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Improving the Performance Efficiency of the Quantum Dots Solar Cells by the Passivation Treatment

Authors(1) :-T. T. Ha

In this works, we have prepared the quantum dots solar cells (QDSSCs) based on the TiO2/CdS/CdSe photoanodes coated by the ZnS layers for the reduced recombination and the increased performance efficiency in the QDSSCs. The results indicate that the highest performance efficiency obtained correspond to the photoanodes were coated with ZnS passivation. In addition, we also investigated the effect of the ZnS passivation coated on the recombination resistance, the chemical capacitance of the performance QDSSCs through the electrochemical impedence spectroscopy (EIS).
T. T. Ha
Passivation, Solar Cells, Quantum Dots.
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Publication Details
  Published in : Volume 2 | Issue 3 | May-June 2016
  Date of Publication : 2017-12-31
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 147-150
Manuscript Number : IJSRST162339
Publisher : Technoscience Academy
PRINT ISSN : 2395-6011
ONLINE ISSN : 2395-602X
Cite This Article :
T. T. Ha, "Improving the Performance Efficiency of the Quantum Dots Solar Cells by the Passivation Treatment", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science and Technology(IJSRST), Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X, Volume 2, Issue 3, pp.147-150, May-June-2016.
Journal URL : http://ijsrst.com/IJSRST162339

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