Solar energy harvesting is gaining increasing amount of at tension over the years due to the rising demand for clean energy. Nanomaterials offer great promise to significant lower the cost and improve the performance of solar cells. This project aim to utilize nanotechnology to develop materials and processes for new generation photovoltaics.
UROP1000 UROP1100 UROP2100 UROP3100
The applicant will assist a research associate on solar material preparation and solar cell device characterization.
Applicant's Learning Objectives:
The applicant will be learning:
1) Solar cell working principle;
2) Nanomaterial fabrication and characterization;
3) Solar cell device fabrication and characterization;
In addition, the application will learn how to perform research as a team player and have chance to practice presentation skill.