B. Wang, E. Stevens, and P. W. Leu, "Strong
broadband absorption in GaAs nanocone and nanowire arrays
for solar cells," Optics Express, vol. 22, Issue S2,
pp. A386-395, 2014
- B. Wang and P. W. Leu, "High Index of Refraction
Nanosphere Coatings for Light Trapping in Crystalline
Silicon Thin Film Solar Cells," Nano Energy, 2014 (accepted)
- M. I. Kayes and P. W. Leu, "Comparative Study of
Absorption in Tilted Silicon Nanowire Arrays for
Photovoltaics," Nanoscale Research Letters, 2014 (accepted)
- T. Gao, E. Stevens, J.-K. Lee and P. W. Leu, "Designing
Metal Hemispheres on Silicon Ultrathin Film Solar Cells
for Plasmonic Light Trapping," Optics Letters, vol.
39, Issue 16, pp. 4647-4650, Aug 2014
- B. Ding, T. Gao, D. Waldeck, P. W. Leu, and J.-K. Lee, "Synergistic
effect of surface plasmonic particles in PbS/TiO2
heterojunction solar cells," Solar Energy Materials
& Solar Cells, vol. 128, pp. 386-93, Sep 2014
- T. Gao, B. Wang, B. Ding, J.-K. Lee, and P. W. Leu, "Uniform
and Ordered Copper Nanomeshes by Microsphere Lithography
for Transparent Electrodes," Nano Letters, 14 (4), pp.
2105-10, Mar 2014.
T. Gao and P. W. Leu, "Copper
nanowire arrays for transparent electrodes," Journal
of Applied Physics, vol. 114, Issue 6, pp. 063107-063107-6,
T. Gao and P. W. Leu, "The
role of propagating modes in silver nanowire arrays for
transparent electrodes," Optics Express, vol. 21,
Issue S3, pp. A419-A429, May 2013
B. Hua, B. Wang, M. Yu, P. W. Leu, and Z. Fan, "Rational
geometrical design of multi-diameter nanopillars for
efficient light harvesting," Nano Energy, Mar 2013
B. Wang and P. W. Leu, "Tunable
and selective resonant absorption in vertical nanowires,"
Optics Letters, vol. 37, Issue 18, pp. 3756-3758, Sep. 2012
B. Wang, T. Gao, and P. W. Leu, "Computational
simulations of nanostructured solar cells," Nano Life,
vol. 02, Issue 02, June 2012
B. Wang and P. W. Leu, “Enhanced
absorption in silicon nanocone arrays for photovoltaics,”
Nanotechnology, vol. 23, o. 19, p. 194003, May 2012.
H. Ko, K. Takei, R. Kapadia, S. Chuang, H. Fang, P. W.
Leu, K. Ganapathi, E. Plis, H. S. Kim, S. Chen, M. Madsen,
A. C. Ford, Y. Chueh, S. Krishna, S. Salahuddin, and A.
compound semiconductor on insulator layers for
high-performance nanoscale transistors,” Nature, vol.
468, no. 7321, pp. 286–289, Nov. 2010.
K. Takei, T. Takahashi, J. C. Ho, H. Ko, A. G. Gillies, P.
W. Leu, R. S. Fearing, and A. Javey, “Nanowire
active-matrix circuitry for low-voltage macroscale
artificial skin,” Nature Materials, vol. 9, no. 10,
pp. 821-6, Sep. 2010.
Z. Fan, R. Kapadia, P. W. Leu, X. Zhang, Y. Chueh, K.
Takei, K. Yu, A. Jamshidi, A. A. Rathore, D. J. Ruebusch, M.
Wu, and A. Javey, “Ordered arrays
of dual-diameter nanopillars for maximized optical
absorption,” Nano Letters, May 2010.
P. C. McIntyre, H. Adhikari, I. A. Goldthorpe, S. Hu, P.
W. Leu, A. F. Marshall, and C. E. D. Chidsey, “Group
IV semiconductor nanowire arrays: epitaxy in different
contexts,” Semiconductor Science and Technology, vol.
25, no. 2, p. 024016, Feb. 2010.
Z. Fan, D. Ruebusch, A. Rathore, R. Kapadia, O. Ergen, P.
W. Leu, and A. Javey, “Challenges
and prospects of nanopillar-based solar cells,” Nano
Research, vol. 2, no. 11, pp. 829–843, Nov. 2009.
S. Hu, P. W. Leu, A. F. Marshall, and P. C. McIntyre, “Single-crystal
layers grown on silicon by nanowire seeding,” Nature
Nanotechnology, vol. 4, no. 10, pp. 649–653, Oct.
J. C. Ho, A. C. Ford, Y. Chueh, P. W. Leu, O. Ergen, K.
Takei, G. Smith, P. Majhi, J. Bennett, and A. Javey, “Nanoscale
doping of InAs via sulfur monolayers,” Applied Physics
Letters, vol. 95, no. 7, pp. 072 108–3, Aug. 2009.
Z. Fan, H. Razavi, J. won Do, A. Moriwaki, O. Ergen, Y.
Chueh, P. W. Leu, J. C. Ho, T. Takahashi, L. A. Reichertz,
S. Neale, K. Yu, M. Wu, J. W. Ager, and A. Javey, “Three-dimensional
nanopillar-array photovoltaics on low-cost and flexible
substrates,” Nature Materials, vol. 8, no. 8, pp.
648–653, July 2009.
H. Ko, J. Lee, B. E. Schubert, Y. Chueh, P. W. Leu, R. S.
Fearing, and A. Javey, “Hybrid
Core-Shell nanowire forests as self-selective chemical
connectors,” Nano Letters, vol. 9, no. 5, pp.
2054–2058, May 2009.
M. Koto, P. W. Leu, and P. C. McIntyre, “Vertical
germanium nanowire arrays in microfluidic channels for
charged molecule detection,” Journal of The
Electrochemical Society, vol. 156, no. 2, pp. K11–K16, Feb.
P. W. Leu, H. Adhikari, M. Koto, K. Kim, P. de
Rouffignac, A. F. Marshall, R. G. Gordon, C. E. D. Chidsey,
and P. C. McIntyre, “Oxide-encapsulated
vertical germanium nanowire structures and their DC
transport properties,” Nanotechnology, vol. 19, no.
48, p. 485705, Nov. 2008.
P. W. Leu, A. Svizhenko, and K. Cho, “Ab
initio calculations of the mechanical and electronic
properties of strained Si nanowires,” Physical Review
B, vol. 77, no. 23, p. 235305, Jun. 2008.
A. Svizhenko, P. W. Leu, and K. Cho, “Effect
of growth orientation and surface roughness on electron
transport in silicon nanowires,” Physical Review B,
vol. 75, no. 12, p. 125417, Mar. 2007.
P. W. Leu, B. Shan, and K. Cho, “Surface
control of the electronic structure of silicon nanowires:
Density functional calculations,” Physical Review B,
vol. 73, no. 19, p. 195320, May 2006.
- B. Shan, P. W. Leu, and K. Cho, “Multiscale
simulation laboratory simulator,” a complete
multiscale simulation package with graphical user interface
for simulation of the electronic properties of carbon
nanotubes, nanowires, nano particles, fullerenes, and other
- Over 1,700 users.
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