Abstract

In this work, we systematically investigate the photocarrier recombination mechanisms in a nanostructures. By controlling these mechanism, we demonstrate an 18.2%-efficient nanotextured Si solar cells whose efficiency is compatible to the conventional solar cells.

© 2013 Optical Society of America

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