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Title: Nanostructured substrates for improved lift-off of III-V thin films

Abstract

Reusable nanostructured substrates for forming semiconductor thin films, such as those used in solar cells, are configured with nanopillars to permit improved lift-off of thin films.

Inventors:
;
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Arizona State Univ., Scottsdale, AZ (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1576402
Patent Number(s):
10403783
Application Number:
16/261,027
Assignee:
Arizona Board of Regents on behalf of Arizona State University (Scottsdale, AZ)
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:  
EE0007369
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2019 Jan 29
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; 14 SOLAR ENERGY; 77 NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY; 42 ENGINEERING; 75 CONDENSED MATTER PHYSICS, SUPERCONDUCTIVITY AND SUPERFLUIDITY

Citation Formats

Chin, Alan, and Ning, Cun-Zheng. Nanostructured substrates for improved lift-off of III-V thin films. United States: N. p., 2019. Web.
Chin, Alan, & Ning, Cun-Zheng. Nanostructured substrates for improved lift-off of III-V thin films. United States.
Chin, Alan, and Ning, Cun-Zheng. Tue . "Nanostructured substrates for improved lift-off of III-V thin films". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1576402.
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