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Perovskite Photovoltaics

Perovskite Photovoltaics Book
Author : Aparna Thankappan,Sabu Thomas
Publisher : Academic Press
Release : 2018-06-29
ISBN : 0128129166
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Perovskite Photovoltaics: Basic to Advanced Concepts and Implementation examines the emergence of perovskite photovoltaics, associated challenges and opportunities, and how to achieve broader development. Consolidating developments in perovskite photovoltaics, including recent progress solar cells, this text also highlights advances and the research necessary for sustaining energy. Addressing different photovoltaics fields with tailored content for what makes perovskite solar cells suitable, and including commercialization examples of large-scale perovskite solar technology. The book also contains a detailed analysis of the implementation and economic viability of perovskite solar cells, highlighting what photovoltaic devices need to be generated by low cost, non-toxic, earth abundant materials using environmentally scalable processes. This book is a valuable resource engineers, scientists and researchers, and all those who wish to broaden their knowledge on flexible perovskite solar cells. Includes contributions by leading solar cell academics, industrialists, researchers and institutions across the globe Addresses different photovoltaics fields with tailored content for what makes perovskite solar cells different Provides commercialization examples of large-scale perovskite solar technology, giving users detailed analysis on the implementation, technical challenges and economic viability of perovskite solar cells

Perovskite Photovoltaics and Optoelectronics

Perovskite Photovoltaics and Optoelectronics Book
Author : Tsutomu Miyasaka
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release : 2021-12-14
ISBN : 3527826386
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Perovskite Photovoltaics and Optoelectronics Discover a one-of-a-kind treatment of perovskite photovoltaics In less than a decade, the photovoltaics of organic-inorganic halide perovskite materials has surpassed the efficiency of semiconductor compounds like CdTe and CIGS in solar cells. In Perovskite Photovoltaics and Optoelectronics: From Fundamentals to Advanced Applications, distinguished engineer Dr. Tsutomu Miyasaka delivers a comprehensive exploration of foundational and advanced topics regarding halide perovskites. It summarizes the latest information and discussion in the field, from fundamental theory and materials to critical device applications. With contributions by top scientists working in the perovskite community, the accomplished editor has compiled a resource of central importance for researchers working on perovskite related materials and devices. This edited volume includes coverage of new materials and their commercial and market potential in areas like perovskite solar cells, perovskite light-emitting diodes (LEDs), and perovskite-based photodetectors. It also includes: A thorough introduction to halide perovskite materials, their synthesis, and dimension control Comprehensive explorations of the photovoltaics of halide perovskites and their historical background Practical discussions of solid-state photophysics and carrier transfer mechanisms in halide perovskite semiconductors In-depth examinations of multi-cation anion-based high efficiency perovskite solar cells Perfect for materials scientists, crystallization physicists, surface chemists, and solid-state physicists, Perovskite Photovoltaics and Optoelectronics: From Fundamentals to Advanced Applications is also an indispensable resource for solid state chemists and device/electronics engineers.

Perovskite Photovoltaics and Optoelectronics

Perovskite Photovoltaics and Optoelectronics Book
Author : Tsutomu Miyasaka
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release : 2021-12-20
ISBN : 3527347488
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Discover a one-of-a-kind treatment of perovskite photovoltaics In less than a decade, the photovoltaics of organic-inorganic halide perovskite materials have surpassed the efficiency of semiconductor compounds like CdTe and CIGS in solar cells. In Perovskite Photovoltaics and Optoelectronics: From Fundamentals to Advanced Applications, distinguished engineer Dr. Tsutomu Miyasaka delivers a comprehensive exploration of foundational and advanced topics regarding halide perovskites. It summarizes the latest information and discussion in the field, from fundamental theory and materials to critical device applications. With contributions by top scientists working in the perovskite community, the accomplished editor has compiled a resource of central importance for researchers working on perovskite related materials and devices. This edited volume includes coverage of new materials and their commercial and market potential in areas like perovskite solar cells and perovskite LEDs. It also includes: A thorough introduction to halide perovskite materials, their synthesis, and dimension control Comprehensive explorations of the photovoltaics of halide perovskites and their historical background Practical discussions of solid-state and transfer mechanisms in halide perovskite semiconductors In-depth examinations of multi-cation anion-based high efficiency perovskite solar cells Perfect for materials scientists, surface physicists, surface chemists, and solid-state physicists, Perovskite Photovoltaics and Optoelectronics: From Fundamentals to Advanced Applications is also an indispensable resource for solid state chemists and electrical engineers.

Organic Inorganic Halide Perovskite Photovoltaics

Organic Inorganic Halide Perovskite Photovoltaics Book
Author : Nam-Gyu Park,Michael Grätzel,Tsutomu Miyasaka
Publisher : Springer
Release : 2016-07-25
ISBN : 3319351141
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This book covers fundamentals of organometal perovskite materials and their photovoltaics, including materials preparation and device fabrications. Special emphasis is given to halide perovskites. The opto-electronic properties of perovskite materials and recent progress in perovskite solar cells are described. In addition, comments on the issues to current and future challenges are mentioned.

Perovskite Solar Cells

Perovskite Solar Cells Book
Author : Shahzada Ahmad,Samrana Kazim,Michael Grätzel
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release : 2021-12-13
ISBN : 3527347151
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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The book provides a complete overview of the state-of-the-art in perovskite solar cell research from materials to devices, also addressing the critical issue of solar cell stability. With contributions from leading researchers in the field, the book covers novel materials such as lead-free and 2D and 3D materials, advanced modeling and simulation approaches, new fabrication processes such as slot-die coating and vacuum sublimation as well as detailed insights into the device physics of perovskite solar cells, including innovative approaches to increase the light conversion efficiency.

Hybrid Perovskite Solar Cells

Hybrid Perovskite Solar Cells Book
Author : Hiroyuki Fujiwara
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release : 2021-10-18
ISBN : 3527347291
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Unparalleled coverage of the most vibrant research field in photovoltaics! Hybrid perovskites, revolutionary game-changing semiconductor materials, have every favorable optoelectronic characteristic necessary for realizing high efficiency solar cells. The remarkable features of hybrid perovskite photovoltaics, such as superior material properties, easy material fabrication by solution-based processing, large-area device fabrication by an inkjet technology, and simple solar cell structures, have brought enormous attentions, leading to a rapid development of the solar cell technology at a pace never before seen in solar cell history. Hybrid Perovskite Solar Cells: Characteristics and Operation covers extensive topics of hybrid perovskite solar cells, providing easy-to-read descriptions for the fundamental characteristics of unique hybrid perovskite materials (Part I) as well as the principles and applications of hybrid perovskite solar cells (Part II). Both basic and advanced concepts of hybrid perovskite devices are treated thoroughly in this book; in particular, explanatory descriptions for general physical and chemical aspects of hybrid perovskite photovoltaics are included to provide fundamental understanding. This comprehensive book is highly suitable for graduate school students and researchers who are not familiar with hybrid perovskite materials and devices, allowing the accumulation of the accurate knowledge from the basic to the advanced levels.

Excitonic Effects and Bandgap Instabilities in Perovskite Solar Cells

Excitonic Effects and Bandgap Instabilities in Perovskite Solar Cells Book
Author : Ruf, Fabian
Publisher : KIT Scientific Publishing
Release : 2020-07-22
ISBN : 3731510162
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Perovskite solar cells are the new hope of next-generation photovoltaic concepts for sustainable energy generation. Regarding their favorable optoelectronic properties, bound electron-hole pairs (so-called excitons) play a significant role and are thoroughly investigated utilizing various spectroscopic methods. Moreover, bandgap instabilities caused by segregation effects in mixed perovskites are analyzed in detail using electroreflectance spectroscopy and structural characterization techniques.

Perovskite Solar Cells

Perovskite Solar Cells Book
Author : Kunwu Fu,Anita Wing Ho-Baillie,Hemant Kumar Mulmudi,Pham Thi Thu Trang
Publisher : CRC Press
Release : 2019-03-19
ISBN : 0429891687
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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The increasing use of metal halide perovskites as light harvesters has stunned the photovoltaic community. The book, Perovskite Solar Cells: Technology and Practices, covers the basics and provides up-to-date research in the field of perovskite photovoltaics—a fast trending branch of the thin film photovoltaic generation. This comprehensive handbook provides a broad and overall picture of perovskite solar cells (PSCs), starting with the history of development and revolution of PSCs. The authors then delve into electron-transporting materials, hole-transporting materials, and lead-free alternatives. An important chapter on tandem solar cells is also included. The chapters discuss how different layers in PSCs are fabricated and function and how their roles are as important as the perovskite layer itself. It explores what has been done and what can probably be done to further improve the performance of this device.

Counter Electrodes for Dye Sensitized and Perovskite Solar Cells 2 Vols

Counter Electrodes for Dye Sensitized and Perovskite Solar Cells  2 Vols   Book
Author : Sining Yun,Anders Hagfeldt
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release : 2019-01-04
ISBN : 3527413677
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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A guide to one of the most important aspects for affordable and highly efficient dye-sensitized solar cells Dye-sensitized solar cells have the potential to be one of the most promising photovoltaic technologies for production of renewable and clean energy. Counter Electrodes for Dye-Sensitized and Perovskite Solar Cells offers an introduction to the various types of counter electrode catalysts for dye-sensitized solar cells and perovskite solar cells, including metal and metal compounds, carbon materials, polymers, and composites. With contributions from an international panel of experts, the book contains a discussion of the design and synthesis of the catalysts, characterization and stability of the devices, as well as calculations on properties. The contributors cover a wide range of topics including information on: carbon nanotubes electrocatalysts for I-mediated dye-sensitized solar cells; Pt-loaded composite electrocatalysts for I-mediated dye-sensitized solar cells; metal contact electrodes for perovskite solar cells; and much more. The book also includes insight into the future developments in the field. This important resource Covers the various types of counter electrode catalysts and presents design strategies, synthesis methods, theoretical calculation and stability evaluation Includes information on low-cost counter electrode catalysts and commercial applications of dye-sensitized sensitized solar cells Disscuses how electrode catalysts can be applied in a range of fields, such as solar cells, fuel cells, hydrogen production, and photocatalysis Offers contributions from leading experts in the field including Anders Hagfeldt, one of the world's leading researchers in this field Written for materials scientists, solid state chemists, electrochemists, catalytic chemists, solid state physicists, and chemical industry professionals, Counter Electrodes for Dye-Sensitized and Perovskite Solar Cells is a comprehensive and authoritative guide to dye-sensitized solar cells.

Lead Halide Perovskite Solar Cells

Lead Halide Perovskite Solar Cells Book
Author : Fisher, D.J.
Publisher : Materials Research Forum LLC
Release : 2020-06-06
ISBN : 1644900807
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Lead halide perovskite materials have a huge potential in solar cell technology. They offer the combined advantages of low-cost preparation and high power-conversion efficiency. The present review focusses on the following topics: Power Conversion Efficiency; Electron Transport, Hole Transport and Interface Layers; Material Preparation; Cesium-Doped Lead-Halide Perovskites; Formamidinium-Doped Lead-Halide Perovskites; Methylammonium Lead-Halide Perovskites; Hysteresis, Stability and Toxicity Problems. The book references 334 original resources and includes their direct web link for in-depth reading. Keywords: Solar Cells, Lead Halide Perovskite Materials, Cesium-Doped Lead-Halide Perovskites, Formamidinium-Doped Lead-Halide Perovskites, Methylammonium Lead-Halide Perovskites, Electron-Transport Layer, Hole-Transport Layer, Interface Layers, Hysteresis Problem, Stability Problem, Toxicity Problem.

Halide Perovskites

Halide Perovskites Book
Author : Tze-Chien Sum,Nripan Mathews
Publisher : Wiley-VCH
Release : 2019-02-11
ISBN : 3527341110
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Real insight from leading experts in the field into the causes of the unique photovoltaic performance of perovskite solar cells, describing the fundamentals of perovskite materials and device architectures. The authors cover materials research and development, device fabrication and engineering methodologies, as well as current knowledge extending beyond perovskite photovoltaics, such as the novel spin physics and multiferroic properties of this family of materials. Aimed at a better and clearer understanding of the latest developments in the hybrid perovskite field, this is a must-have for material scientists, chemists, physicists and engineers entering or already working in this booming field.

High Performance Solution processed Perovskite Photovoltaics by Novel Materials

High Performance Solution processed Perovskite Photovoltaics by Novel Materials Book
Author : Rui Chen (Polymer Engineer)
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 2021
ISBN : 0987650XXX
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Organic-inorganic halide perovskites have been the next generation photovoltaics as it excellent photoelectronic properties. This thesis mainly reported novel photoactive layer materials called low-dimension perovskite and their corresponding PVs, including solar cells and photodetectors. In CHAPTER I, the fundamental physic of perovskite materials and overviews of perovskite solar cells and photodetectors were reported. In CHAPTER II, enhanced device performance of perovskite photovoltaics by one-step self-assembled (PEA)2(MA)n-1PbnI3n+1/MAPbI3 2D/3D bilayer thin films post-treated by 1-butanol (where PEA is phenethylammoniu and MA is methylammonium) were report. Compared to 3D MAPbI3 thin films, (PEA)2(MA)n-1PbnI3n+1/MAPbI3 2D/3D bilayer thin films not only possess larger crystals, but also exhibit enhanced build-in potentials, suppressed charge carrier recombination, boosted charge carrier transport, and shortened charge carrier extraction time. As a result, perovskite solar cell by (PEA)2(MA)n-1PbnI3n+1/MAPbI3 2D/3D bilayer thin films exhibit 22.13 % power conversion efficiency with dramatically enhanced stability. Moreover, at room temperature, perovskite photodetectors by (PEA)2(MA)n-1PbnI3n+1/MAPbI3 2D/3D bilayer thin films show a photoresponsivity of 1.38 AW-1, and a detectivity of 6.52 × 1014 Jones (1 Jones = 1 cm Hz1/2 W-1), and a linear dynamic range of over 167 dB. In CHAPTER III, the improved device performance of perovskite photovoltaics by one-step self-assembled (PEA)2(MA)79Pb80I241 thin film incorporating with 0.1% Nd3+ were exhibited. Compared with 3D MAPbI3 thin films, (PEA)2(MA)79Pb80I241: Nd3+ thin film not only possess larger crystal, but also shown enhanced build-in potentials, suppressed charge carrier recombination, boosted charge carrier mobility, and shortened charge carrier extraction time. As a result, perovskite solar cell by (PEA)2(MA)79Pb80I241: Nd3+ thin film exhibit 21.66 % power conversion efficiency with extremely improved stability. Perovskite photodetectors by (PEA)2(MA)79Pb80I241: Nd3+ thin film show a photoresponsivity of 0.83 AW-1, and a detectivity of 4.29 × 1014 Jones (1 Jones = 1 cm Hz1/2 W-1), and a large linear dynamic range over 165 dB. All these results demonstrate that we develop a facile way to realize high-performance and stable perovskite photovoltaics. CHAPTER IV is a summary of two works in terms of perovskite solar cells and perovskite photodetectors. Finally, CHAPTER V is an outlook for future work of perovskite photovoltaics.

Theoretical Modeling of Organohalide Perovskites for Photovoltaic Applications

Theoretical Modeling of Organohalide Perovskites for Photovoltaic Applications Book
Author : Giacomo Giorgi,Koichi Yamashita
Publisher : CRC Press
Release : 2017-07-12
ISBN : 1498750796
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Perovskites are a class of recently discovered crystals with a multitude of innovative applications. In particular, a lead role is played by organic-inorganic halide perovskites (OIHPs) in solar devices. In 2013 Science and Nature selected perovskite solar cells as one of the biggest scientific breakthroughs of that year. This book provides the first comprehensive account of theoretical aspects of perovskite solar cells, starting at an introductory level but covering the latest cutting-edge research. Theoretical Modeling of Organohalide Perovskites for Photovoltaic Applications aims to provide a theoretical standpoint on OIHPs and on their photovoltaic applications, with particular focus on the issues that are still limiting their usage in solar cells. This book explores the role that organic cations and defects play in the material properties of OIHPs and their effects on the final device, in addition to discussing the electric properties of OIHPs; the environmentally friendly alternatives to the use of lead in their structural and electronic properties; theoretical screening for OIHP-related material for solar-to-energy conversion; and the nature and the behavior of quasiparticles in OIHPs.

Perovskite Quantum Dots

Perovskite Quantum Dots Book
Author : Ye Zhou,Yan Wang
Publisher : Springer Nature
Release : 2020-08-27
ISBN : 9811566372
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This book addresses perovskite quantum dots, discussing their unique properties, synthesis, and applications in nanoscale optoelectronic and photonic devices, as well as the challenges and possible solutions in the context of device design and the prospects for commercial applications. It particularly focuses on the luminescent properties, which differ from those of the corresponding quantum dots materials, such as multicolor emission, fluorescence narrowing, and tunable and switchable emissions from doped nanostructures. The book first describes the characterization and fabrication of perovskite quantum dots. It also provides detailed methods for analyzing the electrical and optical properties, and demonstrates promising applications of perovskite quantum dots. Furthermore, it presents a series of optoelectronic and photonic devices based on functional perovskite quantum dots, and explains the incorporation of perovskite quantum dots in semiconductor devices and their effect of the performance. It also explores the challenges related to optoelectronic devices, as well as possible strategies to promote their commercialization. As such, this book is a valuable resource for graduate students and researchers in the field of solid-state materials and electronics wanting to gain a better understanding of the characteristics of quantum dots, and the fundamental optoelectronic properties and operation mechanisms of the latest perovskite quantum dot-based devices.

Revolution of Perovskite

Revolution of Perovskite Book
Author : Narayanasamy Sabari Arul,Vellalapalayam Devaraj Nithya
Publisher : Springer Nature
Release : 2020-01-03
ISBN : 9811512671
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This volume presents advanced synthesis techniques for fabricating Perovskite materials with enhanced properties for applications such as energy storage devices, photovoltaics, electrocatalysis, electronic devices, photocatalysts, sensing, and biomedical instruments. The book attempts to fill a gap in the published literature and provide a detailed reference on Perovskite materials. This book will be of use to graduate students and academic and industrial researchers in the fields of solid-state chemistry, physics, materials science, and chemical engineering.

Characterization Techniques for Perovskite Solar Cell Materials

Characterization Techniques for Perovskite Solar Cell Materials Book
Author : Meysam Pazoki,Anders Hagfeldt,Tomas Edvinsson
Publisher : Elsevier
Release : 2019-11-14
ISBN : 0128147288
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Characterization Techniques for Perovskite Solar Cell Materials: Characterization of Recently Emerged Perovskite Solar Cell Materials to Provide an Understanding of the Fundamental Physics on the Nano Scale and Optimize the Operation of the Device Towards Stable and Low-Cost Photovoltaic Technology explores the characterization of nanocrystals of the perovskite film, related interfaces, and the overall impacts of these properties on device efficiency. Included is a collection of both main and research techniques for perovskite solar cells. For the first time, readers will have a complete reference of different characterization techniques, all housed in a work written by highly experienced experts. Explores various characterization techniques for perovskite solar cells and discusses both their strengths and weaknesses Discusses material synthesis and device fabrication of perovskite solar cells Includes a comparison throughout the work on how to distinguish one perovskite solar cell from another

Lead Halide Perovskite Solar Cells

Lead Halide Perovskite Solar Cells Book
Author : David J. Fisher
Publisher : Materials Research Forum LLC
Release : 2020-06-05
ISBN : 1644900815
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Lead halide perovskite materials have a huge potential in solar cell technology. They offer the combined advantages of low-cost preparation and high power-conversion efficiency. The present review focusses on the following topics: Power Conversion Efficiency; Electron Transport, Hole Transport and Interface Layers; Material Preparation; Cesium-Doped Lead-Halide Perovskites; Formamidinium-Doped Lead-Halide Perovskites; Methylammonium Lead-Halide Perovskites; Hysteresis, Stability and Toxicity Problems. The book references 334 original resources and includes their direct web link for in-depth reading. Keywords: Solar Cells, Lead Halide Perovskite Materials, Cesium-Doped Lead-Halide Perovskites, Formamidinium-Doped Lead-Halide Perovskites, Methylammonium Lead-Halide Perovskites, Electron-Transport Layer, Hole-Transport Layer, Interface Layers, Hysteresis Problem, Stability Problem, Toxicity Problem.

Advanced Nanomaterials for Solar Cells and Light Emitting Diodes

Advanced Nanomaterials for Solar Cells and Light Emitting Diodes Book
Author : Feng Gao
Publisher : Elsevier
Release : 2019-04-15
ISBN : 0128136472
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Advanced Nanomaterials for Solar Cells and Light Emitting Diodes discusses the importance of nanomaterials as the active layers in solar cells and light emitting diodes (LEDs), along with the progress of nanomaterials as the electron and hole transporting layers. Specifically, the book reviews the use of nano-morphology of polymers, small molecules, and the organic-inorganic perovskites as the active layers in solar cells and LEDs. The design, fabrication and properties of metal-oxide-based nano-structures as electron and hole transporting layers are also reviewed. In addition, the development of plasmonic nanomaterials for solar cells and LEDs is discussed. Each topic in this book includes an overview of the materials system from principles to process. The advantages, disadvantages and related methodologies are highlighted. The book includes applications based on materials and emphasize how to improve the performance of solar cells and LEDs by the materials design, with a focus on nanomaterials. Provides latest research on nanostructured materials including small molecules, polymers, organic-inorganic perovskites, and many other relevant materials systems for solar cells and LEDs Addresses each promising materials system from principles to process, detailing the advantages and disadvantages of the most relevant methods of processing and fabrication Looks ahead to most likely techniques to improve performance of solar cells and light emitting diodes

Perovskite Materials Devices and Integration

Perovskite Materials  Devices and Integration Book
Author : He Tian
Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
Release : 2020-06-10
ISBN : 1789850711
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Perovskites have attracted great attention in the fields of energy storage, pollutant degradation as well as optoelectronic devices due to their excellent properties. This kind of material can be divided into two categories; inorganic perovskite represented by perovskite oxide and organic-inorganic hybrid perovskite, which have described the recent advancement separately in terms of catalysis and photoelectron applications. This book systematically illustrates the crystal structures, physic-chemical properties, fabrication process, and perovskite-related devices. In a word, perovskite has broad application prospects. However, the current challenges cannot be ignored, such as toxicity and stability.

Photovoltaic Science and Technology

Photovoltaic Science and Technology Book
Author : J. N. Roy,D. N. Bose
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Release : 2018-02-28
ISBN : 110863401X
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Solar photovoltaics (SPV) forms an integral part of renewable energy systems that are crucial for combating global warming. Written to serve as an ideal text for students, researchers and industrial personnel, it discusses the principles of operation of photovoltaic devices, their limitations, choice of materials, and maximum efficiencies. It covers in depth discussion of new materials and devices based on organics and perovskites, and a flow-chart of the manufacture of Si, GaAs and CdTe cells, their characterization and testing. It highlights characterization, testing and reliability of solar PV modules, comparison of fixed and tracking SPV systems using concentrator cells. Economical aspects of grid-connected and stand-alone systems and a wide range of applications, from solar pumps, and street lighting to large power plants is covered in the text. Several aspects such as cell and module manufacture, characterization, testing, reliability, and system design are described considering commercial SPV manufacturing plants.