Publications 2016


Benkert, A.; Meyer, F.; Hauschild, D.; Blum, M.; Yang, W.; Wilks, R. G.; Baer, M.; Reinert, F.; Heske, C.; Weinhardt, L.: Isotope Effects in the Resonant Inelastic Soft X-ray Scattering Maps of Gas-Phase Methanol. The Journal of Physical Chemistry A 120 (2016), p. 2260–2267
doi:10.1021/acs.jpca.6b02636


Brunken, S.; Wollgarten, M.; Ellmer, K.: Analysis of the early stages of the rapid, nickel-assisted crystallization of WS2 films. Journal of Applied Physics 120 (2016), p. 165307/1-4
doi:10.1063/1.4966166


Bär, M.; Barreau, N.; Couzinie-Devy, F.; Weinhardt, L.; Wilks, R.G.; Kessler, J.; Heske, C.: Impact of Annealing-Induced Intermixing on the Electronic Level Alignment at the In2S3/Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Thin-Film Solar Cell Interface. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 8 (2016), p. 2120-2124
doi:10.1021/acsami.5b10614


Bär, M.; Weinhardt, L.; Heske, C.: Soft X-ray and Electron Spectroscopy: A Unique "Tool Chest" to Characterize the Chemical and Electronic Properties of Surfaces and Interfaces. In: Advanced Characterization Techniques for Thin Film Solar Cells: Second Edition. Weinheim: Wiley, 2016. - ISBN 978-3-527-41003-3, p. 501-522
doi:10.1002/9783527699025.ch18


Cao, J.; Jafta, C.J.; Gong, J.; Ran, Q.; Lin, X.; Felix, R.; Wilks, R.G.; Bär, M.; Yuan, J.; Ballauff, M.; Lu, Y.: Synthesis of Dispersible Mesoporous Nitrogen-Doped Hollow Carbon Nanoplates with Uniform Hexagonal Morphologies for Supercapacitors. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 8 (2016), p. 29628-29636
doi:10.1021/acsami.6b08946


Eriksson, S.K.; Hahlin, M.; Axnanda, S.; Crumlin, E.; Wilks, R.; Odelius, M.; Eriksson, A.I.K.; Liu, Z.; Ahlund, J.; Hagfeldt, A.; Starr, D.E.; Baer, M.; Rensmo, H.; Siegbahn, H.: In-Situ Probing of H2O Effects on a Ru-Complex Adsorbed on TiO2 Using Ambient Pressure Photoelectron Spectroscopy. Topics in Catalysis 59 (2016), p. 583-590
doi:10.1007/s11244-015-0533-3
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Handick, E.; Reinhard, P.; Wilks, R.G.; Pianezzi, F.; Félix, R.; Gorgoi, M.; Kunze, T.; Buecheler, S.; Tiwari, A.N.; Bär, M.: NaF/KF post-deposition treatments and their influence on the structure of Cu(In,Ga)Se2 absorber surfaces. In: IEEE 43rd Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), 2016. IEEE, 2016. - ISBN 978-1-5090-2725-5, p. 17-21
doi:10.1109/PVSC.2016.7749400
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Handick, Evelyn: Surface and Interface Characterization by X-ray and Electron Spectroscopies - Revealing the Peculiarities of Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Chalcopyrite and CH3NH3PbI3-xClx Perovskite-based Thin-film Solar Cell Structures. , 2016
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Jeyachandran, Y. L.; Meyer, F.; Benkert, A.; Bär, M.; Blum, M.; Yang, W.; Reinert, F.; Heske, C.; Weinhardt, L.; Zharnikov, M.: Investigation of the Ionic Hydration in Aqueous Salt Solutions by Soft X-ray Emission Spectroscopy. The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 120 (2016), p. 7687-7695
doi:10.1021/acs.jpcb.6b03952


Jäckle, S.; Liebhaber, M.; Niederhausen, J.; Büchele, M.; Félix, R.; Wilks, R.; Baer, M.; Lips, K.; Christiansen, S.: Unveiling the hybrid n-Si/PEDOT:PSS interface. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 8 (2016), p. 8841–8848
doi:10.1021/acsami.6b01596


Liao, X.; Jeong, A.R.; Wilks, R.G.; Wiesner, S.; Rusu, M.; Bär, M.: X-ray irradiation induced effects on the chemical and electronic properties of MoO3 thin films. Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena 212 (2016), p. 50–55
doi:10.1016/j.elspec.2016.08.004


Mezher, M.; Garris, R.; Mansfield, L.; Blum, M.; Hauschild, D.; Horsley, K.; Duncan, D.; Yang, W.; Bär, M.; Weinhardt, L.; Ramanathan, K.; Heske, C.: Soft x-ray spectroscopy of a complex heterojunction in high-efficiency thin-film photovoltaics: Intermixing and Zn speciation at the Zn(O,S)/Cu(In,Ga)Se2 interface. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 8 (2016), p. 33256-33263
doi:10.1021/acsami.6b09245


Mezher, M.; Garris, R.; Mansfield, L.M.; Horsley, K.; Weinhardt, L.; Duncan, D.A.; Blum, M.; Rosenberg, S.G.; Bär, M.; Ramanathan, K.; Heske, C.: Electronic structure of the Zn(O,S)/Cu(In,Ga)Se2 thin-film solar cell interface. Progress in Photovoltaics 24 (2016), p. 1142-1148
doi:10.1002/pip.2764


Mikhlin, Yu.; Tomashevich, Ye.; Vorobyev, S.; Saikova, S.; Romanchenko, A.; Felix, R.: Hard X-ray photoelectron and X-ray absorption spectroscopy characterization of oxidized surfaces of iron sulfides. Applied Surface Science 387 (2016), p. 796–804
doi:10.1016/j.apsusc.2016.06.190


Oltean, V.A.; Bertrand Philippe, B.; Renault, S.; Felix Duarte, R.; H. Rensmo, H.; Brandell, D.: Investigating the Interfacial Chemistry of Organic Electrodes in Li- and Na-Ion Batteries. Chemistry of Materials 28 (2016), p. 8742-8751
doi:10.1021/acs.chemmater.6b04086


Pistor, P.; Mainz, R.; Heinemann, M.D.; Unold, T.; Scheer, R.: In Situ Real-Time Characterization of Thin-Film Growth. In: In situ real-time characterization of thin-film growth. Weinheim: Wiley, 2016. - ISBN 978-3-527-41003-3, p. 441-468
doi:10.1002/9783527699025.ch16


Repins, I.; Mansfield, L.; Kanevce, A.; Jensen, S.; Kuciauskas, D.; Glynn, S.; Barnes, T.; Metzger, W.; Burst, J.; Jiang, C.; Dippo, P.; Harvey, S.; Teeter, G.; Perkins, C.; Egaas, B.; Zakutayev, A.; Alsmeier, J.; Lußky, T.; Korte, L.; Wilks, R.; Bär, M.; Yan, Y.; Lany, S.; Zawadzki, P.; Park, J.-S.; Wei, S.: Wild band edges: The role of bandgap grading and band-edge fluctuations in high-efficiency chalcogenide devices. In: IEEE 43rd Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), 2016. Piscataway: IEEE, 2016. - ISBN 978-1-5090-2724-8, p. 309-314
doi:10.1109/PVSC.2016.7749600


Smirnov, V.; Lambertzl, A.; Moll, S.; Baer, M.; Starr, D. E.; Wilks, R. G.; Gorgoi, M.; Heidt, A.; Luysberg, M.; Hollaender, B.; Finger, F.: Doped microcrystalline silicon oxide alloys for silicon-based photovoltaics: Optoelectronic properties, chemical composition, and structure studied by advanced characterization techniques. Physica Status Solidi A 213 (2016), p. 1814-1820
doi:10.1002/pssa.201533022


Weinhardt, L.; Fuchs, O.; Fischer, A.; Weigand, M.; Meyer, F.; Benkert, A.; Blum, M.; Bär, M.; Pookpanratana, S.; Denlinger, J.; Heske, C.; Umbach, E.: Site- and Symmetry-Resolved Resonant X-ray Emission Study of a Highly Ordered PTCDA Thin Film. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 120 (2016), p. 8607-8615
doi:10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b12422


Wippler, D.; Wilks, R.G.; Pieters, B.E.; van Albada, S.J.; Gerlach, D.; Huepkes, J.; Baer, M.; Rau, U.: Pronounced Surface Band Bending of Thin-Film Silicon Revealed by Modeling Core Levels Probed with Hard X-rays. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 8 (2016), p. 17685-17693
doi:10.1021/acsami.6b04666


Zhang, Y.; Lin, N.; Li, Y.; Wang, X.; Wang, H.; Kang, J.; Wilks, R.; Baer, M.; Mu, R.: The isotype ZnO/SiC heterojunction prepared by molecular beam epitaxy-A chemical inert interface with significant band discontinuities. Scientific Reports 6 (2016), p. 23106/1-9
doi:10.1038/srep23106
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