Patent Number: 8,067,259

Title: Method of producing high performance photovoltaic and thermoelectric nanostructured bulk and thin films

Abstract: Embodiments of the invention provide methods of forming photovoltaic or thermoelectric materials, including photovoltaic or thermoelectric films. In one embodiment, the invention provides a method of forming a photovoltaic material, the method comprising: depositing an inorganic capped nanoparticle solution onto a substrate; and heating the substrate.

Inventors: Landry; Daniel (Clifton Park, NY), Perera; Susanthri (Cohoes, NY)

Assignee: Evident Technologies

International Classification: H01L 21/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2020-11-29 0:00:00