Application of Graphene Oxide and TiO2 in the Fabrication of Dye Sensitized Solar Cells Module by Electrode Modification


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The use of graphene oxide nanosheets as a counter-electrode material substituting platinum in dye-sensitized solar cell (DSSC) shows the cheap way of fabricating DSSC with increase in conversion efficiency. The incorporation of graphene oxide in active electrode was increased the conversion efficiency of DSSC significantly. The DSSC was fabricated, consists of graphene-TiO2 as an active electrode and compared to cell only consist of TiO2 as an active electrode, while using carbon as a counter electrode. The DSSC fabricated with electrolyte solution and organic dye, and then they were tested for their photovoltaic performance.



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B.S.S. Daniel and G.P. Chaudhari




S. K. Prakash et al., "Application of Graphene Oxide and TiO2 in the Fabrication of Dye Sensitized Solar Cells Module by Electrode Modification", Advanced Materials Research, Vol. 585, pp. 255-259, 2012

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November 2012




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