Dye solar cells efficiency maps: a parametric study
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- Gentilini, D., Gagliardi, A. & Carlo, A.D. Opt Quant Electron (2012) 44: 155. doi:10.1007/s11082-012-9561-4
In this work we present a numerical simulation of a dye solar cell efficiency using a drift-diffusion model for the complete cell. The physical parameters such as the active layer thickness, the electron mobility and the dye spectrum are varied systematically in a range of values individuated experimentally, in order to obtain efficiency maps that reveal interesting features in this kind of devices.