High Open-Circuit Voltage in Heterojunction Photovoltaics Using Printed Colloidal Quantum Dots as a Photosensitive Layer

Publication Type:

Miscellaneous

Source:

Optics and Photonics for Advanced Energy Technology, Optical Society of America, p.ThC9 (2009)

Keywords:

2009, 2013 and earlier

Abstract:

We have successfully printed a thin film of colloidal cadmium selenide (CdSe) quantum dots onto a transparent organic semiconductor, forming a
unique solar cell that generates more voltage than previously expected for
donor/acceptor photovoltaics.