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Table Of Contents
Preface Editors Contributors Section I: Materials Conjugated Polymers as Electron Donors in Organic Solar Cells; Yan Zhou and Siyi Wang Donor and Acceptor Functionalized Silsesquioxane Nanostructures for Organic-Based Photovoltaic Devices; Hemali Rathnayake and John Ferguson Next-Generation Transparent Electrode Materials for Organic Solar Cells; Kuan Sun, Yijie Xia, and Jianyong Ouyang Section II: Modeling Relating Synthesis Parameters to the Morphology of the Photoactive Layer in Organic Photovoltaic Solar Cells Using Molecular Dynamics Simulations; S. M. Mortuza and Soumik Banerjee Insights Obtained from Modeling of Organic Photovoltaics: Morphology, Interfaces, and Coupling with Charge Transport; Rajeev Kumar, Jan-Michael Carrillo, Monojoy Goswami, and Bobby G. Sumpter Section III: Morphology, Interface, Charge Transport, and Defect States Photoexcited Carrier Dynamics in Organic Solar Cells; Soh Ryuzaki and Jun Onoe Defect States in Organic Photovoltaic Materials, Thin Films, and Devices; John A. Carr and Sumit Chaudhary Interfacial Materials toward Efficiency Enhancement of Polymer Solar Cells; Zhiqiang Zhao, Wenfeng Zhang, Xuemei Zhao, and Shangfeng Yang Nanophase Separation in Organic Solar Cells; Wei Chen, Feng Liu, Ondrej E. Dyck, Gerd Duscher, Huipeng Chen, Mark D. Dadmun, Wei You, Qiquan Qiao, Zhengguo Xiao, Jinsong Huang, Wei Ma, Harald Ade, Jong K. Keum, Adam J. Rondinone, Karren L. More, and Jihua Chen Engineering of Active Layer Nanomorphology via Fullerene Ratios and Solvent Additives for Improved Charge Transport in Polymer Solar Cells; Swaminathan Venkatesan, Evan Ngo, and Qiquan Qiao Section IV: Devices Inorganic-Organic Nanocomposites and Their Assemblies for Solar Energy Conversion; Jaehan Jung, Ming He, and Zhiqun Lin Organic Tandem Solar Cells; Ning Li, Tayebeh Ameri, and Christoph J. Brabec Graphene-Based Polymer and Organic Solar Cells; Reg Bauld, Faranak Sharifi, and Giovanni Fanchini Index
Qiquan Qiao is associate professor of electrical engineering at South Dakota State University (SDSU), Brookings, USA. Widely published and highly decorated, Dr. Qiao has authored more than 60 peer-reviewed papers in leading journals and received the 2014 F O Butler Award for Excellence in Research at SDSU, 2012 3M Faculty Award and the College of Engineering Young Investigator Award, 2010 US NSF CAREER, 2009 Bergmann Memorial Award from the US-Israel Bi-National Science Foundation, 2006 American Society of Mechanical Engineers Solar Energy Division Graduate Student Research Award, and 2006 Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Students Abroad.