Abstract

Three novel nanostructures for solar energy harvesting are proposed: a nanocoax a-Si solar cell, a metamaterial-plasmonic absorber structure for an ultra-thin solar cell and a three-level engineered conductive black silicon surface.

© 2012 Optical Society of America

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