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Title: High-efficiency flexible III-V photovoltaic solar cells based on single-crystal-like thin films directly grown on metallic tapes

Authors:
 [1];  [2];  [1];  [3];  [2];  [2];  [1];  [4];  [1];  [1];  [4];  [5];  [6]; ORCiD logo [6]
  1. Materials Science and Engineering Program, University of Houston, Houston TX 77204 USA, Advanced Manufacturing Institute, University of Houston, Houston TX 77204 USA
  2. Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Houston, Houston TX 77204 USA, Advanced Manufacturing Institute, University of Houston, Houston TX 77204 USA, Texas Center for Superconductivity at UH (TcSUH), University of Houston, Houston TX 77204 USA
  3. Materials Science and Engineering Program, University of Houston, Houston TX 77204 USA
  4. Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Houston, Houston TX 77204 USA, Advanced Manufacturing Institute, University of Houston, Houston TX 77204 USA
  5. Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Houston, Houston TX 77204 USA
  6. Materials Science and Engineering Program, University of Houston, Houston TX 77204 USA, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Houston, Houston TX 77204 USA, Advanced Manufacturing Institute, University of Houston, Houston TX 77204 USA, Texas Center for Superconductivity at UH (TcSUH), University of Houston, Houston TX 77204 USA
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USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1463191
Grant/Contract Number:  
DEEE0006711
Resource Type:
Publisher's Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Progress in Photovoltaics
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Progress in Photovoltaics Journal Volume: 27 Journal Issue: 1; Journal ID: ISSN 1062-7995
Publisher:
Wiley Blackwell (John Wiley & Sons)
Country of Publication:
United Kingdom
Language:
English

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Pouladi, Sara, Rathi, Monika, Khatiwada, Devendra, Asadirad, Mojtaba, Oh, Seung Kyu, Dutta, Pavel, Yao, Yao, Gao, Ying, Sun, Sicong, Li, Yongkuan, Shervin, Shahab, Lee, Keon-Hwa, Selvamanickam, Venkat, and Ryou, Jae-Hyun. High-efficiency flexible III-V photovoltaic solar cells based on single-crystal-like thin films directly grown on metallic tapes. United Kingdom: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.1002/pip.3070.
Pouladi, Sara, Rathi, Monika, Khatiwada, Devendra, Asadirad, Mojtaba, Oh, Seung Kyu, Dutta, Pavel, Yao, Yao, Gao, Ying, Sun, Sicong, Li, Yongkuan, Shervin, Shahab, Lee, Keon-Hwa, Selvamanickam, Venkat, & Ryou, Jae-Hyun. High-efficiency flexible III-V photovoltaic solar cells based on single-crystal-like thin films directly grown on metallic tapes. United Kingdom. doi:10.1002/pip.3070.
Pouladi, Sara, Rathi, Monika, Khatiwada, Devendra, Asadirad, Mojtaba, Oh, Seung Kyu, Dutta, Pavel, Yao, Yao, Gao, Ying, Sun, Sicong, Li, Yongkuan, Shervin, Shahab, Lee, Keon-Hwa, Selvamanickam, Venkat, and Ryou, Jae-Hyun. Mon . "High-efficiency flexible III-V photovoltaic solar cells based on single-crystal-like thin films directly grown on metallic tapes". United Kingdom. doi:10.1002/pip.3070.
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