ZnO nanorod-based solar textiles for smart clothing

Youngjin Chae, Eunae Kim

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Abstract

OBJECTIVE A solar textile for smart clothing was fabricated. Among various type of solar cells, Stainless wire based Dye sensitized solar cell (DSSC) was chosen by considering the optimum physical characteristics (ie: light weight and flexibility) as a clothing material. With the advantage of its wide band-gap, high electronic mobility and reduced recombination, ZnO Nanorod was directly grown on to the flexible stainless steel wire substrate. Several approaches were made to achieve a higher efficiency by considering the practical usage as a power source for the smart clothing.

Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 2013
Event2013 Spring Technical Conference of the Fiber Society - Geelong, VIC, Australia
Duration: 2013 May 222013 May 24

Other

Other2013 Spring Technical Conference of the Fiber Society
CountryAustralia
CityGeelong, VIC
Period13/5/2213/5/24

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Materials Science(all)

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