Patent Number: 8,715,537

Title: Molecular precursor methods and materials for optoelectronics

Abstract: This invention relates to compounds and compositions used to prepare semiconductor and optoelectronic materials and devices. This invention provides a range of compounds, compositions, materials and methods directed ultimately toward photovoltaic applications, as well as devices and systems for energy conversion, including solar cells. In particular, this invention relates to molecular precursor compounds, precursor materials and methods for preparing photovoltaic layers and thin films thereof.

Inventors: Fujdala; Kyle L. (San Jose, CA), Chomitz; Wayne A. (Oakland, CA), Zhu; Zhongliang (San Jose, CA), Kuchta; Matthew C. (San Francisco, CA)

Assignee: Precursor Energetics, Inc.

International Classification: H01B 1/04 (20060101); B32B 15/20 (20060101); H01L 21/02 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/06/12018