Dye-sensitized solar cells using natural dyes extracted from plumeria and celosia cristata flowers / Siti Noraini Abu Bakar … [et al.]

Abu Bakar, Siti Noraini and Abdullah, Huda and Mohamad Mahbor, Kamisah and Kamarullah, Shahida Hanum (2016) Dye-sensitized solar cells using natural dyes extracted from plumeria and celosia cristata flowers / Siti Noraini Abu Bakar … [et al.]. Scientific Research Journal, 13 (1). pp. 72-82. ISSN 1675-7009

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Abstract

In this study, extracted plumeria and celosia cristata flowers have been used as the sensitizer for dye-sensitized solar cells (DSSC). The cells were fabricated using Ti0₂ as a semiconductor layer deposited on transparent Indium doped tin oxide (ITO) conductive glass using a spin coating technique. The films with dyes were characterized by UV-VIS absorption spectra. The photovoltaic properties of DSSC were studied under an incident irradiation of 100 mW/cm². The I-V characteristic curves of all fabricated cells were measured and analysed. The energy conversion efficiency (ƞ) of the cells consisting of plumeria extract and celosia cristata extract was 3.73 x lO⁻⁶ and 1.18 x10⁻⁷, respectively.

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Item Type: Article
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Abu Bakar, Siti Noraini
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Abdullah, Huda
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Mohamad Mahbor, Kamisah
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Kamarullah, Shahida Hanum
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Subjects: T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics. Nuclear engineering > Devices for production of electricity by direct energy conversion
Divisions: Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam > Research Management Centre (RMC)
Journal or Publication Title: Scientific Research Journal
UiTM Journal Collections: UiTM Journal > Scientific Research Journal (SRJ)
ISSN: 1675-7009
Volume: 13
Number: 1
Page Range: pp. 72-82
Official URL: https://srj.uitm.edu.my/
Item ID: 16133
Uncontrolled Keywords: Ti02 films, natural dyes, spin coating, dye-sensitizer solar cell
URI: https://ir.uitm.edu.my/id/eprint/16133

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