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Materials 2017, 10(7), 837; https://doi.org/10.3390/ma10070837

Effects of Annealing Conditions on Mixed Lead Halide Perovskite Solar Cells and Their Thermal Stability Investigation

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Wide Bandgap Semiconductor Technology Disciplines State Key Laboratory, School of Microelectronics, Xidian University, Xi’an 710071, China
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College of Physics and Optoelectronics Technology, Baoji University of Arts and Sciences, Baoji 721016, China
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Shaanxi Joint Key Laboratory of Graphene, Xidian University, Xi’an 710071, China
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Received: 11 June 2017 / Revised: 9 July 2017 / Accepted: 14 July 2017 / Published: 21 July 2017
(This article belongs to the Section Energy Materials)
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In this work, efficient mixed organic cation and mixed halide (MA0.7FA0.3Pb(I0.9Br0.1)3) perovskite solar cells are demonstrated by optimizing annealing conditions. AFM, XRD and PL measurements show that there is a better perovskite film quality for the annealing condition at 100 °C for 30 min. The corresponding device exhibits an optimized PCE of 16.76% with VOC of 1.02 V, JSC of 21.55 mA/cm2 and FF of 76.27%. More importantly, the mixed lead halide perovskite MA0.7FA0.3Pb(I0.9Br0.1)3 can significantly increase the thermal stability of perovskite film. After being heated at 80 °C for 24 h, the PCE of the MA0.7FA0.3Pb(I0.9Br0.1)3 device still remains at 70.00% of its initial value, which is much better than the control MAPbI3 device, where only 46.50% of its initial value could be preserved. We also successfully fabricated high-performance flexible mixed lead halide perovskite solar cells based on PEN substrates. View Full-Text
Keywords: perovskite solar cells; annealing condition; film quality; thermal stability perovskite solar cells; annealing condition; film quality; thermal stability
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Yang, H.; Zhang, J.; Zhang, C.; Chang, J.; Lin, Z.; Chen, D.; Xi, H.; Hao, Y. Effects of Annealing Conditions on Mixed Lead Halide Perovskite Solar Cells and Their Thermal Stability Investigation. Materials 2017, 10, 837.

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