New Cadmium Sulfide Nanomaterial for Heterogeneous Organic Photovoltaic Cells

Jan Rohovec
Institute of Geology AS CR v.v.i, Prague, Czech Republic

Jana Touskova
Department of Macromolecular Physics, Charles University in Prague, Prague, Czech Republic

Jiri Tousek
Department of Macromolecular Physics, Charles University in Prague, Prague, Czech Republic

Frantisek Schauer
Polymer Centre, Tomas Bata University, Zlin, Czech Republic

Ivo Kuritka
Polymer Centre, Tomas Bata University, Zlin, Czech Republic

Ladda ner artikelhttp://dx.doi.org/10.3384/ecp110572815

Ingår i: World Renewable Energy Congress - Sweden; 8-13 May; 2011; Linköping; Sweden

Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings 57:17, s. 2815-2822

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Publicerad: 2011-11-03

ISBN: 978-91-7393-070-3

ISSN: 1650-3686 (tryckt), 1650-3740 (online)


Nanocrystalline cadmium sulfide particles were prepared by a new bench-top mild temperature procedure starting from cadmium ethylxanthate and using alkanolamines DEA; TEA as reaction media. The role of DEA; TEA in the whole reaction-nanocrystallization process is discussed. Basic spectroscopical properties of the new nano-CdS material formed were studied in order to characterize it as a material for the construction of photovoltaic solar cells.


Nanocrystalline Cadmium Sulfide; Preparation; Photovoltaic Solar Cells; Triethanolamine; Diethanolamine


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