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Enhancement in Efficiency of Hybrid Organic Photovoltaics by Variation in Anode Material

  • Pranjali Nautiyal
  • Arun Pratap Singh Rathod
  • Shruti Nautiyal
  • Poornima Mittal
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 624)

Abstract

An efficient hybrid photovoltaic cell is demonstrated using different anode material. Graphene on PET substrate is being used as anode in the device and compared with performance of conventional device having ITO as anode. Because of outstanding transparency, conductivity, and flexibility, device with graphene anode shows higher performance in terms of current density. By using graphene as anode, current density is increased from 10.9 to 19.6 mA/cm2 and shows an enhancement of 79.8%. This enhancement leads to the enhancement in the power conversion efficiency of the device.

Keywords

Graphene Hybrid photovoltaics Transparent electrodes 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pranjali Nautiyal
    • 1
  • Arun Pratap Singh Rathod
    • 1
  • Shruti Nautiyal
    • 1
  • Poornima Mittal
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Electronics and Communication EngineeringGraphic Era UniversityDehradunIndia

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