Quantum-Tuned Two-Junction Solar Cells

Xihua Wang, Ghada Koleilat, Edward H. Sargent

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


We report quantum-size-effect tuned tandem solar cells. Our two-junction photovoltaic devices employ light-absorbing material of a single composition and use two rationally-selected nanoparticle sizes to harvest the sun’s broad spectrum.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAdvanced Photonics
PublisherThe Optical Society
ISBN (Print)9781557529138
StatePublished - 2011
Externally publishedYes

Bibliographical note

KAUST Repository Item: Exported on 2020-10-01
Acknowledged KAUST grant number(s): KUS–11–009-21
Acknowledgements: This publication is based in parton work supported by Award No. KUS–11–009-21,made by King Abdullah University of Science andTechnology (KAUST).
This publication acknowledges KAUST support, but has no KAUST affiliated authors.


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