Electron transport and recombination in dye-sensitized solar cells made from single-crystal rutile TiO2 nanowires.

Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of Minnesota, 151 Amundson Hall, 421 Washington Avenue SE, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics (Impact Factor: 4.2). 11/2009; 11(42):9648-52. DOI: 10.1039/b915345d
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ABSTRACT Contrary to expectations, the electron transport rate in dye-sensitized solar cells made from single-crystal rutile titanium dioxide nanowires is found to be similar to that measured in dye-sensitized solar cells made from titanium dioxide nanoparticles.

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