Electronic and Optical Properties of Carbon Nanotubes Directed to Their Applications in Solar Cells

  • Jacek WojtkiewiczEmail author
  • Bartosz Brzostowski
  • Marek Pilch
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 12044)


We calculate electronic and optical properties of a series of finite carbon nanotubes. Where available, our calculations exhibit good consistency with experimental data. Our study is directed towards potential application of carbon nanotubes in solar cells, constructed in a layer architecture.


Carbon nanotubes Photovoltaics DFT calculations 



We are grateful to anonymous referee for questions, remarks and constructive criticism.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of PhysicsUniversity of WarsawWarsawPoland
  2. 2.Institute of PhysicsUniversity of Zielona GóraZielona GóraPoland

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