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Reply to 'Revisiting photocarrier lifetimes in photovoltaics'

Pivrikas, A., Philippa, B., White, R.D. and Juška, G. (2016) Reply to 'Revisiting photocarrier lifetimes in photovoltaics'. Nature Photonics, 10 (9). p. 563.

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We agree with Stranks and Petrozza that long photocarrier lifetimes should be sought(1). From the device performance perspective, the photocarrier lifetime needs to be longer than the extraction (transit) time to ensure lossless charge transport(2).

Item Type: Journal Article
Murdoch Affiliation(s): School of Engineering and Information Technology
Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
Copyright: © 2016 Macmillan Publishers Limited
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