Harnessing plasmonics for solar cells

Martin A. Green*, Supriya Pillai

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Plasmons are free-electron oscillations in a conductor that allow light to be manipulated at the nanoscale. The ability of plasmons to guide and confine light on subwavelength scales is opening up new design possibilities for solar cells.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)130-132
Number of pages3
JournalNature Photonics
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2012
Externally publishedYes


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