With the surge of photovoltaics (PV) in the world today, solar cell manufacturers are looking for more economical coating solutions for their production lines.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2758 | 14 Jan 2011
One of the most promising cells today is copper-indium-gallium-diselenide (CIGS). Atomic layer deposition (ALD) can be used to improve the efficiency of CIGS solar cells by more than 1 percentage...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2756 | 14 Jan 2011
The PV industry today needs to increase conversion efficiency without jeopardizing the economic and technical feasibility of industrial production. A proven means to improve the efficiency of...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2755 | 14 Jan 2011
The next generation of solar cells will be light, flexible, attractive and most importantly, cheap, because they will be made from organic (plastic) materials. Their flexible lightweight properties...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2434 | 25 Oct 2009
Spectroscopic ellipsometry is an optical measurement technique used to determine thin film thickness and optical constants simply and accurately. This article illustrates the ability of the technique...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2164 | 20 May 2008
Veeco provides production capacity PV-Series Thermal Deposition Sources for CIGS, capable of depositing across 120cm-wide substrates - providing the most innovative deposition technologies presently...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2106 | 9 Apr 2008
Sandia National Laboratories researchers are developing complex nanomaterials that look strikingly similar to the microstructures of diatoms and seashells. The materials may have potential for a wide...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=215 | 26 Nov 2003
Materials scientists and engineers have made significant developments in the improvement of methods of synthesis of nanomaterial solids. A brief review of future trends in nanotechnology developments...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1718 | 29 Aug 2006
Plastic electronics, based on thin-film transistors (TFTs) fabricated using organic films, offers some radically new directions for electronics including the creation of a range of entirely new...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1312 | 19 Jul 2005
AZO is a highly pure nanostructured aluminium doped zinc oxide with typical aluminium content between 0.5 to 2 wt%. Innovnano also offers custom combinations. AZO sputter targets are used to produce...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2972 | 10 Feb 2012