Russian Microelectronics

, Volume 40, Issue 1, pp 31–39 | Cite as

Increasing the efficiency of photoelectric cells by nanostructuring their surface

  • E. I. Vaganova
  • A. A. Mironenko
  • V. A. Paporkov
  • N. A. Rud
  • A. S. Rudyi
  • A. V. ProkaznikovEmail author


A method of fabrication of nanostructured objects, which increases the efficiency of the photo-electric system used in the conversion of energy of electromagnetic radiation into electric energy is suggested. The method is based on the formation of metal nanodots on the basis of the surface layer of porous silicon, which concentrates the energy of electromagnetic radiation due to localized plasmon modes.


Porous Silicon Ideality Factor RUSSIAN Microelectronics Plasmon Mode Photovoltaic Cell 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. I. Vaganova
    • 1
  • A. A. Mironenko
    • 1
  • V. A. Paporkov
    • 2
  • N. A. Rud
    • 2
  • A. S. Rudyi
    • 2
  • A. V. Prokaznikov
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Yaroslavl Branch of the Physical-Technical InstituteRussian Academy of SciencesYaroslavlRussia
  2. 2.Yaroslavl State UniversityYaroslavlRussia

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