Carbon: The Ultimate Electrode Choice for Widely Distributed Polymer Solar Cells

@article{dosReisBenatto2014CarbonTU,
  title={Carbon: The Ultimate Electrode Choice for Widely Distributed Polymer Solar Cells},
  author={Gisele Alves dos Reis Benatto and B{\'e}renger Roth and Morten Madsen and Markus H{\"o}sel and Roar R. S{\o}ndergaard and Mikkel J{\o}rgensen and Frederik C Krebs},
  journal={Advanced Energy Materials},
  year={2014},
  volume={4}
}
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