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Title: Dye aggregation in dye-sensitized solar cells

Abstract

Dye aggregation dictates structural and optoelectronic properties of photoelectrodes in dye-sensitized solar cells (DSSCs), thereby playing an essential role in their photovoltaic performance.

Authors:
ORCiD logo [1]; ORCiD logo [2]
  1. Nanjing Univ. of Information Science & Technology, Nanjing (China)
  2. Univ. of Cambridge, Cambridge (United Kingdom); Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States); STFC Rutherford Appleton Lab., Didcot (United Kingdom)
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Research Org.:
Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES) (SC-22)
OSTI Identifier:
1413732
Grant/Contract Number:  
AC02-06CH11357
Resource Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Journal of Materials Chemistry. A
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 5; Journal Issue: 37; Journal ID: ISSN 2050-7488
Publisher:
Royal Society of Chemistry
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
14 SOLAR ENERGY

Citation Formats

Zhang, Lei, and Cole, Jacqueline M. Dye aggregation in dye-sensitized solar cells. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.1039/c7ta05632j.
Zhang, Lei, & Cole, Jacqueline M. Dye aggregation in dye-sensitized solar cells. United States. doi:10.1039/c7ta05632j.
Zhang, Lei, and Cole, Jacqueline M. Tue . "Dye aggregation in dye-sensitized solar cells". United States. doi:10.1039/c7ta05632j. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1413732.
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title = {Dye aggregation in dye-sensitized solar cells},
author = {Zhang, Lei and Cole, Jacqueline M.},
abstractNote = {Dye aggregation dictates structural and optoelectronic properties of photoelectrodes in dye-sensitized solar cells (DSSCs), thereby playing an essential role in their photovoltaic performance.},
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journal = {Journal of Materials Chemistry. A},
number = 37,
volume = 5,
place = {United States},
year = {2017},
month = {9}
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Aggregation-free branch-type organic dye with a twisted molecular architecture for dye-sensitized solar cells
journal, January 2012

  • Numata, Youhei; Islam, Ashraful; Chen, Han
  • Energy & Environmental Science, Vol. 5, Issue 9
  • DOI: 10.1039/c2ee22506a

H-Aggregation Strategy in the Design of Molecular Semiconductors for Highly Reliable Organic Thin Film Transistors
journal, March 2011

  • Kim, Seul-ong; An, Tae Kyu; Chen, Jun
  • Advanced Functional Materials, Vol. 21, Issue 9
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A low-cost, high-efficiency solar cell based on dye-sensitized colloidal TiO2 films
journal, October 1991

  • O'Regan, Brian; Grätzel, Michael
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  • DOI: 10.1038/353737a0

Theoretical Study on the Intermolecular Interactions of Black Dye Dimers and Black Dye–Deoxycholic Acid Complexes in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells
journal, November 2012

  • Kusama, Hitoshi; Sayama, Kazuhiro
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Vol. 116, Issue 45
  • DOI: 10.1021/jp306694m

Kinetics of Salt-Induced J-aggregation of Cyanine Dyes
journal, June 2005

  • Slavnova, Tatyana D.; Chibisov, Alexander K.; Görner, Helmut
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry A, Vol. 109, Issue 21
  • DOI: 10.1021/jp058014k

Aggregation of indoline dyes as sensitizers for ZnO solar cells
journal, November 2010

  • Sakuragi, Yukako; Wang, Xiao-Feng; Miura, Hidetoshi
  • Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry, Vol. 216, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1016/j.jphotochem.2010.08.015

Energy and Hole Transfer between Dyes Attached to Titania in Cosensitized Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells
journal, July 2011

  • Hardin, Brian E.; Sellinger, Alan; Moehl, Thomas
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 133, Issue 27
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja2042172

Aggregation of azo dye Orange I induced by polyethylene glycol in aqueous solution
journal, July 2007

  • Ouyang, Chu; Chen, Shuangjun; Che, Bo
  • Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, Vol. 301, Issue 1-3
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Extended dipole model for aggregates of dye molecules
journal, August 1970


Preferred Molecular Orientation of Coumarin 343 on TiO 2 Surfaces: Application to Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells
journal, July 2015

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  • ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, Vol. 7, Issue 30
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Femto- to Millisecond Photophysical Characterization of Indole-Based Squaraines Adsorbed on TiO 2 Nanoparticle Thin Films
journal, May 2012

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  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Vol. 116, Issue 22
  • DOI: 10.1021/jp302928f

J-type aggregation of squaraine dye Sq-2Me in surfactant solutions
journal, January 2012


Evaluation of dye aggregation and effect of deoxycholic acid concentration on photovoltaic performance of N749-sensitized solar cell
journal, October 2012


Influence of the Aggregation of a Carbazole Thiophene Cyanoacrylate Sensitizer on Sensitized Photocurrents on ZnO Single Crystals
journal, July 2013

  • Nepomnyashchii, Alexander B.; Parkinson, B. A.
  • Langmuir, Vol. 29, Issue 30
  • DOI: 10.1021/la400493v

Insights into aggregation effects on optical property and electronic coupling of organic dyes in dye sensitized solar cells
journal, January 2015


Aggregation of azo dyes containing pentafluoroaniline as a diazo component in aqueous solutions
journal, May 1990

  • Hamada, Kunihiro.; Iijima, Toshiro.; Amiya, Shigetoshi.
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry, Vol. 94, Issue 9
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Effect of dye aggregation and azo–hydrazone tautomerism on the photocatalytic degradation of Solophenyl red 3BL azo dye using aqueous TiO2 suspension
journal, January 2006


Complementary co-sensitization of an aggregating squaraine dye in solid-state dye-sensitized solar cells
journal, December 2013


The effect of molecular aggregates over the interfacial charge transfer processes on dye sensitized solar cells
journal, April 2008

  • Planells, Miquel; Forneli, Amparo; Martínez-Ferrero, Eugenia
  • Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 92, Issue 15
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.2909573

Ru(II)-phthalocyanine sensitized solar cells: the influence of co-adsorbents upon interfacial electron transfer kinetics
journal, January 2009

  • Morandeira, Ana; López-Duarte, Ismael; O'Regan, Brian
  • Journal of Materials Chemistry, Vol. 19, Issue 28
  • DOI: 10.1039/b904179f

Atomic-Scale Observation of Multiconformational Binding and Energy Level Alignment of Ruthenium-Based Photosensitizers on TiO 2 Anatase
journal, January 2014

  • Kley, Christopher S.; Dette, Christian; Rinke, Gordon
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 14, Issue 2
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Adsorption of dyes from aqueous solution — the effect of adsorbent pore size distribution and dye aggregation
journal, August 2001


Optimizing Dyes for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells
journal, April 2006


Interaction of Porphyrins with a Dendrimer Template:  Self-Aggregation Controlled by pH
journal, October 2005

  • Kubát, Pavel; Lang, Kamil; Janda, Pavel
  • Langmuir, Vol. 21, Issue 21
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Molecular engineering of cyanine dyes to design a panchromatic response in co-sensitized dye-sensitized solar cells
journal, January 2016

  • Pepe, Giulio; Cole, Jacqueline M.; Waddell, Paul G.
  • Molecular Systems Design & Engineering, Vol. 1, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1039/C6ME00014B

Visible absorption spectra of some cationic dyes in solution. Effect of dye aggregation
journal, January 1965


Overcoming Kinetic Limitations of Electron Injection in the Dye Solar Cell via Coadsorption and FRET
journal, March 2008


Studies in the aggregation of disperse dyes
journal, March 1993


Spectroscopic Characterization of Azo Dye Aggregation on Dendrimer Surfaces
journal, December 2002

  • Karukstis, Kerry K.; Perelman, Loren A.; Wong, Wun K.
  • Langmuir, Vol. 18, Issue 26
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Influence of Surface-Attachment Functionality on the Aggregation, Persistence, and Electron-Transfer Reactivity of Chalcogenorhodamine Dyes on TiO 2
journal, April 2012

  • Mulhern, Kacie R.; Orchard, Alexandra; Watson, David F.
  • Langmuir, Vol. 28, Issue 17
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Templated Assembly of Betanin Chromophore on TiO 2 : Aggregation-Enhanced Light-Harvesting and Efficient Electron Injection in a Natural Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell
journal, April 2016

  • Treat, Nicholas A.; Knorr, Fritz J.; McHale, Jeanne L.
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Vol. 120, Issue 17
  • DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b02532

Can nitro groups really anchor onto TiO 2 ? Case study of dye-to-TiO 2 adsorption using azo dyes with NO 2 substituents
journal, January 2016

  • Zhang, Lei; Cole, Jacqueline M.
  • Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, Vol. 18, Issue 28
  • DOI: 10.1039/C6CP02294D

First principles study of organic sensitizers for dye sensitized solar cells: effects of anchoring groups on optoelectronic properties and dye aggregation
journal, January 2016

  • Nachimuthu, Santhanamoorthi; Chen, Wei-Chieh; Leggesse, Ermias Girma
  • Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, Vol. 18, Issue 2
  • DOI: 10.1039/C5CP04877J

Discovery of Black Dye Crystal Structure Polymorphs: Implications for Dye Conformational Variation in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells
journal, December 2015

  • Cole, Jacqueline M.; Low, Kian Sing; Gong, Yun
  • ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, Vol. 7, Issue 50
  • DOI: 10.1021/acsami.5b07364

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