. V. Uskov; B. Kardynal
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Black silicon photovoltaics
Author(s): Kevin Füchsel; Matthias Kroll; Thomas Käsebier; Martin Otto; Thomas Pertsch; Ernst-Bernhard Kley; Ralf B. Wehrspohn; Norbert Kaiser; Andreas Tünnermann
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Analysis of surface recombination in nanowire array solar cells
Author(s): Shuqing Yu; Friedhard Roemer; Bernd Witzigmann
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Electron recombination dynamics in CdSe/P3HT hybrid heterojunctions
Author(s): Emilio Palomares; Eugenia Martinez-Ferrero; Josep Albero
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Photon management structures for solar cells
Author(s): Benedikt Bläsi; Hubert Hauser; Christian Walk; Bernhard Michl; Aron Guttowski; Alexander Mellor; Jan Benick; Marius Peters; Sabrina Jüchter; Christine Wellens; Volker Kübler; Martin Hermle; Andreas J. Wolf
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Enhanced absorption in thin crystalline silicon films for solar cells by nanoimprint lithography
Author(s): Christos Trompoukis; Aline Herman; Ounsi El Daif; Valerie Depauw; Dries Van Gestel; Kris Van Nieuwenhuysen; Ivan Gordon; Olivier Deparis; Jef Poortmans
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Preparation of periodically arranged metallic nanostructures using nanoimprint lithography
Author(s): S. Jüchter; H. Hauser; Ch. Wellens; A. Guttowski; M. Peters; J. C. Goldschmidt; U. T. Schwarz; B. Bläsi
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Thin film surface processing by ultrashort laser pulses (USLP)
Author(s): D. Scorticati; J. Z. P. Skolski; G. R. B. E. Römer; A. J. Huis in 't Veld; M. Workum; M. Theelen; M. Zeman
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Investigation of CIS/CIGS and CdTe solar cells scribing with high-power fibre short pulse lasers
Author(s): Yves Hernandez; Erwin Lotter; Veronica Bermudez; Alessio Bosio; François Salin; Marc Hueske; Stefano Selleri; Anthony Bertrand; Charles Duterte
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Recent development in the optics of luminescent solar concentration
Author(s): Noel C. Giebink
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New low-cost high-efficiency solar module: diffracting deflector module
Author(s): V. Gâté; Y. Jourlin; M. Langlet; F. Vocanson; O. Parriaux; G. Bernaud; C. Veillas; A. Cazier
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Light-guide-based diffractive solar concentrators
Author(s): Ties M. de Jong; Dick K. G. de Boer; Cees W. M. Bastiaansen
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Broadband excitation of upconversion in lanthanide doped fluorides for enhancement of Si solar cells
Author(s): Sean Kye Wallace MacDougall; Aruna Ivaturi; Jose Marques-Hueso; Daqin Chen; Yuansheng Wang; Bryce S. Richards
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Neodymium-doped barium borate glasses as fluorescent concentrators for the infrared spectral range
Author(s): Marcel Dyrba; Marie-Christin Wiegand; Bernd Ahrens; Stefan Schweizer
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Planar lightguide solar concentrator
Author(s): Shu-Chun Chu; Hung-Yu Wu; Hui-Hsiung Lin
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Propagation of white light through optical fibres for CPV systems
Author(s): Georgios E. Arnaoutakis; Jose Marques-Hueso; Bryce S. Richards; Tapas K. Mallick
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Efficiency enhancement of ITO-free organic polymeric solar cells by light trapping
Author(s): Roana Melina de Oliveira Hansen; Manuela Schiek; Yinghui Liu; Morten Madsen; Horst-Günter Rubahn
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Effect of nuclear vibrations, temperature, and orientation on injection and recombination conditions in amino-phenyl acid dyes on TiO2
Author(s): Sergei Manzhos; Hiroshi Segawa; Koichi Yamashita
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Black silicon for solar cell applications
Author(s): Matthias Kroll; Martin Otto; Thomas Käsebier; Kevin Füchsel; Ralf Wehrspohn; Ernst-Bernhard Kley; Andreas Tünnermann; Thomas Pertsch
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Optical characterization of TCO films on borate glasses for high efficiency solar cells
Author(s): Franziska Steudel; Paul-Tiberiu Miclea; Nico Teuscher; Andreas Heilmann; Stefan Schweizer
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Optical properties of lanthanide dyes for spectral conversion encapsulated in porous silica nanoparticles
Author(s): Paolo Pizzol; Jose Marques-Hueso; Neil Robertson; Isidora Freris; Luca Bellotto; Thomas J. J. Meyer; Bryce S. Richards
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Effects of photonic structures on upconversion
Author(s): B. Herter; S. Wolf; S. Fischer; M. Peters; B. Bläsi; J. C. Goldschmidt
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Characterization of microcrystalline I-layer for solar cells prepared in low temperature - plastic compatible process
Author(s): Rafal Sliz; Arman Ahnood; Arokia Nathan; Risto Myllyla; Ghassan Jabbour
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Laser thermoreflectance for semiconductor thin films metrology
Author(s): P. Gailly; J. Hastanin; C. Duterte; Y. Hernandez; J.-B. Lecourt; A. Kupisiewicz; P.-E. Martin; K. Fleury-Frenette
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Ligand exchange and photoluminescence quenching in organic-inorganic blends poly(3-hexylthiophene) P3HT:PbS
Author(s): Yuliar Firdaus; Adis Khetubol; Suleyman Kudret; Hanne Diliën; Wouter Maes; Laurence Lutsen; Dirk Vanderzande; Mark Van der Auweraer
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Correlation between surface topography and short-circuit current density for thin-film silicon solar cells
Author(s): A. Hoffmann; G. Jost; K. Bittkau; R. Carius
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Structural and electrophysical properties of femtosecond laser exposed hydrogenated amorphous silicon films
Author(s): Andrey V. Emelyanov; Mark V. Khenkin; Andrey G. Kazanskii; Pavel A. Forsh; Pavel K. Kashkarov; Evgeny V. Lyubin; Andrey A. Khomich; Mindaugas Gecevicius; Martynas Beresna; Peter G. Kazansky
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Nanoplasmonics for photovoltaic applications
Author(s): Eliyas D. Mammo; Jose Marques-Hueso; Bryce S. Richards
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Simulation of optical properties of percolation type electrode for thin film solar cells with silver nanowires
Author(s): Shuai Yan; Johannes Krantz; Christoph Pflaum; Christoph J. Brabec
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Emission of Rhodamine B in PMMA opals for luminescent solar concentrators
Author(s): Johannes Gutmann; Janina Posdziech; Marius Peters; Lorenz Steidl; Rudolf Zentel; Hans Zappe; Jan Christoph Goldschmidt
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Optical properties of AlTiO selective transmitting layers for transparent solar cell applications
Author(s): Seung-Yun Lee; So Un Jeong; Ki Su Bang; Jung Wook Lim
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Computational investigation of silicon thin-film solar cells with grating structures fabricated by holographic lithography
Author(s): Martin Theuring; Jürgen Lacombe; Kambulakwao Chakanga; Ruben Hünig; Klaus Huska; Martin Vehse; Karsten von Maydell; Uli Lemmer; Carsten Agert
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