Solar – Photovoltaics

Xiao, D., and Qiao, W., (2021), CSEE Journal of Power and Energy, Vol. 7, No. 6, 1312-1321.

Campos Do Prado, J., and Qiao, W., (2020), IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy Vol. 11, No. 4, 2803-2812.

Campos Do Prado, J., and Qiao, W., (2020), IEEE Systems Journal, 1-11, DOI: 10.1109/JSYST.2021.3068719

Absorption Enhancement by Transition Metal Doping in ZnS
Gurung, G., Ekanayaka, T.K., Yost, A.J., & Paudel, T.R., (2019), Mater. Res. Express, 126550,

Active-Disturbance-Rejection-Based Sliding Mode Current Control for Permanent-Magnet Synchronous Motors
Qu, L., Qiao, W., & Qu, L. (2021).  IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, Vol. 36, No. 1, January 2021.

Air Stable, Photosensitive, Phase Pure Ion Pyrite Nanocrystal Thim Films for Photovoltaic Application
Bi, Y.,Yuan Y. , Exstrom, C .L., Darveau, S. A., &  Huang, J., (2011). Nano Letters, 11, 4953-4957.

Alkylamine Assisted Ultrasound Exfoliation of MoS2 Nanosheets and Organic Photovoltaic Application
Baodong Mao, Yongbo Yuan, Yuchuan Shao, Bin Yang, Zhengguo Xiao, and Jinsong Huang, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, Vol. 6, 1-7 (2014)

An Investigation of Reflective Mulches for Use Over Capillary Mat Systems for Winter-time Greenhouse Strawberry Production
Meyer, G. E., Paparozzi, E. T., Walter-Shea,  E., Blankenship, E. E., & Adams, S .A., (2012).  Applied Engineering in Agriculture, 28(2), 271-279.

Arising Applications of Ferroelectric Materials in Photovoltaic Devices
Yuan, Y., Xiao, Z , Yang, B., &  Huang J, (2014).  J. Materials Chemistry A,  Feture Review Article, available online (2014)

Bilayer Phosphorene Effect of Stacking Order on Bandgap and Its Potential Applications in Thin-Film Solar Cells
Dai, J. & Zeng, X. C., (2014).  J. Physical Chemistry Letters, 5, 1289-1293.

Biodegradable Transparent Substrates for Flexible Organic-Light-Emitting Diodes
Zhu, H., Xiao, Z , Liu, D., Li, Y., Weadock, N. J., Fang, Z., Huang, J. & Hu, L.,  (2013). Energy and Environmental Science, 6, 2105-2111.

Changes in Molecular Film Metallicity with Minor Modifications of the Constitutive Quinonoid Zwitterions
Routaboul, L., Tanabe, L., Santana, J.C., Yuang, M., Ghisolfi, A., Garcia, W.S., Dowben, P.A., Doudin, B., & Braunstein, P.  (2017).  RSC Advances, 7, 21906.

Chen, F., Qiao, W., Wang, H.& Qu, L. (2021); Proceedings of the IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, October 10-14, 2021,

Contributions of the Lead-Bromine Weighted Bands to the Occupied Density of States of the Hybride Tri-Bromide Perovskites
A.R. Kirmani, A.E.Mansour, M.I. Saidaminov, X. Cui, D. Shi, A. Alofi, Ya. B. Losovyj, G. Gurung, T.R. Paudel, A.J. Yost, P.A. Dowben, E.Y. Tsymbal, A. Amassian, and K. Katsiev. Appl. Phys. Lett. 113, 022101 (2018); doi: 10/1063/1.5024527

Crystalline a-Sm2S3 Nanowires: Structure and Optical Properties of an Unusual Intrinsically Degenerate Semiconductor
Marin, C. M., Wang, L., Brewer, J. R., Mei, W-N., Cheung, C. L., (2013).  J. Alloys and Compounds, 563, 293-299.

CuIn1−xAlxS2 Thin Films Prepared by Sulfurization of Metallic Precursors J. Olejnicek, L.E. Flannery, Darveau, S. A., Exstrom, C. L , Kment, S.,  Ianno, N. J., Soukup, R. J.,  (2011).  J. Alloys and Compounds, 509, 10020-10024.

Direct Writing of Graphene Patterns on Insulating Substrates Under Ambient Conditions
Xiong, W., Zhou, Y.S., Hou, W. J., Jiang, L.J., Gao, Y., Fan, L.Sh., Jiang, L., Silvain, J.F., & Lu, Y. F.(2014).  Scientific Reports, 4, 4892. DOI: 10.1038/srep04892

Efficient, High Yield Perovskite Photovoltaic Devices Grown by Interdiffusion of Solution-Processed Precursor Stacking Layers
Xiao, Z. ,  Cheng, B.,  Shao, Y., Dong, Q., Wang, Q.,  Yuan Y., Wang, C., Gao, Y. & Huang, J., (2014).  Energy and Environmental Science, 7, 2619.

Electronic Structure and Stability of the CH3NH3PbBr3 (001) Surface
Huang, X., Paude, T.R., Dowben, P.A., Dong, S., & Tsymbal, E. Y. (2016).  Physical Review B, 94, 195309

Evaluating the Thermoelectric Properties of BaTaToS3 by Density Functional Theory
Paudel, T., & Tsymbal, E. Y., ACS Omega, 5, 12385-12390, 2020

Formation of Pyrite (FeS2) Thin Films by Thermal Sulfurization of dc Magnetron Sputtered Iron
Soukup, R. J., Prabukanthan, P., Ianno, N. J., Sarkar, A.,  Kamler, C. A., & Sekora, D. G, (2011). J. Vacuum Science Technology A,  29 (1), 011001-111001-5.

Highly Efficient and Anomalous Charge Transfer in van der Waals Trilayer Semiconductors
eballos, R., Ju, M-G., Lane, S.D., Zeng, X. C., & Zhao, H., (2017).  Nanoletters, 17, 1623-1628.

In Situ Imaging and Control of Layer-by-Layer Femtosecond Laser Thinning of Graphene
Li, D.W., Zhou, Y.S., Huang, X., Jiang, L., Silvain, J.-F. & Lu, Y.F. (2015). Nanoscale, 7, 3651.

Influence of the Cation on the Surface Electronic Band Structure and Magnetic Properties of Mn_ZnS and Mn_CdS Quantum Dot Thin Films
Yost, A.J., Ekanayaka, T.K., Gurang, G., Rimal, G., Horoz, S., Tang, J., Paudel, T., Chien, T. (2019).  J. Phys. Chem.  DOI.  10.1021/acs.jpcc.9b06551

Inkjet Printable-Photoactive all Inorganic Perovskite Films with Long Effective Photocarrier Lifetimes
Ilie, C.C., Guzman, F., Swanson, B.L. et al. (2018).  Journal of Physics:  Condensed Matter. 30, 18LT02 (9pp).

Large Fill-Factor Bilayer Iodine Perovskite Solar Cells Fabricated by a Low-Temperature Solution-Process
Wang,Q., Shao, Y., Dong, Q., Xiao, Z., Yuan, Y. & Huang, J., (2014).  Energy & Environmental Science, 7, 2359.

Mechanistic Study of the Persistent Luminescence of CaAl2O4:Eu,ND
Qu, B., Zhang, B., Wang, L., Zhou, R., & Zeng, X.C. (2015). Chemistry of Materials, 27, 2195-2202.

Model-Predictive-Saturation-Controller-Based-Direct-Torque-Control-of-Permanent-Magnet-Synchronous-Machines-Conference paper
Penne, M., Qiao, W., Qu, L., & Qu Lizhi, (October 2020), IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), DOI: 10.1109/ECCE44975.2020.9236245

Non-Wetting Surface-Driven High-Aspect Ratio Crystalline Grain Growth for Efficient Hybrid Perovskite Solar Cells
Bi, C., Wang, Q., Shao, Y., Yuan, Y., Xiao, Z., & Huang, J. (2015). Nature Communications  6, 7747.

Xiao, D., Campos do Prado, J., & Qiao, W., (2021). Electric Power Systems Research 190, 106855.

Polymer Aggregation Correlated Transition from Schottky-Junction to Bulk Heterojunction Organic Solar Cells
Yang, B.,  Xiao, Z., & Huang J., (2014).  Applied Physics Letters,104, 143304.

Portfolio-Risk-Management-via-a-CVaR-and-Stochastic-Dominance-Hybrid-Approach – Conference paper
AlAshery, M.K., Qiao, W., & Qu, L. (August 2020). IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting. DOI:10.1109/PESGM41954.2020.9281860

Reduced Biomolecular Charge Recombination Loss in Thermally Annealed Bilayer Heterojunction Photovoltaic Devices with Large External Quantum Efficiency and Fill Factor
 Yang, B.,   Yuan, Y. & Huang, J., (2014).  J. Physical Chemistry C, 118, 5196-5202.

Solid-State Graphene Formation via Nickel Carbide Intermediate Phase
Xiong, W., Zhou, Y.S., Hou, W.J., et al. (2015).  RSC Advances, 5, 99037

Solvent Annealing of Perovskite-Induced Crystal Growth for Photovoltaic-Device Efficcciency Enhancement
Xiao, Z., Dong, Q., Bi, C., Shao, Y., Yuan, Y., & Huang, J. (2014).  Advanced Materials, 26, 6503-6509.

Surface Electronic Structure of Hybrid Organo Lead Bromide Perovskite Single Crystals
Komesu, T, Huang, X., Paudel, T.R., Losovyj, Y.B., Zhang, X., Schwier, E. F., Kojima, Y., Zheng, M., Iwasawa, H., Shimada, K., Saidaminov, M. I., Shi, D., Abdelhady, A.L., Bakr, O.M., Dong, S., Tsymbal, E. Y., and Dowben P.D.. (2016).  The Journal of Physical Chemistry, 120 (38), 21710-21715.

Surface Thermal Stability of Iron Pyrite Nanocrystals:  Role of Capping Ligands
Mao, B., Dong, Q., Exstrom, C.L., & Huang, J., (2014). Thin Solid Films, 562, 361-366.

Synthesis and Application of Ferroelectric  P(VDF-TrFE) Nanoparticles in Organic Photovoltaic Devices for High Efficiency.
Xiao,Z.,  Dong, Q., Sharma, P., Yuan, Y.,  Mao,B., Tian, W., Gruverman, A., & Huang, J., (2013). Advanced Energy Materials,  3, 1571-1588.

Thermal Conductivity of a Two-Dimensional Phosphorene Sheet: a comparative study with graphene
Hong, Y., Zhang, J.C., Huang, X., Zeng, X.C., (2015).  Nanoscale 7, 18716-18724

The Role of Amine in the Sequestration of As (III) on Functionalized Indium Tin Oxide
Evans, P.E., Yost A.J., McElveen, K.A., Shi, Q-Y, Ekanayaka, T.K., Manna, A.K. Schlegel, V., Dowben, P.A.,, Lai, R. Y., and Varma, S. (2021).  Applied Surface Science 538, 147652.

Thin Film WSe2 for Use as a Photovoltaic Absorber Material
Qinglei Ma, Hrach Kyureghian, Joel D. Banninga ,N.J. Ianno, Materials Research Society, April 21-25, 2014, San Francisco, CA

Titanium Trisulfide Monolayer:  Theoretical Prediction of a Mew Direct-Gap Semiconductor with High and Anisotropic Carrier Mobility
Dai, J. & Zeng, X.C. (2015). Angewandte Chem. Int. Ed.  54, 7572-7576.

Towards a Near-Field Concentrated Solar Thermophotovoltaic Microsystem Part 1 – Modeling
Elzouka, M., Ndao, S., Solar Energy, doi:10.1016/j.solener.2015.02.007

Tuning Electronic Properties of Transition-Metal Trichalcogenides via Tensile Strain
Li, M., Dai, J., Zeng, X.C., (2015).  Nanoscale, 7, 15385-15391

Manna, A.K., Gilbert, S.J., Joshi, S.R., Komesu, T., Dowben, P.A. & Varma, S. (2021). Phsyica B 613, 412978.

Understanding the Effect of Ferroelectric Polarization on Power Conversion Efficiency of Organic Photovoltaic Devices
Yuan, Y., Sharma, P.,  Xiao,Z., Poddar, S.,  Gruverman, A., Ducharme, S., & Huang, J., (20112). Energy & Environmental Science, 5, 8558.

Universal Formation of Compositionally Graded Bulk Heterojunction for Efficiency Enhancement in Organic Photovoltaics
Xiao, Z.,  Yuan, Y., Yang, B., VanDerslice, J., Chen, J.,  Dyck, O.,  Duscher, G.,  & Huang, J., (2014).  Advanced Materials, 26, 3068-3075.

Utilizing Insulating Nanoparticles as the Spacer in Laminated Flexible Polymer Solar Cells for Improved Mechanical Stability
Lu, Y.,  Alexander, C.,  Xiao, Z.,  Yuan, Y., Zhang, R., & Huang, J., (2012).  Nanotechnology, 23, 344007.  

Zinc Alloyed Iron Pyrite Ternary Nanocrystals for Band Gap Broadening
Mao, B., Dong, Q., Xiao, Z.,  Exstrom, C. L., Darveau, S.  A., Webber, T. E., Lund,  B. D.,  Huang, H.,  Kang, Z., & Huang, J., (2013). J. of Materials Chemistry A, 1, 12060.