Publications 2017

Adongo, J.O.; Neubert, T.J.; Sun, G.; Janietz, S.; Lauermann, I.; Rademann, K.; Rappich, J.: Fabrication and Characterization of Surfaces Modified with Carboxymethylthio Ligands for Chelate-Assisted Trapping of Copper. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 9 (2017), p. 24273-24281

Algasinger, M.; Niesen, T.; Dalibor, T.; Steigert, A.; Klenk, R.; Lauermann, I.; Schlatmann, R.; Lux-Steiner, M.Ch.; Palm, J.: Efficient Cu(In,Ga)(Se,S)2 modules with sputtered Zn(O,S) buffer layer. Thin Solid Films 633 (2017), p. 231-234

Bäcker, J.-P.; Schmidt, S.S.; Rodriguez-Álvarez, H.; Wolf, C.; Kaufmann, C.A.; Hartig, M.; Mainz, R.; Schlatmann, R.: Lateral phase separation in Cu-In-Ga precursor and Cu(In,Ga)Se2 absorber thin films. Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 162 (2017), p. 120–126

El-Nagar, G.A.; Hassan, M.A.; Lauermann, I.; Roth, C.: Efficient Direct Formic Acid Fuel Cells (DFAFCs) Anode Derived from Seafood waste: Migration Mechanism. Scientific Reports 7 (2017), p. 17818/1-11
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El-Nagar, G.A.; Sarhan, R.M.; Abouserie, A.; Maticiuc, N.; Bargheer, M.; Lauermann, I.; Roth, C.: Efficient 3D-silver flower-like microstructures for non-enzymatic hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) amperometric detection. Scientific Reports 7 (2017), p. 12181/1-8
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El-Nagar, Gumaa A.; Hassan, Mohamed A.; Fetyan, Abdulmonem; Kayarkatte, Manoj Krishna; Lauermann, Iver; Roth, Christina: A Promising N-doped Carbon-Metal Oxide Hybrid Electrocatalyst Derived from Crustacean’s Shells: Oxygen Reduction and Oxygen Evolution. Applied Catalysis B: Environmental 214 (2017), p. 137-147

Frijnts, T.; Preissler, N.; Gall, S.; Neubert, S.; Rech, B.; Schlatmann, R.: Influence of the Frontside Charge Inversion Layer on the Minority Carrier Collection in Backside Contacted Liquid Phase Crystallized Silicon on Glass Solar Cells. Solar RRL 1 (2017), p. 1700100/1-8

Gabriel, O.; Amkreutz, D.; Haschke, J.; Rech, B.; Schlatmann, R.: Thin Crystalline Silicon Solar Cells on Glass. In: Angéle Reinders, Pierre Verlinden, Wilfried van Sark, Alexandre Freundlich [Ed.] : Photovoltaic Solar Energy: From Fundamentals to Applications / chapter 5.2. Weinheim: Wiley, 2017. - ISBN 978-1-118-92746-5, p. 226-237

Garcia-Llamas, E.; Merino, J.; Gunder, R.; Neldner, K.; Greiner, D.; Steigert, A.; Giraldo, S.; Izquierdo-Roca, V.; Saucedo, E.; León, M.; Schorr, S.; Caballero, R.: Cu2ZnSnS4 thin film solar cells grown by fast thermal evaporation and thermal treatment. Solar Energy 141 (2017), p. 236-241

Hages, C.J.; Redinger, A.; Levcenko, S.; Hempel, H.; Koeper, M.J.; Agrawal, R.; Greiner, D.; Kaufmann, C.A.; Unold, T.: Identifying the Real Minority Carrier Lifetime in Nonideal Semiconductors: A Case Study of Kesterite Materials. Advanced Energy Materials 7 (2017), p. 1700167/1-10

Haggui, M.; Reinhold, B.; Andrae, P.; Greiner, D.; Schmid, M.; Fumagalli, P.: Local photocurrent mapping and cell performance behaviour on a nanometre scale for monolithically interconnected Cu(In,Ga)Se2 solar cells. Journal of Microscopy 268 (2017), p. 66-72

Heinemann, M.D.; Mainz, R.; Österle, F.; Rodriguez-Alvarez, H.; Greiner, D.; Kaufmann, C.A.; Unold, T.: Evolution of opto-electronic properties during film formation of complex semiconductors. Scientific Reports 7 (2017), p. 48463/1-9
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Heinemann, M.D.; van Hest, M.F.A.M.; Contreras, M; Perkins, J.D.; Zakutayev, A; Kaufmann, C.A.; Unold, T; Ginsley, D.S.; Berry, J.J.: Amorphous oxides as electron transport layers in Cu(In,Ga)Se2 superstrate devices. Physica Status Solidi A 214 (2017), p. 1600870/1-6

Kodalle, T.; Schmidt, S.S.; Wolf, C.; Greiner, D.; Bloeck, U.; Schubert-Bischoff, P.; Kaufmann, C.A.; Schlatmann, R.: Investigating sulfur distribution and corresponding bandgap grading in Cu(In,Ga)(S,Se)2 absorber layers processed by fast atmospheric chalcogenization of metal precursors. Journal of Alloys and Compounds 703 (2017), p. 600-604

Majumdar, I.; Ümsür, B.; Chacko, B.; Greiner, D.; Lux-Steiner, M.Ch.; Schlatmann, R.; Lauermann, I.: Surface Modifications of Na and K Metal Incorporated Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Absorbers Investigated by Synchrotron-Based Spectroscopies. Physica Status Solidi C 14 (2017), p. 1700167/1-7

Mazzarella, L.; Kirner, S.; Gabriel, O.; Schmidt, S.S.; Korte, L.; Stannowski, B.; Rech, B.; Schlatmann, R.: Nanocrystalline silicon emitter optimization for Si-HJ solar cells: Substrate selectivity and CO2 plasma treatment effect. Physica Status Solidi A 214 (2017), p. 1532958/1-7

Mazzarella, Luana: Nanocrystalline Silicon and Silicon Oxide Contact Layers for Silicon Heterojunction Solar Cells. , 2017
TU Berlin
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Mei, S.; Jafta, C.J.; Lauermann, I.; Ran, Q.; Kärgell, M.; Ballauff, M.; Lu, Y.: Porous Ti4O7 Particles with Interconnected-Pores Structure as High-Efficiency Polysulfide Mediator for Lithium-Sulfur Batteries. Advanced Functional Materials 27 (2017), p. 1701176/1-10

Neitzert, H.-C.; Pellegrino, C.; Landi, G.; Bundesmann, J.; Seidel, S.; Denker, A.; Frijnts, T.; Gall, S.: In-situ characterization of the proton irradiation induced degradation of thin film liquid phase crystallized silicon on glass based heterojunction solar cells with interdigitated back contacts. In: 33rd European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition. , 2017. - ISBN 3-936338-47-7, p. 811-814

Olar, T.; Manoharan, A.; Draxl, C.; Calvet, W.; Ümsur, B.; Parvan, V.; Chacko, B.; Xie, H.; Saucedo, E.; Valle-Rios, L.E.; Neldner, K.; Schorr, S.; Lux-Steiner, M.Ch.; Lauermann, I.: Valence and conduction band edges of selenide and sulfide-based kesterites - a study by x-ray based spectroscopy and ab initio theory. Semiconductor Science and Technology 32 (2017), p. 104010/1-7

Preissler, N.; Amkreutz, D.; Sonntag, P.; Trahms, M.; Schlatmann, R.; Rech, B.: Interface Engineering for Liquid-Phase Crystallized-Silicon Solar Cells on Glass. Solar RRL 2017 (2017), p. 1700015/1-5

Preissler, N.; Töfflinger, J.A.; Gabriel, O.; Sonntag, P.; Amkreutz, D.; Stannowski, B.; Rech, B.; Schlatmann, R.: Passivation at the interface between liquid-phase crystallized silicon and silicon oxynitride in thin film solar cells. Progress in Photovoltaics 25 (2017), p. 515-524

Redinger, A.; Levcenko, S.; Hages, C.J.; Greiner, D.; Kaufmann, C.A.; Unold, T.: Time resolved photoluminescence on Cu(In, Ga)Se2 absorbers: Distinguishing degradation and trap states. Applied Physics Letters 110 (2017), p. 122104/1-5

Schmid, M.; Lotter, E.; Lin, X.; Wang, L.; Klenk, R.; Eylers, K.; Ringleb, F.; Boeck, T.; Heidmann, B.; Nenna, G.; Loffredo, F.; Villani, F.; Köhler, T.; Sancho-Martinez, D.; Raadik, T.; Krustok, J.; Grossberg, M.; Lux-Steiner, M.Ch.: Micro Concentrator Concept for Cost Reduction and Efficiency Enhancement of Thin-Film Chalcopyrite Photovoltaics: Results from EU Joint Research Program CHEETAH. In: European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition [Ed.] : 33rd European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition. München: WIP, 2017. - ISBN 3-936338-47-7, p. 1077-1080
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Schmidt, S.S.; Merdes, S.; Steigert, A.; Klenk, R.; Kaufmann, C.A.; Sanli, E.S.; Aken, P.A.van; Oertel, M.; Schneikart, A.; Dimmler, B.: Interface engineering of Cu(In,Ga)Se2 and atomic layer deposited Zn(O,S) heterojunctions. Japanese Journal of Applied Physics 56 (2017), p. 08MC16/1-7

Schmidt, S.S.; Wolf, C.; Rodriguez-Alvarez, H.; Bäcker, J.-P.; Kaufmann, C.A.; Merdes, S.; Ziem, F.; Hartig, M.; Cinque, S.; Dorbandt, I.; Köble, C.; Abou-Ras, D.; Mainz, R.; Schlatmann, R.: Adjusting the Ga grading during fast atmospheric processing of Cu(In,Ga)Se2 solar cell absorber layers using elemental selenium vapor. Progress in Photovoltaics 25 (2017), p. 341-357

Schultz, C.; Basulto, G.A.F.; Ring, S.; Wolf, C.; Schlatmann, R.; Stegemann, B.: Revealing and Identifying Laser-Induced Damages in CIGSe Solar Cells by Photoluminescence Spectroscopy. IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics 7 (2017), p. 1442-1449

Sonntag, P.; Bokalic, M.; Filipic, M.; Frijnts, T.; Amkreutz, D.; Topic, M.; Rech, B.: Analysis of Local Minority Carrier Diffusion Lengths in Liquid-Phase Crystallized Silicon Thin-Film Solar Cells. IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics 7 (2017), p. 32-36

Sonntag, P.; Preissler, N.; Bokalic, M.; Trahms, M.; Haschke, J.; Schlatmann, R.; Topic, M.; Rech, B.; Amkreutz, D.: Silicon solar cells on glass with power conversion efficiency above 13% at thickness below 15 micrometer. Scientific Reports 7 (2017), p. 873/1-12
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Stang, J.C.; Hendrichs, M.S.; Merkle, A.; Peibst, R.; Stannowski, B.; Korte, L.; Rech, B.: ITO-free metallization for interdigitated back contact silicon heterojunction solar cells. Energy Procedia 124 (2017), p. 379-383
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Tiwari, D.; Koehler, T.; Klenk, R.; Fermin, D.J.: Solution processed single-phase Cu2SnS3 films: structure and photovoltaic performance. Sustainable Energy & Fuels 1 (2017), p. 899-906

Tiwari, D.; Koehler, T.; Lin, X.; Sarua, A.; Harniman, R.; Wang, L.; Klenk, R.; Fermin, D.J.: Single molecular precursor solution for CuIn(S,Se)2 thin films photovoltaic cells: structure and device characteristics. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 9 (2017), p. 2301-2308

Wachau, A.; Schulte, J.; Agoston, P.; Hübler, F.; Steigert, A.; Klenk, R.; Hergert, F.; Eschrich, H.; Probst, V.: Sputtered Zn(O,S) buffer layers for CIGS solar modules - from lab to pilot production. Progress in Photovoltaics 25 (2017), p. 696-705

Wang, Y.; Lin, X.; Wang, L.; Köhler, T.; Lux-Steiner, M.Ch.; Klenk, R.: Low band-gap CuIn(S,Se)2 thin film solar cells using molecular ink with 9.5% efficiency. Physica Status Solidi C 14 (2017), p. 1600169/1-4
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Wang, Y.; Steigert, A.; Yin, G.; Parvan, V.; Klenk, R.; Schlatmann, R.; Lauermann, I.: Cu2O as a Potential Intermediate Transparent Conducting Oxide Layer for Monolithic Perovskite-CIGSe Tandem Solar Cells. Physica Status Solidi C 14 (2017), p. 1700164/1-6

von Morzé, N.; Dittrich, T.; Calvet, W.; Lauermann, I.; Rusu, M.: Transient and modulated charge separation at CuInSe2/C60 and CuInSe2/ZnPc hybrid interfaces. Applied Surface Science 396 (2017), p. 366-374
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