Slow light in photonic crystals for photovoltaic applications

Christian Seassal, Guillaume Gomard, Ounsi El Daif, Xianqin Meng, Emmanuel Drouard, Anne Kaminski, Alain Fave, Mustapha Lemiti

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Abstract

The potential of slow light resonances in planar photonic crystals to control sun light absorption in very thin absorbing layers will be presented. Optical simulation, absorption measurements and full solar cell designs will be discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Nanostructures for Photovoltaics, PV 2010
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557528964
Publication statusPublished - 21 Jun 2010
Externally publishedYes
EventOptical Nanostructures for Photovoltaics, PV 2010 - Karlsruhe, Germany
Duration: 21 Jun 201024 Jun 2010

Other

OtherOptical Nanostructures for Photovoltaics, PV 2010
CountryGermany
CityKarlsruhe
Period21/6/1024/6/10

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Renewable Energy, Sustainability and the Environment
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials

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Seassal, C., Gomard, G., El Daif, O., Meng, X., Drouard, E., Kaminski, A., Fave, A., & Lemiti, M. (2010). Slow light in photonic crystals for photovoltaic applications. In Optical Nanostructures for Photovoltaics, PV 2010 Optical Society of America (OSA).