TANDEM SOLAR CELLS

Perovskites cover silicon textures

A two-step deposition method has been developed that enables the conformal coating of textured surfaces with perovskite films. This allows the realization of perovskite/silicon tandem solar cells with increased short-circuit current density.

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Fig. 1: Textured perovskite/silicon solar cells.

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Ho-Baillie, A. Perovskites cover silicon textures. Nature Mater 17, 751–752 (2018). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41563-018-0122-5

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