skip to main content
OSTI.GOV title logo U.S. Department of Energy
Office of Scientific and Technical Information

Title: Interference-enhanced infrared-to-visible upconversion in solid-state thin films sensitized by colloidal nanocrystals

Authors:
ORCiD logo [1]; ORCiD logo [1];  [1];  [1]
  1. Energy Frontier Research Center for Excitonics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRC) (United States). Center for Excitonics (CE)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES) (SC-22)
OSTI Identifier:
1388219
DOE Contract Number:  
SC0001088
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Applied Physics Letters
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 110; Journal Issue: 21; Related Information: CE partners with Massachusetts Institute of Technology (lead); Brookhaven National Laboratory; Harvard University; Journal ID: ISSN 0003-6951
Publisher:
American Institute of Physics (AIP)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
solar (photovoltaic), solid state lighting, photosynthesis (natural and artificial), charge transport, optics, synthesis (novel materials), synthesis (self-assembly), synthesis (scalable processing)

Citation Formats

Wu, Mengfei, Jean, Joel, Bulović, Vladimir, and Baldo, Marc A. Interference-enhanced infrared-to-visible upconversion in solid-state thin films sensitized by colloidal nanocrystals. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.1063/1.4984136.
Wu, Mengfei, Jean, Joel, Bulović, Vladimir, & Baldo, Marc A. Interference-enhanced infrared-to-visible upconversion in solid-state thin films sensitized by colloidal nanocrystals. United States. doi:10.1063/1.4984136.
Wu, Mengfei, Jean, Joel, Bulović, Vladimir, and Baldo, Marc A. Mon . "Interference-enhanced infrared-to-visible upconversion in solid-state thin films sensitized by colloidal nanocrystals". United States. doi:10.1063/1.4984136.
@article{osti_1388219,
title = {Interference-enhanced infrared-to-visible upconversion in solid-state thin films sensitized by colloidal nanocrystals},
author = {Wu, Mengfei and Jean, Joel and Bulović, Vladimir and Baldo, Marc A.},
abstractNote = {},
doi = {10.1063/1.4984136},
journal = {Applied Physics Letters},
issn = {0003-6951},
number = 21,
volume = 110,
place = {United States},
year = {2017},
month = {5}
}

Works referenced in this record:

Upconversion Luminescent Materials: Advances and Applications
journal, November 2014

  • Zhou, Jing; Liu, Qian; Feng, Wei
  • Chemical Reviews, Vol. 115, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1021/cr400478f

Size-Dependent Optical Properties of Colloidal PbS Quantum Dots
journal, September 2009

  • Moreels, Iwan; Lambert, Karel; Smeets, Dries
  • ACS Nano, Vol. 3, Issue 10
  • DOI: 10.1021/nn900863a

Efficiency enhancement of solar cells by luminescent up-conversion of sunlight
journal, November 2006


Photon upconversion based on sensitized triplet–triplet annihilation
journal, November 2010

  • Singh-Rachford, Tanya N.; Castellano, Felix N.
  • Coordination Chemistry Reviews, Vol. 254, Issue 21-22
  • DOI: 10.1016/j.ccr.2010.01.003

Absolute quantum yield measurements of colloidal NaYF4: Er3+, Yb3+ upconverting nanoparticles
journal, January 2010

  • Boyer, John-Christopher; van Veggel, Frank C. J. M.
  • Nanoscale, Vol. 2, Issue 8
  • DOI: 10.1039/c0nr00253d

Small molecular weight organic thin-film photodetectors and solar cells
journal, April 2003

  • Peumans, Peter; Yakimov, Aharon; Forrest, Stephen R.
  • Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 93, Issue 7, p. 3693-3723
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.1534621

Critically coupled resonators in vertical geometry using a planar mirror and a 5 nm thick absorbing film
journal, January 2006

  • Tischler, Jonathan R.; Bradley, M. Scott; Bulović, Vladimir
  • Optics Letters, Vol. 31, Issue 13
  • DOI: 10.1364/OL.31.002045

Photochemical upconversion: present status and prospects for its application to solar energy conversion
journal, January 2015

  • Schulze, Tim F.; Schmidt, Timothy W.
  • Energy & Environmental Science, Vol. 8, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1039/C4EE02481H

Subdiffusive Exciton Transport in Quantum Dot Solids
journal, May 2014

  • Akselrod, Gleb M.; Prins, Ferry; Poulikakos, Lisa V.
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 14, Issue 6
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl501190s

Upconversion and Anti-Stokes Processes with f and d Ions in Solids
journal, January 2004


Hybrid Molecule–Nanocrystal Photon Upconversion Across the Visible and Near-Infrared
journal, July 2015


Weak microcavity effects in organic light-emitting devices
journal, August 1998


Efficient Infrared-to-Visible Upconversion with Subsolar Irradiance
journal, October 2016


Modeling photocurrent action spectra of photovoltaic devices based on organic thin films
journal, July 1999

  • Pettersson, Leif A. A.; Roman, Lucimara S.; Inganäs, Olle
  • Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 86, Issue 1, p. 487-496
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.370757

Room temperature triplet state spectroscopy of organic semiconductors
journal, January 2014

  • Reineke, Sebastian; Baldo, Marc A.
  • Scientific Reports, Vol. 4, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1038/srep03797

Solid-state infrared-to-visible upconversion sensitized by colloidal nanocrystals
journal, November 2015


Relationship between electroluminescence and current transport in organic heterojunction light‐emitting devices
journal, May 1996

  • Burrows, P. E.; Shen, Z.; Bulovic, V.
  • Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 79, Issue 10
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.362350

Taking advantage of luminescent lanthanide ions
journal, January 2005

  • Bünzli, Jean-Claude G.; Piguet, Claude
  • Chemical Society Reviews, Vol. 34, Issue 12
  • DOI: 10.1039/b406082m

Upconversion-pumped luminescence efficiency of rare-earth-doped hosts sensitized with trivalent ytterbium
journal, January 1998

  • Page, Ralph H.; Schaffers, Kathleen I.; Waide, Phillip A.
  • Journal of the Optical Society of America B, Vol. 15, Issue 3
  • DOI: 10.1364/JOSAB.15.000996

Getting to the (Square) Root of the Problem: How to Make Noncoherent Pumped Upconversion Linear
journal, January 2012

  • Haefele, Alexandre; Blumhoff, Jörg; Khnayzer, Rony S.
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, Vol. 3, Issue 3
  • DOI: 10.1021/jz300012u