Multi-exciton generation in nanodots: a new paradigm for solar energy conversion

Posted in Journal Articles on August 28, 2008 at 8:08 am by JCCMP

(I) R.D. Schaller, M. Sykora, J.F. Pietryga, and V.I. Klimov: “Seven excitons at the cost of one: redefining the limits for conversion efficiency of photons into charge carriers”, Nano Letters, 6, 424 (2006).

(II) G. Nair and M.G. Bawendi: “Carrier Multiplication yields for CdSe and CdTe nanocrystals by transient photoluminescence spectroscopy”, arXiv.org :0708.3866, Phys. Rev. 76, 081304 (2007).

(III) M. Tuan Trinh, A.J. Houtepen, J.M. Schins, T. Hanrath, J. Piris, W. Knulst, A. Goossens, and L. Siebelles: “In spite of recent doubts Carrier Multiplication does occur in PbSe nanocrystals”, Nano Letters, 8, 1713 (2008).

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