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Multi-anchored sensitizers for dye-sensitized solar cells

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Abstract

In this review we cover the current progress on multi-anchored sensitizers for dye-sensitized solar cells, including the variation of the molecular structure, type of anchor (cyanoacrylic acid, carboxylic acid, rhodanine-3-acetic acid and pyridyl anchors via a type I indirect electron injection mechanism; catechol anchors via a type II indirect electron injection mechanism; and hybrid anchors), and variation of the number of anchors. The influence of these structural variations on the cell performance is discussed.

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The article was received on 13 Mar 2017, accepted on 01 May 2017 and first published on 02 May 2017


Article type: Review Article
DOI: 10.1039/C7SE00141J
Citation: Sustainable Energy Fuels, 2017,1, 969-985
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    Multi-anchored sensitizers for dye-sensitized solar cells

    Y. Chen and J. T. Lin, Sustainable Energy Fuels, 2017, 1, 969
    DOI: 10.1039/C7SE00141J

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