Northwestern University

25% Efficiency Record Shattered: Perovskite Solar Cells
Breakthrough research at Northwestern Univ. yields record-breaking efficiency for perovskite solar cells. New dual-molecule solution solves electron losses from surface defects & interfaces, achieving 25.1% efficiency. Research builds on prior Nature paper.
Nov 20, 2023 // Technology, NREL, solar cell, perovskite, National Renewable Energy Lab, efficiency, Northwestern University
Researchers report triple junction perovskite solar cell with 24.3% efficiency
Researchers from the University of Toronto in Canada, Northwestern University, The University of Toledo and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in the United States, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) in Saudi Arabia, Yunnan University in China, Ecole Polytechnique Fedérale de Lausanne (EPFL) in Switzerland and also University of Warwick in the UK have developed a triple-junction perovskite solar cell with a document performance of 24.3% with an open-circuity voltage of 3.21 V.
Apr 10, 2023 // Technology, solar cell, perovskite, University of Washington, efficiency, The University of Toledo, Northwestern University, University of Toronto and Empa–Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology
Researchers discover special component for stable as well as reliable inverted perovskite solar cells
Researchers from The University of Toledo, University of Washington, Northwestern University, University of Toronto and Empa-- Swiss Federal Laboratories for Products Science and Innovation, have actually attended to a significant difficulty standing in the way of the commercialization of halide perovskite solar cells - their durability - by finding a component that enhances adhesion and mechanical strength.
Feb 20, 2023 // Technology, university of toledo, University of Washington, perovskite solar cells, University of Toronto, Northwestern University, Empa-Swiss Federal Laboratories for Products Science and Innovation
Scientist acquire direct visualization of structural dynamics in monocrystalline 2D perovskites
Scientists at Rice University, INSA Rennes, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory as well as Northwestern University have actually handled to directly visualize the architectural dynamics in monocrystalline 2D perovskites.
Jan 31, 2023 // Technology, perovskite, Rice University, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, INSA Rennes, Northwestern University