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27 February 2019 Multiscale device simulation of quantum dot solar cells
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Quantum dots have attractive potential for multiple junction and intermediate band solar cells. However, the device level modeling of quantum dot based solar cells is a challenging task, since it inherently requires multiscale approaches combining nano- and micro-scale descriptions at an affordable computational cost. In this work quantum dot solar cells are studied by means of a multiscale model based on a semi-classical transport-Poisson framework enriched by a proper treatment of the quantum dot dynamics. The impact of a few design and physical parameters is investigated, providing better understanding of experimental results reported in literature.
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Arastoo Khalili, Alberto Tibaldi, Farid Elsehrawy, and Federica Cappelluti "Multiscale device simulation of quantum dot solar cells", Proc. SPIE 10913, Physics, Simulation, and Photonic Engineering of Photovoltaic Devices VIII, 109131N (27 February 2019); https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2511151
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