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Preface for the book "Semiconductor Materials for Solar Photovoltaic Cells" (as a co-editor)



Winnie K. Wong-Ng, Mariappan Paranthaman, Raghu Bhattacharya


This is the preface for the book “Semiconductor Materials for Solar Photovoltaic Cells” to be published by Springer US in 2015. The book consists of nine chapters : ((1) 3D Geometries: Enabling Optimization Toward the Inherent Limits of Thin Film Photovoltaics; (2) Earth Abundant Cu2ZnSn(S,Se)4 (CZTSSe) Solar Cells; (3) Cu2ZnSnS4, Cu2ZnSnSe4 and related Materials; (4) ZnO Doping and Defect Engineering; (5) Hydrogen Production and Photodegradation at TiO2/metal/CdS Sandwich using UV-Visible Light; (6) Organic Photovoltaics; (7) Organic Semiconductor-based Solar Cells; (8) Solar Cell Characterization; and (9) Applications. The brief biography of the three co-editors is included.
Semiconductor Materials for Solar Photovoltaic Cells
Publisher Info
Springer US, New York, NY


solar photovoltaic cells, thin film photovoltaics, organic photovoltaics, defect engineering, characterization, applications


Wong-Ng, W. , Paranthaman, M. and Bhattacharya, R. (2016), Preface for the book "Semiconductor Materials for Solar Photovoltaic Cells" (as a co-editor), Springer US, New York, NY, [online], (Accessed May 30, 2024)


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Created February 10, 2016, Updated April 25, 2020