Practical Roadmap and Limits to Nanostructured Photovoltaics

  title={Practical Roadmap and Limits to Nanostructured Photovoltaics},
  author={Richard R. Lunt and Timothy P. Osedach and Patrick R. Brown and Jill A. Rowehl and Vladimir Bulovi{\'c}},
  journal={Advanced Materials},
The significant research interest in the engineering of photovoltaic (PV) structures at the nanoscale is directed toward enabling reductions in PV module fabrication and installation costs as well as improving cell power conversion efficiency (PCE). With the emergence of a multitude of nanostructured photovoltaic (nano‐PV) device architectures, the question has arisen of where both the practical and the fundamental limits of performance reside in these new systems. Here, the former is addressed… 

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