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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 multi layer 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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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1254133
Patent Number(s):
9349900
Application Number:
14/246,962
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 Y10 - TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC Y10T - TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER US CLASSIFICATION
DOE Contract Number:  
FG02-91ER45439
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2014 Apr 07
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; 14 SOLAR ENERGY

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., 2016. 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/1254133.
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abstractNote = {Provided are methods for making a device or device component by providing a multi layer 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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