, Volume 52, Issue 1, pp 88–92 | Cite as

Two-Terminal Tandem Solar Cells DSC/c-Si: Optimization of TiO2-based Photoelectrode Parameters

  • A. B. Nikolskaia
  • M. F. Vildanova
  • S. S. Kozlov
  • O. I. Shevaleevskiy
Physics of Semiconductor Devices


New types of two-terminal tandem solar cells DSC/c-Si in which mesoscopic dye-sensitized solar cell (DSC) was connected in parallel with a crystalline silicon (c-Si) solar cell, were developed and investigated. We have measured the optical and photovoltaic parameters for both the individual and the fabricated tandem DSC/c-Si solar cells. It was shown that the highest efficiency of 14.7% for the tandem DSC/c-Si solar cell under standard AM1.5G (100 mW/cm2) illumination conditions was achieved for DSC based on 3.5 μm thick titanium dioxide photoelectrode.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. B. Nikolskaia
    • 1
  • M. F. Vildanova
    • 1
  • S. S. Kozlov
    • 1
  • O. I. Shevaleevskiy
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Biochemical PhysicsRussian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia

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