Abstract

Optical scattering properties of nanoporous anodized aluminum oxide films are investigated and applied to improving absorption in thin film photovoltaics. Angle dependent scattering properties improve performance in semitransparent systems and could reduce solar tracking dependence.

© 2013 Optical Society of America

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