Abstract

Bioinspiration, biomimetics, and bioreplication are methodologies being researched to harvest solar energy. Dye-sensitized solar cells deploy artificial photosynthesis. Textured coatings reduce reflectance and enhance the angular catchment over a broad spectral regime.

© 2012 Optical Society of America

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