News Updates Saturday 22nd Oct 2016 :
  • Welcome to International Press Corporation, world's leading publishers, We have served more than 10000+ authors
  • Articles are invited in engineering, science, technology, management, industrial engg, biotechnology etc.
  • Paper submission last date of Sept/Oct 2016 issue is 25 Oct 2016, Submit online or at
  • Our journals are indexed in University of Regensburg Germany, Google Scholar, Cross Reference data bases
  • Applications for reviewers are invited and can be sent directly to concerned editor's mail

Nanomodules – Solar Energy Harvesting Devices

Author : Rupesh Manak, Vishnu Prabhakar and Jasmeen Saini

Pages : 1672-1678
Download PDF

Solar energy conversion have been used since beginning of lifecycle and is necessary vital for all living organism. A major technological need for harnessing solar energy is the transition from non-renewable fossil-fuel based energy economy to sustainable (renewable) energy one. Today’s solar power technologies has little chance to compete with fossil fuels or large electrical grids and are too expensive for manufacturing large scale generation of electricity. Nanotechnology has already shown huge breakthroughs in solar energy conversion and provides methods for fabrication and use of structures and systems with size corresponding to the wavelength of visible light. The fascinating optical properties of nanoengineered materials made them suitable for future solar material and might be able to increase the efficiency of solar cells by facilitating photon absorption, multiple exciton generation, and electron collection, but the most promising application of nanotechnology is the reduction in manufacturing cost. Also utilizing nanotechnology in inexpensive solar cell would help to preserve the environment. This review is seeking to introduce current solar cell technologies based on nanotechnology.

Keywords: Nanotechnology, Multiple exciton generation, Dye-sensitized solar cell, Quantum Dots, CNTs.

Article published in International Journal of Current  Engineering  and Technology, Vol.3,No.5(Dec- 2013)





Call for Papers
  1. IJCET- Sept/Oct-2016 Issue

    Submission Last Date
    25 Oct 2016
  2. IJTT-Sept-2016
  3. IJAIE-Sept-2016
  4. IJCSB-Sept-2016
  • Inpressco Google Scholar
  • Inpressco Science Central
  • Inpressco Global impact factor
  • Inpressco aap

International Press corporation is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License
©2010-2016 INPRESSCO® All Rights Reserved