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Optimal design of aperiodic, vertical silicon nanowire structures for photovoltaics

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Abstract

We use electromagnetic simulations to design an aperiodic, vertically-aligned silicon nanowire array that maximizes solar absorption. We achieved a 2.35 times enhancement in ultimate efficiency compared to a periodic array.

© 2011 Optical Society of America

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