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Research Output 1992 2019

2019
1 Citation (Scopus)

Enhanced kinetics of CO2 electro-reduction on a hollow gas bubbling electrode in molten ternary carbonates

Gao, M., Deng, B., Chen, Z., Tao, M. & Wang, D., Mar 1 2019, In : Electrochemistry Communications. 100, p. 81-84 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbonates
Molten materials
Gases
Electrodes
Kinetics

Low-cost spray-deposited ZrO 2 for antireflection in Si solar cells

Shin, W. J., Huang, W. H. & Tao, M., May 15 2019, In : Materials Chemistry and Physics. 230, p. 37-43 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sprayers
Solar cells
solar cells
Costs
Optical properties

Sulfurization of hematite Fe2O3 and anatase TiO2 by annealing in H2S

Shin, W. J., Granados, A. H., Huang, W. H., Hu, H. & Tao, M., Jan 15 2019, In : Materials Chemistry and Physics. 222, p. 152-158 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hematite
hematite
anatase
Titanium dioxide
Annealing
2018

A control strategy for improved efficiency in direct-coupled photovoltaic systems through load management

Azzolini, J. A. & Tao, M., Dec 1 2018, In : Applied Energy. 231, p. 926-936 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

photovoltaic system
Costs
cost
Electric potential
DC-DC converters

A spiking-resistant all-al rear-junction n-type Si solar cell

Wang, L., Sun, W. C., Tracy, C. J., Tao, M., Liu, Y., Wang, X. & Xing, G., May 25 2018, 2017 IEEE 44th Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, PVSC 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Solar cells
Electrodes
Electroplating
Ionic Liquids
Photolithography
3 Citations (Scopus)

Cathodic reaction kinetics for CO2 capture and utilization in molten carbonates at mild temperatures

Gao, M., Deng, B., Chen, Z., Tao, M. & Wang, D., Mar 1 2018, In : Electrochemistry Communications. 88, p. 79-82 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbonates
Reaction kinetics
Molten materials
Carbon
Kinetics

Communication—light-induced plating of aluminum on silicon in a lewis acidic chloroaluminate ionic liquid

Wang, L., Huang, W. H., Shin, W. J., Tao, M., Deng, B. & Wang, D., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of the Electrochemical Society. 165, 9, p. D381-D383

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ionic Liquids
Silicon
Aluminum
plating
Ionic liquids

Low-cost spray deposited ZrO2 for passivation and antireflection on p-type Si

Shin, W. J., Wang, L. & Tao, M., May 25 2018, 2017 IEEE 44th Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, PVSC 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Passivation
Costs
Optical properties
Capacitance measurement
Voltage measurement

Recovery of valuable and toxic metals from crystalline-Si modules

Huang, W. H., Shin, W. J., Wang, L. & Tao, M., May 25 2018, 2017 IEEE 44th Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, PVSC 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Poisons
Metals
Crystalline materials
Recovery
Electrowinning

Removal of surface states on Si(1 0 0) by valence-mending passivation

Tao, M., Dec 31 2018, In : Applied Surface Science. 462, p. 8-17 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Surface states
Passivation
Chalcogens
Semiconductor materials
Sulfur

Simulation of a Load-Managing Photovoltaic System

Azzolini, J. A. & Tao, M., Nov 26 2018, 2018 IEEE 7th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion, WCPEC 2018 - A Joint Conference of 45th IEEE PVSC, 28th PVSEC and 34th EU PVSEC. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 1158-1162 5 p. 8547717

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electric potential
DC-DC converters
Electricity
Switches
Costs
2017
8 Citations (Scopus)

A climate rationale for research and development on photovoltaics manufacture

Ravikumar, D., Wender, B., Seager, T., Fraser, M. & Tao, M., Mar 1 2017, In : Applied Energy. 189, p. 245-256 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

research and development
Greenhouse gases
greenhouse gas
climate
manufacturing

A load-managing photovoltaic system for electric vehicle charging

Azzolini, J. A. & Tao, M., Jul 26 2017, 2017 IEEE Transportation and Electrification Conference and Expo, ITEC 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 737-741 5 p. 7993361

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

electric vehicle
Electric vehicles
Costs
Electricity
costs
15 Citations (Scopus)

Strategy and technology to recycle wafer-silicon solar modules

Huang, W. H., Shin, W. J., Wang, L., Sun, W. C. & Tao, M., Mar 1 2017, In : Solar Energy. 144, p. 22-31 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Silicon wafers
Recycling
Metals
Electrowinning
Sheet resistance
2016
1 Citation (Scopus)

A spiking-resistant all-Al rear-junction n-type Si solar cell

Wang, L., Sun, W. C., Tracy, C. J., Tao, M., Liu, Y., Wang, X. & Xing, G., Nov 18 2016, 2016 IEEE 43rd Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, PVSC 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2016-November. p. 2986-2989 4 p. 7750210

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Solar cells
Electrodes
Electroplating
Photolithography
Ionic liquids

A Zn↔ZnO loop for terawatt-scale storage of solar electricity

Tao, M., Nov 18 2016, 2016 IEEE 43rd Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, PVSC 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2016-November. p. 2011-2014 4 p. 7749981

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electricity
Metals
Electrolytic cells
Oxides
Distributed power generation
1 Citation (Scopus)

First-principles study of sulfur atom doping and adsorption on α–Fe2O3 (0001) film

An, J., Wanaguru, P., Xia, C., Tao, M. & Zhang, Q., Sep 7 2016, In : Physics Letters, Section A: General, Atomic and Solid State Physics. 380, 38, p. 3149-3154 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sulfur
adsorption
atoms
hematite
adatoms
1 Citation (Scopus)

Low-cost spray deposited ZrO2 for passivation and antireflection on p-type Si

Shin, W. J., Wang, L. & Tao, M., Nov 18 2016, 2016 IEEE 43rd Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, PVSC 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2016-November. p. 2971-2974 4 p. 7750206

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Passivation
Costs
Optical properties
Capacitance measurement
Voltage measurement

Preface

Gloeckler, M., Tiwari, A. N., Yamada, A., Yan, Y., Kim, J. Y., Miyasaka, T., Mora-Sero, I., Zhu, K., Andersson, M., Manca, J. V., Palomares, E., Vandewal, K., Li, T., Mastro, M., Tao, M. & Wang, Q., 2016, In : Materials Research Society Symposium - Proceedings. 1771, p. xiii

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2 Citations (Scopus)

Recovery of valuable and toxic metals from crystalline-Si modules

Huang, W. H., Shin, W. J., Wang, L. & Tao, M., Nov 18 2016, 2016 IEEE 43rd Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, PVSC 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2016-November. p. 3602-3605 4 p. 7750344

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Crystalline materials
Recovery
Metals
Electrowinning
Voltammetry
1 Citation (Scopus)

Valence-mending passivation of Si(100) surface: Principle, practice and application

Tao, M., 2016, Solid State Phenomena. Trans Tech Publications Ltd, Vol. 242. p. 51-60 10 p. (Solid State Phenomena; vol. 242).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Passivation
passivity
valence
Surface states
Dangling bonds
2015
Controllers
Solar refrigeration
Costs
Electricity
Power electronics

A new method for bulk passivation in multicrystalline-Si by sulfur

Saha, A., Zhang, H., Sun, W. C. & Tao, M., Dec 14 2015, 2015 IEEE 42nd Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, PVSC 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7355743

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Sulfur
Passivation
Hydrogen
Annealing
Carrier lifetime
Silicon solar cells
Silver
Recovery
Environmental impact
Profitability
5 Citations (Scopus)

A simple green process to recycle Si from crystalline-Si solar cells

Huang, W. H. & Tao, M., Dec 14 2015, 2015 IEEE 42nd Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, PVSC 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7356259

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Solar cells
Crystalline materials
Ingots
Feedstocks
Recycling

Efficiency dispersion in production of crystalline-Si solar cells by numerical simulation

Wang, L., Zhang, H., Sun, W. C. & Tao, M., Dec 14 2015, 2015 IEEE 42nd Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, PVSC 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7355740

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Solar cells
Crystalline materials
Computer simulation
Furnaces
Temperature
4 Citations (Scopus)

Electroplated Al as the front electrode in crystalline-Si solar cells

Sun, W. C., Zhang, H., Wang, L., Tracy, C. J. & Tao, M., Dec 14 2015, 2015 IEEE 42nd Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, PVSC 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7355874

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Silicon solar cells
Aluminum
Crystalline materials
Electrodes
Electroplating
5 Citations (Scopus)

Electroplating of aluminium on silicon in an ionic liquid

Sun, W. C., Han, X. & Tao, M., 2015, In : ECS Electrochemistry Letters. 4, 4, p. D5-D7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bauxite deposits
Ionic Liquids
Electroplating
Silicon
Aluminum
4 Citations (Scopus)

Grain boundary passivation in multicrystalline silicon using hydrogen sulfide

Saha, A., Zhang, H., Sun, W. C. & Tao, M., 2015, In : ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology. 4, 7, p. P186-P189

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrogen Sulfide
Hydrogen sulfide
Silicon
Passivation
Grain boundaries
2014
11 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of Al/Si junctions on Si(100) wafers with chemical vapor deposition-based sulfur passivation

Zhang, H. F., Saha, A., Sun, W. C. & Tao, M., 2014, In : Applied Physics A: Materials Science and Processing. 116, 4, p. 2031-2038 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sulfur
Passivation
passivity
energy methods
Chemical vapor deposition

Final remarks

Tao, M., 2014, SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology. 9781447156420 ed. Springer Verlag, p. 105-107 3 p. (SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology; no. 9781447156420).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Solar cells
Physics
Costs
Solar Cells
Costs and Cost Analysis

Manufacturing of wafer-Si solar cells and modules

Tao, M., 2014, SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology. 9781447156420 ed. Springer Verlag, p. 47-60 14 p. (SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology; no. 9781447156420).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Quartz
Solar Cells
Wafer
Solar cells
Manufacturing
4 Citations (Scopus)

Non-vacuum electroplated al for n-side electrode in Si solar cells

Sun, W. C., Han, X., Zhang, H., Tracy, C. J. & Tao, M., Oct 15 2014, 2014 IEEE 40th Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, PVSC 2014. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 2533-2537 5 p. 6925446

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Solar cells
Ionic Liquids
Electrodes
Deposits
Ionic liquids

Pathways to terawatt solar photovoltaics

Tao, M., 2014, SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology. 9781447156420 ed. Springer Verlag, p. 81-103 23 p. (SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology; no. 9781447156420).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Pathway
Solar cells
Technology
Costs and Cost Analysis
Costs

Physics of solar cells

Tao, M., 2014, SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology. 9781447156420 ed. Springer Verlag, p. 21-45 25 p. (SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology; no. 9781447156420).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Physics
Solar Cells
Solar cells
Solid state physics
Solid state devices
Solar cells
Silver
Aluminum
Silicon
Electrodes

Preface

Tao, M., 2014, In : SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology. 9781447156420, p. v-vii

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Roadblocks to terawatt solar photovoltaics

Tao, M., 2014, SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology. 9781447156420 ed. Springer Verlag, p. 61-79 19 p. (SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology; no. 9781447156420).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Technology
Electricity
Natural resources
Solar cells
Raw materials

Status of solar photovoltaics

Tao, M., 2014, SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology. 9781447156420 ed. Springer Verlag, p. 9-20 12 p. (SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology; no. 9781447156420).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Solar cells
Solar Cells
Technology
Costs and Cost Analysis
Costs
1 Citation (Scopus)

Terawatt solar photovoltaics: Roadblocks and opportunities

Tao, M., 2014, SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology. 9781447156420 ed. Springer Verlag, (SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology; no. 9781447156420).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The grand energy challenge

Tao, M., 2014, SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology. 9781447156420 ed. Springer Verlag, p. 1-7 7 p. (SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology; no. 9781447156420).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Infrastructure
Energy

Zn as the protective layer for Cu electrode in wafer-Si solar cells

Han, X., Zhou, B., Yang, D. & Tao, M., Oct 15 2014, 2014 IEEE 40th Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, PVSC 2014. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 2481-2485 5 p. 6925433

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Solar cells
Sheet resistance
Annealing
Electrodes
Thermodynamic stability
2013
4 Citations (Scopus)

Al and F codoped ZnO by a novel co-spray deposition technique for solar cells applications

Zhou, B., Han, X. & Tao, M., 2013, Conference Record of the IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 1195-1198 4 p. 6744354

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Solar cells
Sheet resistance
Deionized water
Lime
Structural properties
6 Citations (Scopus)

Impurity segregation in electrochemical processes and its application to electrorefining of ultrapure silicon

Tao, M., Feb 1 2013, In : Electrochimica Acta. 89, p. 688-691 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Silicon
Impurities
Anodes
Cathodes
Electrodes

Low-cost ultrapure (>99.9999%) solar-grade Si by electrorefining

Han, X., Zhou, B. & Tao, M., 2013, Conference Record of the IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 506-510 5 p. 6744200

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Impurities
Electrodes
Molten materials
Costs
Solar cells

Natural resource limitations to terawatt-scale solar photovoltaics

Tao, C. S., Jiang, J. & Tao, M., 2013, Proceedings of the 20th International Workshop on Active-Matrix Flatpanel Displays and Devices: TFT Technologies and FPD Materials, AM-FPD 2013. p. 211-214 4 p. 6617818

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Natural resources
Solar cells
Raw materials
Substitution reactions
Earth (planet)

Preface

Claeys, C., Iwai, H., Tao, M., Murota, J. & Deleonibus, S., 2013, In : Unknown Journal. 58, 9

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Solar cells
Aluminum
Silicon
Electrodes
Silver
44 Citations (Scopus)

Tuning the band gap of hematite α-Fe2O3 by sulfur doping

Xia, C., Jia, Y., Tao, M. & Zhang, Q., Oct 30 2013, In : Physics Letters, Section A: General, Atomic and Solid State Physics. 377, 31-33, p. 1943-1947 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hematite
optical absorption
sulfur
tuning
solar cells
2012
4 Citations (Scopus)

A greener electrodeposition recipe for ZnO films in terawatt photovoltaics

Zhou, B., Han, X., Feng, Q. & Tao, M., Sep 1 2012, In : Thin Solid Films. 520, 22, p. 6730-6733 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrodeposition
electrodeposition
transmittance
Opacity
Light absorption