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Title: Semiconductor structures for fuel generation

Abstract

This disclosure relates to photovoltaic and photoelectrosynthetic cells, devices, methods of making and using the same.

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Research Org.:
Chicago Operations Office, Argonne, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1435618
Patent Number(s):
9,947,816
Application Number:
13/856,353
Assignee:
California Institute of Technology (Pasadena, CA) CHO
DOE Contract Number:  
SC0004993
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2013 Apr 03
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Ardo, Shane, Shaner, Matthew, Coridan, Robert, Strandwitz, Nicholas C., McKone, James R., Fountaine, Katherine, Atwater, Harry A., and Lewis, Nathan S.. Semiconductor structures for fuel generation. United States: N. p., 2018. Web.
Ardo, Shane, Shaner, Matthew, Coridan, Robert, Strandwitz, Nicholas C., McKone, James R., Fountaine, Katherine, Atwater, Harry A., & Lewis, Nathan S.. Semiconductor structures for fuel generation. United States.
Ardo, Shane, Shaner, Matthew, Coridan, Robert, Strandwitz, Nicholas C., McKone, James R., Fountaine, Katherine, Atwater, Harry A., and Lewis, Nathan S.. Tue . "Semiconductor structures for fuel generation". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1435618.
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  • Sayad, Y.; Kaminski, A.; Blanc, D.
  • Superlattices and Microstructures, Vol. 45, Issue 4-5, p. 393-401
  • DOI: 10.1016/j.spmi.2008.11.002

Studies of minority carrier transport in ZnO
journal, July 2007

  • Lopatiuk-Tirpak, Olena; Chernyak, Leonid
  • Superlattices and Microstructures, Vol. 42, Issue 1-6, p. 201-205
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Characteristics of vapor�liquid�solid grown silicon nanowire solar cells
journal, August 2009


Recent improvements and arising challenges in dye-sensitized solar cells
journal, May 2007


Well-aligned CdS nanorod/conjugated polymer solar cells
journal, April 2005


Spectroscopic ellipsometry investigation of optical and interface properties of CdTe films deposited on metal foils
journal, May 2004


Si nanowires synthesized with Cu catalyst
journal, January 2007


Room temperature growth of CuO nanorod arrays on copper and their application as a cathode in dye-sensitized solar cells
journal, September 2005


Well-ordered ZnO nanowire arrays on GaN substrate fabricated via nanosphere lithography
journal, January 2006


A study on deep etching of silicon using ethylene-diamine-pyrocatechol-water
journal, July 1986


A review of some charge transport properties of silicon
journal, February 1977


Properties of gold in silicon
journal, February 1966


Impurity effects in silicon for high efficiency solar cells
journal, May 1986


Impurity photovoltaic effect in silicon
journal, April 1970


Light-induced generation of hydrogen at CdS-monograin membranes
journal, March 1983


Semiconductor nanowires surrounded by cylindrical Al2O3 shells
journal, November 2003

  • Min, Byungdon; Lee, Jong Soo; Cho, Kyoungah
  • Journal of Electronic Materials, Vol. 32, Issue 11, p. 1344-1348
  • DOI: 10.1007/s11664-003-0034-1

Semiconductor Nanowires: From Self-Organization to Patterned Growth
journal, April 2006

  • Fan, Hong Jin; Werner, Peter; Zacharias, Margit
  • Small, Vol. 2, Issue 6, p. 700-717
  • DOI: 10.1002/smll.200500495

Aligned Single-Crystalline Si Nanowire Arrays for Photovoltaic Applications
journal, September 2005


Embedded Carbon-Nanotube-Stiffened Polymer Surfaces
journal, January 2005

  • Raravikar, Nachiket R.; Vijayaraghavan, Aravind S.; Keblinski, Pawel
  • Small, Vol. 1, Issue 3, p. 317-320
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Flexible Polymer-Embedded Si Wire Arrays
journal, January 2009

  • Plass, Katherine E.; Filler, Michael A.; Spurgeon, Joshua M.
  • Advanced Materials, Vol. 21, Issue 3, p. 325-328
  • DOI: 10.1002/adma.200802006

Synthesis of Vertical High-Density Epitaxial Si(100) Nanowire Arrays on a Si(100) Substrate Using an Anodic Aluminum Oxide Template
journal, April 2007

  • Shimizu, T.; Xie, T.; Nishikawa, J.
  • Advanced Materials, Vol. 19, Issue 7, p. 917-920
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Fabrication of Silicon Nanowire Arrays with Controlled Diameter, Length, and Density
journal, March 2007


Nanoimprint Lithography: Methods and Material Requirements
journal, February 2007


Diameter-Controlled Synthesis of Silicon Nanowires Using Nanoporous Alumina Membranes
journal, January 2005

  • Bogart, T. E.; Dey, S.; Lew, K.-K.
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One-Dimensional Nanostructures: Synthesis, Characterization, and Applications
journal, March 2003


Fabrication of Large-Area Silicon Nanowire p�n Junction Diode Arrays
journal, January 2004

  • Q. Peng, K.; P. Huang, Z.; Zhu, J.
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Topographical Micropatterning of Poly(dimethylsiloxane) Using Laminar Flows of Liquids in Capillaries
journal, April 2001


Cadmium Telluride Solar Cells
book, April 2003

  • McCandless, Brian E.; Sites, James R.; Luque, Antonio
  • Handbook of Photovoltaic Science and Engineering: Luque/Photovoltaic Science and Engineering
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Si Nanowires Grown via the Vapour�Liquid�Solid Reaction
journal, January 1998


Hydrogen gas production for electronic-grade polycrystalline silicon growth
conference, January 2002

  • Ismail, H.; Hashim, U.; Ehsan, A.A.
  • ICSE 2002. IEEE International Conference on Semiconductor Electronics
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Large area polycrystalline silicon solar cells on unidirectionally solidified acid-treated metallurgical grade silicon
conference, January 1989

  • Chu, T.L.; Stokes, E.D.; Abderrassoul, R.A.
  • IEEE Energy and Information Technologies in the Southeast
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Silicon Nanowire Radial p?n Junction Solar Cells
journal, June 2008

  • Garnett, Erik C.; Yang, Peidong
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  • DOI: 10.1021/ja8032907

Electrodeposition of CdTe Thin Films
journal, January 1984

  • Bhattacharya, R. N.; Rajeshwar, K.
  • Journal of The Electrochemical Society, Vol. 131, Issue 9, p. 2032-2037
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