• 269 Citations
20152020

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Research Output

  • 269 Citations
  • 19 Article
  • 5 Conference contribution
  • 2 Poster
2015

Concepts and prospects of passivating contacts for crystalline silicon solar cells

Melskens, J., Van De Loo, B. W. H., Macco, B., Vos, M. F. J., Palmans, J., Smit, S. & Kessels, W. M. M., 14 Dec 2015, 2015 IEEE 42nd Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, PVSC 2015, 14-19 June 2015, New Orleans, Louisiana. Piscataway: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 7355646

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11 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)
2016

Atomic-layer deposited passivation schemes for c-Si solar cells

van de Loo, B. W. H., Macco, B., Melskens, J., Verheijen, M. A. & Kessels, W. M. M. E., 18 Nov 2016, 2016 IEEE 43rd Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, PVSC 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Vol. 2016-November. p. 3655-3660 6 p. 7750356

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1 Citation (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

On the solid phase crystallization of In2O3:H transparent conductive oxide films prepared by atomic layer deposition

Macco, B., Verheijen, M. A., Black, L. E., Barcones Campo, B., Melskens, J. & Kessels, W. M. M., 31 Aug 2016, In : Journal of Applied Physics. 120, p. 1-8 085314.

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14 Citations (Scopus)
255 Downloads (Pure)

Status and prospects for atomic layer deposited metal oxide thin films in passivating contacts for c-Si photovoltaics

Macco, B., van de Loo, B. W. H., Melskens, J., Smit, S. & Kessels, W. M. M. E., 18 Nov 2016, 2016 IEEE 43rd Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, PVSC 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Vol. 2016-November. p. 2473-2478 6 p. 7750088

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3 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)
2017

Correlating the silicon surface passivation to the nanostructure of low-temperature a-Si:H after rapid thermal annealing

Macco, B., Melskens, J., Podraza, N. J., Arts, K., Pugh, C., Thomas, O. & Kessels, W. M. M., 20 Jul 2017, In : Journal of Applied Physics. 122, 3, 7 p., 035302.

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19 Citations (Scopus)
105 Downloads (Pure)

Material properties of LPCVD processed n-type polysilicon passivating contacts and its application in PERPoly industrial bifacial solar cells

Stodolny, M. K., van den Anker, J., Geerligs, B. L. J., Janssen, G. J. M., van de Loo, B. W. H., Melskens, J., Santbergen, R., Isabella, O., Schmitz, J., Lenes, M., Luchies, J. M., Kessels, W. M. M. & Romijn, I., 2017, In : Energy Procedia. 124, p. 635-642 8 p.

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31 Citations (Scopus)
119 Downloads (Pure)

Migration of open volume deficiencies in hydrogenated amorphous silicon during annealing

Melskens, J., Eijt, S. W. H., Schouten, M., Vullers, A. S., Mannheim, A., Schut, H., Macco, B., Zeman, M. & Smets, A. H. M., 2 Mar 2017, In : IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics. 7, 2, p. 421-429 9 p., 7828138.

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11 Citations (Scopus)
98 Downloads (Pure)

New insights into the nanostructure of innovative thin film solar cells gained by positron annihilation spectroscopy

Eijt, S. W. H., Shi, W., Mannheim, A., Butterling, M., Schut, H., Egger, W., Dickmann, M., Hugenschmidt, C., Shakeri, B., Meulenberg, R. W., Callewaert, V., Saniz, R., Partoens, B., Barbiellini, B., Bansil, A., Melskens, J., Zeman, M., Smets, A. H. M., Kulbak, M., Hodes, G. & 2 others, Cahen, D. & Brück, E., 22 Feb 2017, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 791, 1, p. 1-6 012021.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
55 Downloads (Pure)

Reversible above band gap absorption properties of Hydrogenated amorphous silicon (a-Si:H)

Mohammed, M. A., Melskens, J., Stabile, R., Kessels, W. M. M. & Raz, O., 21 Aug 2017.

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5 Downloads (Pure)
2018

Atomic-layer deposited Nb2O5 as transparent passivating electron contact for c-Si solar cells

Macco, B., Black, L. E., Melskens, J., van de Loo, B. W. H., Berghuis, W. J. H., Verheijen, M. A. & Kessels, W. M. M., 1 Sep 2018, In : Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells. 184, p. 98-104 7 p.

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22 Citations (Scopus)
114 Downloads (Pure)

Atomic-layer deposited passivation schemes for c-Si solar cells

van de Loo, B. W. H., Macco, B., Melskens, J., Verheijen, M. A. & Kessels, W. M. M. E., 25 May 2018, 2017 IEEE 44th Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, PVSC 2017. Piscataway: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, p. 1-6 6 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)
121 Downloads (Pure)

Effective passivation of silicon surfaces by ultrathin atomic-layer deposited niobium oxide

Macco, B., Bivour, M., Deijkers, J. H., Basuvalingam, S. B., Black, L. E., Melskens, J., van de Loo, B. W. H., Berghuis, W. J. H., Hermle, M. & Kessels, W. M. M., 11 Jun 2018, In : Applied Physics Letters. 112, 24, 242105.

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6 Citations (Scopus)
61 Downloads (Pure)

Explorative studies of novel silicon surface passivation materials: considerations and lessons learned

Black, L. E., van de Loo, B. W. H., Macco, B., Melskens, J., Berghuis, W. J. H. & Kessels, W. M. M., 15 Dec 2018, In : Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells. 188, p. 182-189 8 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)
184 Downloads (Pure)
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2 Citations (Scopus)
56 Downloads (Pure)

Metastable hydrogenated amorphous silicon (a-Si:H) as reversible programmable photonic material

Mohammed, M. A., Stabile, R., Melskens, J., Kessels, W. M. M. & Raz, O., 26 Nov 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterAcademic

Passivating contacts for crystalline silicon solar cells: from concepts and materials to prospects

Melskens, J., van de Loo, B. W. H., Macco, B., Black, L. E., Smit, S. & Kessels, W. M. M., 1 Mar 2018, In : IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics. 8, 2, p. 373-388 16 p.

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95 Citations (Scopus)
1424 Downloads (Pure)

Passivating electron-selective contacts for silicon solar cells based on an a-Si: H/TiOx stack and a low work function metal

Cho, J., Melskens, J., Debucquoy, M., Recamán Payo, M., Jambaldinni, S., Bearda, T., Gordon, I., Szlufcik, J., Kessels, W. M. M. & Poortmans, J., 1 Oct 2018, In : Progress in Photovoltaics: Research and Applications. 26, 10, p. 835-845 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

14 Citations (Scopus)

Status and prospects for atomic layer Deposited metal oxide thin films in passivating contacts for c-Si photovoltaics

Macco, B., van de Loo, B. W. H., Melskens, J., Smit, S. & Kessels, W. M. M., 25 May 2018, 2017 IEEE 44th Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, PVSC 2017. Piscataway: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, p. 1-6 6 p.

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2019

On the effect of atomic layer deposited Al2O3 on the environmental degradation of hybrid perovskite probed by positron annihilation spectroscopy

Koushik, D., Naziris, F., Melskens, J., Nusteling, A., Zardetto, V., Schut, H., Kessels, W. M. M., Eijt, S. W. H. & Creatore, M., 14 May 2019, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry C. 7, 18, p. 5275-5284 10 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Performance and thermal stability of an a-Si:H/TiOx/Yb stack as an electron-selective contact in silicon heterojunction solar cells

Cho, J., Melskens, J., Payo, M. R., Debucquoy, M., Radhakrishnan, H. S., Gordon, I., Szlufcik, J., Kessels, W. M. M. & Poortmans, J., 25 Feb 2019, In : ACS Applied Energy Materials. 2, 2, p. 1393-1404 12 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Silicon surface passivation by transparent conductive zinc oxide

van de Loo, B. W. H., Macco, B., Melskens, J., Beyer, W. & Kessels, E., 14 Mar 2019, In : Journal of Applied Physics. 125, 10, 9 p., 105305.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
25 Downloads (Pure)
2020

Metastable refractive index manipulation in hydrogenated amorphous silicon for reconfigurable photonics

Mohammed, M. A., Melskens, J., Stabile, R., Pagliano, F., Li, C., Kessels, W. M. M. & Raz, O., 1 Mar 2020, In : Advanced Optical Materials. 8, 6, 11 p., 1901680.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
20 Downloads (Pure)

On the accuracy of the Cox-Strack equation and method for contact resistivity determination

van Rijnbach, M., Hueting, R. J. E., Stodolny, M., Janssen, G., Melskens, J. & Schmitz, J., 1 Apr 2020, In : IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices. 67, 4, p. 1757-1763 7 p., 9031713.

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Self-aligned local contact opening and n+ diffusion by single-step laser doping from POx/Al2O3 passivation stacks

Black, L. E., Ernst, M., Theeuwes, R. J., Melskens, J., Macdonald, D. & Kessels, W. M. M., 1 Nov 2020, In : Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells. 217, 7 p., 110717.

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