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Title: Release strategies for making transferable semiconductor structures, devices and device components

Abstract

Provided are methods for making a device or device component by providing a multilayer structure having a plurality of functional layers and a plurality of release layers and releasing the functional layers from the multilayer structure by separating one or more of the release layers to generate a plurality of transferable structures. The transferable structures are printed onto a device substrate or device component supported by a device substrate. The methods and systems provide means for making high-quality and low-cost photovoltaic devices, transferable semiconductor structures, (opto-)electronic devices and device components.

Inventors:
 [1];  [1];  [2];  [3];  [3];  [4];  [3]
  1. Champaign, IL
  2. Raleigh, NC
  3. Urbana, IL
  4. Durham, NC
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1016565
Patent Number(s):
7932123
Application Number:
US Patent Application 11/858,788
Assignee:
The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois (Urbana, IL)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
H - ELECTRICITY H01 - BASIC ELECTRIC ELEMENTS H01L - SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICES
Y - NEW / CROSS SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES Y02 - TECHNOLOGIES OR APPLICATIONS FOR MITIGATION OR ADAPTATION AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE Y02E - REDUCTION OF GREENHOUSE GAS [GHG] EMISSIONS, RELATED TO ENERGY GENERATION, TRANSMISSION OR DISTRIBUTION
DOE Contract Number:  
FG02-91ER45439
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE

Citation Formats

Rogers, John A, Nuzzo, Ralph G, Meitl, Matthew, Ko, Heung Cho, Yoon, Jongseung, Menard, Etienne, and Baca, Alfred J. Release strategies for making transferable semiconductor structures, devices and device components. United States: N. p., 2011. Web.
Rogers, John A, Nuzzo, Ralph G, Meitl, Matthew, Ko, Heung Cho, Yoon, Jongseung, Menard, Etienne, & Baca, Alfred J. Release strategies for making transferable semiconductor structures, devices and device components. United States.
Rogers, John A, Nuzzo, Ralph G, Meitl, Matthew, Ko, Heung Cho, Yoon, Jongseung, Menard, Etienne, and Baca, Alfred J. Tue . "Release strategies for making transferable semiconductor structures, devices and device components". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1016565.
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abstractNote = {Provided are methods for making a device or device component by providing a multilayer structure having a plurality of functional layers and a plurality of release layers and releasing the functional layers from the multilayer structure by separating one or more of the release layers to generate a plurality of transferable structures. The transferable structures are printed onto a device substrate or device component supported by a device substrate. The methods and systems provide means for making high-quality and low-cost photovoltaic devices, transferable semiconductor structures, (opto-)electronic devices and device components.},
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