A Physics-Based Analytical Model for Perovskite Solar Cells

@article{Sun2015APA,
  title={A Physics-Based Analytical Model for Perovskite Solar Cells},
  author={Xingshu Sun and Reza Asadpour and Wanyi Nie and Aditya D. Mohite and Muhammad Ashraful Alam},
  journal={IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics},
  year={2015},
  volume={5},
  pages={1389-1394}
}
Perovskites are promising next-generation absorber materials for low-cost and high-efficiency solar cells. Although perovskite cells are configured similar to the classical solar cells, their operation is unique and requires development of a new physical model for characterization, optimization of the cells, and prediction of the panel performance. In this paper, we develop such a physics-based analytical model to describe the operation of different types of perovskite solar cells, explicitly… 

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