3. Printable Materials and Technologies for Dye-Sensitized Photovoltaic Cells with Flexible Substrates

  1. Prof. Richard C. Alkire2,
  2. Prof. Dieter M. Kolb3,
  3. Prof. Jacek Lipkowski4 and
  4. Prof. Philip N. Ross5
  1. Tsutomu Miyasaka

Published Online: 22 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527633227.ch3

Photoelectrochemical Materials and Energy Conversion Processes: Volume 12

Photoelectrochemical Materials and Energy Conversion Processes: Volume 12

How to Cite

Miyasaka, T. (2010) Printable Materials and Technologies for Dye-Sensitized Photovoltaic Cells with Flexible Substrates, in Photoelectrochemical Materials and Energy Conversion Processes: Volume 12 (eds R. C. Alkire, D. M. Kolb, J. Lipkowski and P. N. Ross), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527633227.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of Illinois, 600 South Mathews Avenue, Urbana, IL 61801, USA

  2. 3

    University of Ulm, Institute of Electrochemistry, Albert-Einstein-Allee 47, 89081 Ulm, Germany

  3. 4

    University of Guelph, Department of Chemistry, N1G 2W1 Guelph, Ontario, Canada

  4. 5

    Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Materials Science Department, 1 Cyclotron Road MS 2-100, Berkeley, CA 94720-0001, USA

Author Information

  1. Toin University of Yokohama, Graduate School of Engineering, 1614 Kurogane-cho, Aoba-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa 225-8502, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAR 2011
  2. Published Print: 15 DEC 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527328598

Online ISBN: 9783527633227

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Keywords:

  • dye-sensitized photovoltaic cell;
  • flexible cell;
  • plastic substrate;
  • printable processes;
  • low temperature;
  • PEDOT

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction: Historical Background

  • Low-Temperature Coating of Semiconductor Films

  • Photoelectric Performance of Plastic Dye-Sensitized Photocells

  • Polymer-Based Counter Electrodes with Printable Materials

  • Investigation of High-Extinction Sensitizers and Co-adsorbents

  • Durability Development for Plastic DSSCs

  • Fabrication of Large-Area Plastic DSSC Modules

  • Concluding Remarks

  • References