product description page

Nanostructured Materials for Type III Photovoltaics (Hardcover)

$219.05
MSRPReg: $251.00 Save $31.95 (13% off)
shipping to 94043
get it from Tue, May 1 - Wed, May 2 with standard shipping.
free order pickup not available
not sold at Manhattan Herald Square

GiftNow® - give as a gift
send today or schedule it via email

about this item

Materials for type III solar cells have branched into a series of generic groups. These include organic ‘small molecule’ and polymer conjugated structures, fullerenes, quantum dots, copper indium gallium selenide nanocrystal films, dyes/TiO2 for Grätzel cells, hybrid organic/inorganic composites and perovskites. Whilst the power conversion efficiencies of organic solar cells are modest compared to other type III photovoltaic materials, plastic semiconductors provide a cheap route to manufacture through solution processing and offer flexible devices. However, other types of materials are proving to be compatible with this type of processing whilst providing higher device efficiencies. As a result, the field is experiencing healthy competition between technologies that is pushing progress at a fast rate. In particular, perovskite solar cells have emerged very recently as a highly disruptive technology with power conversion efficiencies now over 20%. Perovskite cells, however, still have to address stability and environmental issues. With such a diverse range of materials, it is timely to capture the different technologies into a single volume of work. This book will give a collective insight into the different roles that nanostructured materials play in type III solar cells. This will be an essential text for those working with any of the devices highlighted above, providing a fundamental understanding and appreciation of the potential and challenges associated with each of these technologies.

more to consider

  • Nietzschean Self : Moral Psychology, Agency, and the Unconscious (Hardcover) (Paul Katsafanas)

    $74.00

  • Chemical Engineering of Polymers : Production of Functional and Flexible Materials (Hardcover)

    $159.95

  • Volkswagen Type 3 : Concept, Design, International Production Models & Development (Hardcover) (Simon

    $37.40

  • Lead Right for Your Company's Type : How to Connect Your Culture With Your Customer Promise (MP3-CD)

    $17.99

  • Photovoltaic Design & Installation for Dummies (Paperback) (Ryan Mayfield)

    $16.99

recommended

  • SheaMoisture® Mongongo & Hemp Seed Oils High Porosity Moisture-Seal Shampoo - 13 fl oz

    $10.99

  • 2018 TF Publishing Desk Calendar

  • Employment Discrimination (Paperback) (Joel Wm. Friedman)

    $50.30

  • Thousands : Poems (Paperback) (Lightsey Darst)

    $11.56

  • Love Print Throw Pillow Collection - Surya

    $20.99 - $27.99


from the manufacturer


guest reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.