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Sensitization of silicon by singlet exciton fission in tetracene

Nature News - Wed 3 Jul 19

Nature, Published online: 03 July 2019; doi:10.1038/s41586-019-1339-4A silicon and tetracene solar cell employing singlet fission uses an eight-angstrom-thick hafnium oxynitride ...

An exciting boost for solar cells

Nature News - Wed 3 Jul 19

Nature, Published online: 03 July 2019; doi:10.1038/d41586-019-02014-8A process called singlet fission has the potential to enhance the efficiency of solar cells. The mechanism ...

Experiments show dramatic increase in solar cell output

TechXplore - Wed 3 Jul 19

In any conventional silicon-based solar cell, there is an absolute limit on overall efficiency, based partly on the fact that each photon of light can only knock loose a single electron, even ...

Experiments show dramatic increase in solar cell output, Watts Up With That? - Sun 7 Jul 19
Experiments show dramatic increase in solar cell output, Science Blog - Fri 5 Jul 19
Experiments show dramatic increase in solar cell output, ScienceDaily - Wed 3 Jul 19
Experiments show dramatic increase in solar cell output, Eurekalert - Wed 3 Jul 19

Supercharging the silicon solar cell

CandEN - Fri 12 Jul 19

New materials trick could lift the ceiling on maximum silicon cell efficiencies

New Designs Could Boost Solar Cells Beyond Their Limits

Wired Science Blogs - Thu 11 Jul 19

A material that effectively splits a photon in two is one way scientists are trying to increase solar cells’ efficiency beyond what they’d thought possible.