10. Transparent Conducting and Chromogenic Oxide Films as Solar Energy Materials

  1. Prof. Gianfranco Pacchioni2 and
  2. Prof. Sergio Valeri3,4
  1. Claes-Göran Granqvist

Published Online: 10 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527640171.ch10

Oxide Ultrathin Films: Science and Technology

Oxide Ultrathin Films: Science and Technology

How to Cite

Granqvist, C.-G. (2011) Transparent Conducting and Chromogenic Oxide Films as Solar Energy Materials, in Oxide Ultrathin Films: Science and Technology (eds G. Pacchioni and S. Valeri), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527640171.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Università di Milano-Bicocca, Dipartimento di Scienza dei Materiali, via Cozzi 53, 20125 Milano, Italy

  2. 3

    Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Dipartimento di Fisica, Via G. Campi 213/A, 41100 Modena, Italy

  3. 4

    S3 Istituto Nanoscienze CNR, Modena, Italy

Author Information

  1. Uppsala University, Department of Engineering Sciences, Ångström Laboratory, PO Box 534, SE-751 21, Uppsala, Sweden

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 23 NOV 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527330164

Online ISBN: 9783527640171

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Keywords:

  • transparent conductor;
  • thermochromism;
  • electrochromism;
  • chromogenic materials;
  • indium tin oxide;
  • vanadium dioxide;
  • optical properties;
  • thin oxide films;
  • energy efficiency;
  • green nanotechnology

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Transparent Infrared Reflectors and Transparent Electrical Conductors

  • Thermochromics

  • Electrochromics

  • Summary and Concluding Remarks