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Title: Metal halide solid-state surface treatment for nanocrystal materials

Methods of treating nanocrystal and/or quantum dot devices are described. The methods include contacting the nanocrystals and/or quantum dots with a solution including metal ions and halogen ions, such that the solution displaces native ligands present on the surface of the nanocrystals and/or quantum dots via ligand exchange.
Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1248864
Assignee:
Alliance for Sustainable Energy, LLC (Golden, CO) NREL
Patent Number(s):
9,324,562
Application Number:
14/939,928
Contract Number:
AC36-08GO28308
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2015 Nov 12
Research Org:
National Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; 77 NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY

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