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Authors: K. Quang Le, A. Abass, B. Maes, P. Bienstman
Title: Plasmonic Nano-antennas for Absorption Enhancement in Thin-Film Silicon Solar Cells
Format: International Conference Poster
Publication date: 1/2011
Journal/Conference/Book: NANOMETA 2011
Location: Seefeld, Tirol, Austria
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In this contribution, we theoretically demonstrate significant light absorption enhancement by adding plasmonic nano-antennas on top of thin-film amorphous silicon solar cells. This enhancement is attributed to resonance light scattering of core-shell (silica-silver) nanostructures.

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