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Special Section on Organic Photovoltaics

Photonic crystal: energy-related applications

[+] Author Affiliations
Zhuo Ye, Joong-Mok Park, Kai-Ming Ho

U.S. Department of Energy, Ames Laboratory, Ames, Iowa 50011

Iowa State University, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Ames, Iowa 50011

Kristen Constant

U.S. Department of Energy, Ames Laboratory, Ames, Iowa 50011

Iowa State University, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Ames, Iowa 50011

Tae-Geun Kim

Korea University, School of Electric Engineering, Seoul 136-701, Republic of Korea

J. Photon. Energy. 2(1), 021012 (Jun 08, 2012). doi:10.1117/1.JPE.2.021012
History: Received November 21, 2011; Revised April 19, 2012; Accepted April 30, 2012
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Abstract.  We review recent work on photonic-crystal fabrication using soft-lithography techniques. We consider applications of the resulting structures in energy-related areas such as lighting and solar-energy harvesting. In general, our aim is to introduce the reader to the concepts of photonic crystals, describe their history, development, and fabrication techniques and discuss a selection of energy-related applications.

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Zhuo Ye ; Joong-Mok Park ; Kristen Constant ; Tae-Geun Kim and Kai-Ming Ho
"Photonic crystal: energy-related applications", J. Photon. Energy. 2(1), 021012 (Jun 08, 2012). ; http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/1.JPE.2.021012


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