Nanomaterials for solar energy

Neerish Revaprasadu, Osman Bakr, Karthik Ramasamy, Mohammad A. Malik

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Nanostructured metal chalcogenides of the elements copper, iron, tin, lead and cadmium have attracted interest in their use as colloidal nanocrystal inks for solar cells. Some of these materials have the advantages of being available in abundance and having low toxicity. Developing methods for the combination of the elements to produce binary, ternary and quaternary compounds has dominated research in the field. This chapter will provide the most recent developments (from year 2012 onwards) for the synthesis and use of colloidal nanocrystal inks for solar cell applications. © The Royal Society of Chemistry 2014.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)23-57
Number of pages35
JournalSPR Nanoscience
StatePublished - 2013

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  • General Chemical Engineering
  • General Chemistry


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