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Title: Nanowire array and nanowire solar cells and methods for forming the same

Abstract

Homogeneous and dense arrays of nanowires are described. The nanowires can be formed in solution and can have average diameters of 40-300 nm and lengths of 1-3 .mu.m. They can be formed on any suitable substrate. Photovoltaic devices are also described.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2];  [2]
  1. (El Cerrito, CA)
  2. (Berkeley, CA)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
University of California (Oakland, CA)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
986752
Patent Number(s):
7,545,051
Application Number:
11/673,472; TRN: US201018%%71
Assignee:
The Regents of the University of California (Oakland, CA) OAK
DOE Contract Number:
AC03-76SF00098
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
14 SOLAR ENERGY; 77 NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY; SOLAR CELLS; DESIGN; QUANTUM WIRES; FABRICATION

Citation Formats

Yang, Peidong, Greene, Lori E., and Law, Matthew. Nanowire array and nanowire solar cells and methods for forming the same. United States: N. p., 2009. Web.
Yang, Peidong, Greene, Lori E., & Law, Matthew. Nanowire array and nanowire solar cells and methods for forming the same. United States.
Yang, Peidong, Greene, Lori E., and Law, Matthew. 2009. "Nanowire array and nanowire solar cells and methods for forming the same". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/986752.
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