Search for dissertations about: "Photovoltaic device"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 61 swedish dissertations containing the words Photovoltaic device.

  1. 1. Photoelectrochemical studies of dye-sensitized solar cells using organic dyes

    Author : Tannia Marinado; Anders Hagfeldt; Katoh Ryuzi; KTH; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; additive; charge recombination; coadsorbent; conduction band shift; dye-sensitized; electron lifetime; electron-transfer; organic dye; photoelectrochemical; photovoltaic; sensitizer; semiconductor; solar cell; solar cell efficiency; titanium dioxide; Physical chemistry; Fysikalisk kemi;

    Abstract : The dye-sensitized solar cell (DSC) is a promising efficient low-cost molecular photovoltaic device. One of the key components in DSCs is the dye, as it is responsible for the capture of sunlight. State-of-the-art DSC devices, based on ruthenium dyes, show record efficiencies of 10-12 %. READ MORE

  2. 2. Alternative Energy Harvesting and Conversion Systems Based on Nanostructured Heterostructures

    Author : Mojtaba Gilzad Kohan; Alberto Vomiero; Andrea Li Bassi; Luleå tekniska universitet; []
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; light harvesting; solar supercapacitors; energy conversion; Photovoltaic; energy storage; metal oxide semiconductors; Experimentell fysik; Experimental Physics;

    Abstract : Conversion and storage of the solar radiation into applicable forms of energy, using ubiquitous materials is of central importance that quests several disciplinary fields in both applied technology and fundamental science. Harnessing the solar energy received by the earth has the potential to replace the current sources of energy and it is imperative for sustainable development. READ MORE

  3. 3. Advanced Metal Oxide Semiconductors for Solar Energy Harvesting and Solar Fuel Production

    Author : Pedram Ghamgosar; Alberto Vomiero; Nils Almqvist; Omer Nour; Luleå tekniska universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Photovoltaic; Semiconductors; Photoelectrochemical cell; Solar fuel; Water splitting; Hydrogen evolution; Oxygen evolution; Experimentell fysik; Experimental Physics;

    Abstract : Increasing energy consumption and its environmental impacts make it necessary to look for alternative energy sources. Solar energy as huge energy source which is able to cover the terms sustainability is considered as a favorable alternative. READ MORE

  4. 4. Synthesis and Robotized Screening of Novel Perovskite Materials for Solar Cell Application

    Author : Allan Starkholm; Lars Kloo; Per H. Svensson; Kasper Moth-Poulsen; KTH; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Perovskite solar cell; Photovoltaic device; Lead-free light absorbers; Polyiodide; Dye-sensitization; Robotized Screening; Screening; Kemi; Chemistry;

    Abstract : As of today, the energy consumption in the world is high and is essential in the development and growth of the modern-day society. The world energy consumption is projected to increase significantly over the next decades. READ MORE

  5. 5. Optical modelling of conjugated polymers : from materials to devices

    Author : Nils-Krister Persson; Andy Monkman; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : Spectroscopic ellipsomctry; optical modelling; organic solar cell; conjugated polymer; polyfluorene; polythiophene; copolymer; fullerene blend; photovoltaic device; dielectric function; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : Measurements and modelling of theoretical properties of polymer-based photovoltaic devices, PPVDs, are the subjects of this thesis. Modelling refers both to modelling of materials, based on extraction of the dielectric function, and to modelling of devices by computer simulation of the optical electrical field inside PPVDs. READ MORE