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Design of a plasmonic back reflector for silicon nanowire decorated solar cells.
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PMID:  23073425     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
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This Letter presents a crystalline silicon thin film solar cell model with Si nanowire arrays surface decoration and metallic nanostructure patterns on the back reflector. The nanostructured Ag back reflector can significantly enhance the absorption in the near-infrared spectrum. Furthermore, by inserting a ZnO:Al layer between the silicon substrate and nanostructured Ag back reflector, the absorption loss in the Ag back reflector can be clearly depressed, contributing to a maximum J<sub>sc</sub> of 28.4  mA/cm<sup>2</sup>. A photocurrent enhancement of 22% is achieved compared with a SiNW solar cell with a planar Ag back reflector.
Authors:
Rui Ren; Yongxin Guo; Rihong Zhu
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Optics letters     Volume:  37     ISSN:  1539-4794     ISO Abbreviation:  Opt Lett     Publication Date:  2012 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-10-17     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7708433     Medline TA:  Opt Lett     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  4245-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
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