Dr Chang   Yan
Research Fellow

Dr Chang Yan

Engineering
Sch: PV & Renewable Energ

Dr Chang Yan is a lecturer/ research fellow at the School of Photovoltaic and Renewable Energy Engineering, UNSW. His research focuses on harvest solar energy via developing an earth-abundant non-toxic Cu2ZnSnS4 (CZTS) photovoltaic technology.  

Phone
+61413047266
Location
Level 2, TETB, UNSW

Publications

  • Book Chapters | 2017
    Dr Chang Yan
    Hao X-J; Chen J; Li W; Liu F-Y; Yan C; Tadich A, 2017, 'Electronic Structure of Cu2ZnSn1-xGexS4 New Energy Materials Probed by Soft X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy', in Materials in Environmental Engineering, pp. 329 - 338, http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/9783110516623-031
  • Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Chang Yan
    Li J; Huang J; Li K; Zeng Y; Zhang Y; Sun K; Yan C; Xue C; Chen C; Chen T; Green MA; Tang J; Hao X, 2021, 'Defect-Resolved Effective Majority Carrier Mobility in Highly Anisotropic Antimony Chalcogenide Thin-Film Solar Cells', Solar RRL, vol. 5, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/solr.202000693
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Chang Yan
    Wang A; Chang NL; Sun K; Xue C; Egan RJ; Li J; Yan C; Huang J; Rong H; Ramsden C; Hao X, 2021, 'Analysis of manufacturing cost and market niches for Cu2ZnSnS4(CZTS) solar cells', Sustainable Energy and Fuels, vol. 5, pp. 1044 - 1058, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d0se01734e
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Chang Yan
    He M; Huang J; Li J; Jang JS; Suryawanshi UP; Yan C; Sun K; Cong J; Zhang Y; Kampwerth H; Suryawanshi MP; Kim J; Green MA; Hao X, 2021, 'Systematic Efficiency Improvement for Cu2ZnSn(S,Se)4 Solar Cells By Double Cation Incorporation with Cd and Ge', Advanced Functional Materials, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adfm.202104528
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Chang Yan
    He M; Zhang X; Huang J; Li J; Yan C; Kim J; Chen YS; Yang L; Cairney JM; Zhang Y; Chen S; Kim J; Green MA; Hao X, 2021, 'High Efficiency Cu2ZnSn(S,Se)4 Solar Cells with Shallow LiZn Acceptor Defects Enabled by Solution-Based Li Post-Deposition Treatment', Advanced Energy Materials, vol. 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/aenm.202003783
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Chang Yan
    He M; Yan C; Li J; Suryawanshi MP; Kim J; Green MA; Hao X, 2021, 'Kesterite Solar Cells: Insights into Current Strategies and Challenges', Advanced Science, vol. 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/advs.202004313
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Chang Yan
    Fan P; Xie Z; Liang G; Ishaq M; Chen S; Zheng Z; Yan C; Huang J; Hao X; Zhang Y; Su Z, 2021, 'High-efficiency ultra-thin Cu2ZnSnS4 solar cells by double-pressure sputtering with spark plasma sintered quaternary target', Journal of Energy Chemistry, vol. 61, pp. 186 - 194, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jechem.2021.01.026
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Chang Yan
    He G; Yan C; Li J; Yuan X; Sun K; Huang J; Sun H; He M; Zhang Y; Stride JA; Green MA; Hao X, 2020, '11.6% Efficient Pure Sulfide Cu(In,Ga)S2 Solar Cell through a Cu-Deficient and KCN-Free Process', ACS Applied Energy Materials, vol. 3, pp. 11974 - 11980, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsaem.0c02158
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Chang Yan
    Su Z; Liang G; Fan P; Luo J; Zheng Z; Xie Z; Wang W; Chen S; Hu J; Wei Y; Yan C; Huang J; Hao X; Liu F, 2020, 'Device Postannealing Enabling over 12% Efficient Solution-Processed Cu2ZnSnS4 Solar Cells with Cd2+ Substitution', Advanced Materials, vol. 32, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adma.202000121
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Chang Yan
    Xiao H; Chen Z; Sun K; Yan C; Xiao J; Jiang L; Hao X; Lai Y; Liu F, 2020, 'Sol-gel solution-processed Cu2SrSnS4 thin films for solar energy harvesting', Thin Solid Films, vol. 697, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tsf.2020.137828
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Chang Yan
    Zeng Y; Sun K; Huang J; Nielsen MP; Ji F; Sha C; Yuan S; Zhang X; Yan C; Liu X; Deng H; Lai Y; Seidel J; Ekins-Daukes N; Liu F; Song H; Green M; Hao X, 2020, 'Quasi-Vertically-Orientated Antimony Sulfide Inorganic Thin-Film Solar Cells Achieved by Vapor Transport Deposition', ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, vol. 12, pp. 22825 - 22834, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsami.0c02697
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Chang Yan
    Xue C; Huang J; Sun K; Yan C; Kampwerth H; Hao X, 2020, 'Revealing Nanoscale Domains in Cu2ZnSnS4 Thin Films by Catalyzed Chemical Etching', Physica Status Solidi - Rapid Research Letters, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pssr.202000283
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Chang Yan
    Song N; Green MA; Sun K; Hu Y; Yan C; Hao X, 2020, 'Epitaxial growth of Cu2ZnSnS4 thin film on Si by radio frequency magnetron sputtering', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 116, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.5136289
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Chang Yan
    Cui X; Sun K; Huang J; Yun JS; Lee CY; Yan C; Sun H; Zhang Y; Xue C; Eder K; Yang L; Cairney JM; Seidel J; Ekins-Daukes NJ; Green M; Hoex B; Hao X, 2019, 'Cd-Free Cu2ZnSnS4 solar cell with an efficiency greater than 10% enabled by Al2O3 passivation layers', Energy and Environmental Science, vol. 12, pp. 2751 - 2764, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c9ee01726g
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Chang Yan
    Sun K; Yan C; Huang J; Liu F; Li J; Sun H; Zhang Y; Cui X; Wang A; Fang Z; Cong J; Lai Y; Green MA; Hao X, 2019, 'Beyond 10% efficiency Cu2ZnSnS4 solar cells enabled by modifying the heterojunction interface chemistry', Journal of Materials Chemistry A, vol. 7, pp. 27289 - 27296, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c9ta09576d
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Chang Yan
    Zhang Y; Huang J; Yan C; Sun K; Cui X; Liu F; Liu Z; Zhang X; Liu X; Stride JA; Green MA; Hao X, 2019, 'High open-circuit voltage CuSbS2 solar cells achieved through the formation of epitaxial growth of CdS/CuSbS2 hetero-interface by post-annealing treatment', Progress in Photovoltaics: Research and Applications, vol. 27, pp. 37 - 43, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pip.3061
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Chang Yan
    Kang L; Zhao L; Jiang L; Yan C; Sun K; Ng BK; Gao C; Liu F, 2018, 'In situ growth of CuSbS2 thin films by reactive co-sputtering for solar cells', Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing, vol. 84, pp. 101 - 106, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mssp.2018.05.004
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Chang Yan
    Park J; Huang J; Yun J; Liu F; Ouyang Z; Sun H; Yan C; Sun K; Kim K; Seidel J; Chen S; Green MA; Hao X, 2018, 'The Role of Hydrogen from ALD-Al2O3 in Kesterite Cu2ZnSnS4 Solar Cells: Grain Surface Passivation', Advanced Energy Materials, vol. 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/aenm.201701940
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Chang Yan
    Sun K; Yan C; Huang J; Sun K; Sun H; Jiang L; Deng X; Stride J; Hao X; Liu F, 2018, 'Minority lifetime and efficiency improvement for CZTS solar cells via Cd ion soaking and post treatment', Journal of Alloys and Compounds, vol. 750, pp. 328 - 332, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2018.03.401
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Chang Yan
    Lunardi MM; Moore S; Alvarez-Gaitan JP; Yan C; Hao X; Corkish R, 2018, 'A comparative life cycle assessment of chalcogenide/Si tandem solar modules', Energy, vol. 145, pp. 700 - 709, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.energy.2017.12.130
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Chang Yan
    Di Y; Zeng Q; Huang C; Tang D; Sun K; Yan C; Wang Y; Ke S; Jiang L; Hao X; Lai Y; Liu F, 2018, 'Thermal-evaporated selenium as a hole-transporting material for planar perovskite solar cells', Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, vol. 185, pp. 130 - 135, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solmat.2018.05.022
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Chang Yan
    Park J; Huang J; Sun K; Ouyang Z; Liu F; Yan C; Sun H; Pu A; Green M; Hao X, 2018, 'The effect of thermal evaporated MoO3 intermediate layer as primary back contact for kesterite Cu2ZnSnS4 solar cells', Thin Solid Films, vol. 648, pp. 39 - 45, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tsf.2018.01.012
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Chang Yan
    Sun K; Huang J; Yan C; Pu A; Liu F; Sun H; Liu X; Fang Z; Stride JA; Green M; Hao X, 2018, 'Self-assembled nanometer-scale ZnS structure at the CZTS/ZnCdS heterointerface for high-efficiency wide band gap Cu 2 ZnSnS 4 solar cells', Chemistry of Materials, vol. 30, pp. 4008 - 4016, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.chemmater.8b00009
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Chang Yan
    Cui X; Sun K; Huang J; Lee CY; Yan C; Sun H; Zhang Y; Liu F; Hossain MA; Zakaria Y; Wong LH; Green M; Hoex B; Hao X, 2018, 'Enhanced Heterojunction Interface Quality to Achieve 9.3% Efficient Cd-Free Cu2ZnSnS4 Solar Cells Using Atomic Layer Deposition ZnSnO Buffer Layer', Chemistry of Materials, vol. 30, pp. 7860 - 7871, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.chemmater.8b03398
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Chang Yan
    Yan C; Huang J; Sun K; Johnston S; Zhang Y; Sun H; Pu A; He M; Liu F; Eder K; Yang L; Cairney JM; Ekins-Daukes NJ; Hameiri Z; Stride JA; Chen S; Green MA; Hao X, 2018, 'Cu2ZnSnS4 solar cells with over 10% power conversion efficiency enabled by heterojunction heat treatment', Nature Energy, vol. 3, pp. 764 - 764, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41560-018-0206-0
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Chang Yan
    Huang J; Yan C; Sun K; Liu F; Sun H; Pu A; Liu X; Green M; Hao X, 2018, 'Boosting the kesterite Cu2ZnSnS4 solar cells performance by diode laser annealing', Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, vol. 175, pp. 71 - 76, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solmat.2017.10.009
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Chang Yan
    Sun K; Liu F; Huang J; Yan C; Song N; Sun H; Xue C; Zhang Y; Pu A; Shen Y; Stride JA; Green M; Hao X, 2018, 'Flexible kesterite Cu2ZnSnS4 solar cells with sodium-doped molybdenum back contacts on stainless steel substrates', Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, vol. 182, pp. 14 - 20, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solmat.2018.02.036
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Chang Yan
    Hu L; Zhang Z; Patterson RJ; Hu Y; Chen W; Chen C; Li D; Hu C; Ge C; Chen Z; Yuan L; Yan C; Song N; Teh ZL; Conibeer GJ; Tang J; Huang S, 2018, 'Achieving high-performance PbS quantum dot solar cells by improving hole extraction through Ag doping', Nano Energy, vol. 46, pp. 212 - 219, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nanoen.2018.01.047
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Chang Yan
    Kang L; Zhao L; Jiang L; Yan C; Sun K; Ng BK; Gao C; Liu F, 2018, 'In situ growth of CuSbS2 thin films by reactive co-sputtering for solar cells', MATERIALS SCIENCE IN SEMICONDUCTOR PROCESSING, vol. 84, pp. 101 - 106, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mssp.2018.05.004
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Chang Yan
    Cui H; Liu X; Sun L; Liu F; Yan C; Hao X, 2017, 'Fabrication of efficient Cu 2 ZnSnS 4 solar cells by sputtering single stoichiometric target', Coatings, vol. 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/coatings7020019
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Chang Yan
    Cazzaniga A; Crovetto A; Yan C; Sun K; Hao X; Ramis Estelrich J; Canulescu S; Stamate E; Pryds N; Hansen O; Schou J, 2017, 'Ultra-thin Cu2ZnSnS4 solar cell by pulsed laser deposition', Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, vol. 166, pp. 91 - 99, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solmat.2017.03.002
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Chang Yan
    Yan C; Sun K; Huang J; Johnston S; Liu F; Veettil BP; Sun K; Pu A; Zhou F; Stride JA; Green MA; Hao X, 2017, 'Beyond 11% Efficient Sulfide Kesterite Cu2ZnxCd1–xSnS4 Solar Cell: Effects of Cadmium Alloying', ACS Energy Letters, vol. 2, pp. 930 - 936, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsenergylett.7b00129
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Chang Yan
    Park J; Ouyang Z; Yan C; Sun K; Sun H; Liu F; Green M; Hao X, 2017, 'Hybrid Ag Nanowire-ITO as Transparent Conductive Electrode for Pure Sulfide Kesterite Cu2ZnSnS4 Solar Cells', Journal of Physical Chemistry C, vol. 121, pp. 20597 - 20604, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b05776
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Chang Yan
    Yan C; Sun K; Liu F; Huang J; Zhou F; Hao X, 2017, 'Boost Voc of pure sulfide kesterite solar cell via a double CZTS layer stacks', Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, vol. 160, pp. 7 - 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solmat.2016.09.027
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Chang Yan
    Pu A; Ma F; Yan C; Huang J; Sun K; Green M; Hao X, 2017, 'Sentaurus modelling of 6.9% Cu2ZnSnS4 device based on comprehensive electrical & optical characterization', Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, vol. 160, pp. 372 - 381, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solmat.2016.10.053
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Chang Yan
    Sun H; Sun KW; Huang JL; Yan C; Liu FY; Park JS; Pu A; Stride J; Green M; Hao XJ, 2017, 'Efficiency Enhancement of Kesterite Cu2ZnSnS4 Solar Cells via Solution-Processed Ultrathin Tin Oxide Intermediate Layer at Absorber/Buffer Interface', ACS Applied Energy Materials, vol. 1, pp. 154 - 160, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsaem.7b00044
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Chang Yan
    Liu F; Yan C; Sun K; Zhou F; Hao X; Green MA, 2017, 'Light-Bias-Dependent External Quantum Efficiency of Kesterite Cu2ZnSnS4 Solar Cells', ACS Photonics, vol. 4, pp. 1684 - 1690, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsphotonics.7b00151
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Chang Yan
    Liu F; Huang J; Sun K; Yan C; Shen Y; Park J; Pu A; Zhou F; Liu X; Stride JA; Green MA; Hao X, 2017, 'Beyond 8% ultrathin kesterite Cu2ZnSnS4 solar cells by interface reaction route controlling and self-organized nanopattern at the back contact', NPG Asia Mater, vol. 9, pp. e401, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/am.2017.103
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Chang Yan
    Teymouri A; Pillai S; Ouyang Z; Hao X; Liu F; Yan C; Green MA, 2017, 'Low-temperature solution processed random silver nanowire as a promising replacement for indium tin oxide', ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, vol. 9, pp. 34093 - 34100, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsami.7b13085
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Chang Yan
    Liu F; Yan C; Huang J; Sun K; Zhou F; Stride JA; Green MA; Hao X, 2016, 'Nanoscale Microstructure and Chemistry of Cu2ZnSnS4/CdS Interface in Kesterite Cu2ZnSnS4 Solar Cells', Advanced Energy Materials, vol. 6, pp. n/a - n/a, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/aenm.201600706
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Chang Yan
    Sun K; Yan C; Liu F; Huang J; Zhou F; Stride JA; Green M; Hao X, 2016, 'Over 9% Efficient Kesterite Cu2ZnSnS4 Solar Cell Fabricated by Using Zn1–xCdxS Buffer Layer', Advanced Energy Materials, vol. 6, pp. n/a - n/a, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/aenm.201600046
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Chang Yan
    Liu X; Huang J; Zhou F; Liu F; Sun K; Yan C; Stride JA; Hao X, 2016, 'Understanding the Key Factors of Enhancing Phase and Compositional Controllability for 6% Efficient Pure-Sulfide Cu2ZnSnS4 Solar Cells Prepared from Quaternary Wurtzite Nanocrystals', Chemistry of Materials, vol. 28, pp. 3649 - 3658, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.chemmater.5b04620
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Chang Yan
    Tong Z; Zhang K; Sun K; Yan C; Liu F; Jiang L; Lai Y; Hao X; Li J, 2016, 'Modification of absorber quality and Mo-back contact by a thin Bi intermediate layer for kesterite Cu2ZnSnS4 solar cells', Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, vol. 144, pp. 537 - 543, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solmat.2015.09.066
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Chang Yan
    Yan C; Liu F; Sun K; Song N; Stride JA; Zhou F; Hao X; Green M, 2016, 'Boosting the efficiency of pure sulfide CZTS solar cells using the In/Cd-based hybrid buffers', Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, vol. 144, pp. 700 - 706, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solmat.2015.10.019
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Chang Yan
    Crovetto A; Yan C; Iandolo B; Zhou F; Stride J; Schou J; Hao X; Hansen O, 2016, 'Lattice-matched Cu2ZnSnS4/CeO2 solar cell with open circuit voltage boost', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 109, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4971779
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Chang Yan
    Sun K; Liu F; Yan C; Zhou F; Huang J; Shen Y; Liu R; Hao X, 2016, 'Influence of sodium incorporation on kesterite Cu2ZnSnS4 solar cells fabricated on stainless steel substrates', Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, vol. 157, pp. 565 - 571, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solmat.2016.07.036
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Chang Yan
    TONG ZF; YANG J; YAN C; HAO MM; LIU FY; JIANG LX; LAI YQ; LI J; LIU YX, 2016, 'Synthesis of Cu2ZnSnS4 thin film from mixed solution of Cu2SnS3 nanoparticles and Zn ions', Transactions of Nonferrous Metals Society of China (English Edition), vol. 26, pp. 2102 - 2108, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1003-6326(16)64282-6
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Chang Yan
    Lai Y; Zhao L; Gao C; Kang L; Yan C; Jiang L; Liu F, 2016, 'Fabrication of Cu2ZnSn(S,Se)4 thin film solar cells by selenization of reactively sputtered precursors', Materials Letters, vol. 182, pp. 336 - 339, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matlet.2016.07.017
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Chang Yan
    Zhao L; Di Y; Yan C; Liu F; Cheng Z; Jiang L; Hao X; Lai Y; Li J, 2016, 'In situ growth of SnS absorbing layer by reactive sputtering for thin film solar cells', RSC Advances, vol. 6, pp. 4108 - 4115, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c5ra24144h
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Chang Yan
    Liu F; Shen S; Zhou F; Song N; Wen X; Stride JA; Sun K; Yan C; Hao X, 2015, 'Kesterite Cu2ZnSnS4 thin film solar cells by a facile DMF-based solution coating process', Journal of Materials Chemistry C, vol. 3, pp. 10783 - 10792, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c5tc01750e
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Chang Yan
    Gu E; Yan C; Liu F; Liu Y; Su Z; Zhang K; Chen Z; Li J; Liu Y, 2015, 'Cu2ZnSnS4 thin film solar cells from coated nanocrystals ink', Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, vol. 26, pp. 1932 - 1939, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10854-014-2632-5
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Chang Yan
    Liu X; Zhou F; Song N; Huang J; Yan C; Liu F; Sun K; Stride JA; Hao X; Green MA, 2015, 'Exploring the application of metastable wurtzite nanocrystals in pure-sulfide Cu2ZnSnS4 solar cells by forming nearly micron-sized large grains', Journal of Materials Chemistry A, vol. 3, pp. 23185 - 23193, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C5TA05813A
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Chang Yan
    Li W; Chen J; Yan C; Hao X, 2015, 'The effect of ZnS segregation on Zn-rich CZTS thin film solar cells', Journal of Alloys and Compounds, vol. 632, pp. 178 - 184, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2015.01.205
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Chang Yan
    Liu F; Zeng F; Song N; Jiang L; Han Z; Su Z; Yan C; Wen X; Hao X; Liu Y, 2015, 'Kesterite Cu2ZnSn(S,Se)4 Solar Cells with beyond 8% Efficiency by a Sol–Gel and Selenization Process', ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, pp. null - null, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsami.5b01151
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Chang Yan
    Zhou F; Zeng F; Liu X; Liu F; Song N; Yan C; Pu A; Park J; Sun K; Hao X, 2015, 'Improvement of Jsc in a Cu2ZnSnS4 Solar Cell by Using a Thin Carbon Intermediate Layer at the Cu2ZnSnS4/Mo Interface', ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, vol. 7, pp. 22868 - 22873, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsami.5b05652
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Chang Yan
    Chen J; Li W; Yan C; Huang S; Hao X, 2015, 'Studies of compositional dependent Cu2Zn(GexSn1-x)S4 thin films prepared by sulfurizing sputtered metallic precursors', Journal of Alloys and Compounds, vol. 621, pp. 154 - 161, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2014.09.097
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Chang Yan
    Liu Y; Hao M; Yang J; Jiang L; Yan C; Huang C; Tang D; Liu F; Liu Y, 2014, 'Colloidal synthesis of Cu2FeSnSe4 nanocrystals for solar energy conversion', Materials Letters, vol. 136, pp. 306 - 309, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matlet.2014.08.072
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Chang Yan
    Tong Z; Yan C; Su Z; Zeng F; Yang J; Li Y; Jiang L; Lai Y; Liu F, 2014, 'Effects of potassium doping on solution processed kesterite Cu2ZnSnS4 thin film solar cells', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 105, pp. - - -, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4903500
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Chang Yan
    Han C; Yang J; Yan C; Li Y; Liu F; Jiang L; Ye J; Liu Y, 2014, 'The electrochemical self-assembly of hierarchical dendritic Bi2Se3 nanostructures', CrystEngComm, vol. 16, pp. 2823 - 2834, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C3CE42056F
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Chang Yan
    Cui H; Liu X; Liu F; Hao X; Song N; Yan C, 2014, 'Boosting Cu2ZnSnS4 solar cells efficiency by a thin Ag intermediate layer between absorber and back contact', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 104, pp. 041115 - 041115-4, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4863951
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Chang Yan
    Zhang K; Su Z; Zhao L; Yan C; Liu F; Cui H; Hao X; Liu Y, 2014, 'Improving the conversion efficiency of Cu2ZnSnS4 solar cell by low pressure sulfurization', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 104, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4870508
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Chang Yan
    Yan C; Liu F; Song N; Ng BK; Stride JA; Tadich A; Hao X, 2014, 'Band alignments of different buffer layers (CdS, Zn(O,S), and In2S3) on Cu2ZnSnS4', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 104, pp. - - -, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4873715
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Chang Yan
    Li W; Chen J; Yan C; Liu F; Hao X, 2014, 'Transmission electron microscopy analysis for the process of crystallization of Cu2ZnSnS4 film from sputtered Zn/CuSn precursor', Nanotechnology, vol. 25, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0957-4484/25/19/195701
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Chang Yan
    Liu F; Sun K; Li W; Yan C; Cui H; Jiang L; Hao X; Green MA, 2014, 'Enhancing the Cu2ZnSnS4 solar cell efficiency by back contact modification: Inserting a thin TiB2 intermediate layer at Cu2ZnSnS4/Mo interface', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 104, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4863736
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Chang Yan
    Yan C; Chen J; Liu F; Song N; Cui H; Ng BK; Stride JA; Hao X, 2014, 'Kesterite Cu2ZnSnS4 solar cell from sputtered Zn/(Cu & Sn) metal stack precursors', Journal of Alloys and Compounds, vol. 610, pp. -486 - -491, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2014.05.004
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Chang Yan
    Liu Y; Yang J; Gu E; Cao T; Su Z; Jiang L; Yan C; Hao X; Liu F; Liu Y, 2014, 'Colloidal synthesis and characterisation of Cu3SbSe3 nanocrystals', Journal of Materials Chemistry A, vol. 2, pp. 6363 - 6367, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C4TA00085D
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Chang Yan
    Sun K; Su Z; Yan C; Liu F; Cui H; Jiang L; Shen Y; Hao X; Liu Y, 2014, 'Flexible Cu2ZnSnS4 solar cells based on successive ionic layer adsorption and reaction method', RSC Advances, vol. 4, pp. 17703 - 17708, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c3ra47823h
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Chang Yan
    Lai Y; Han C; Yan C; Liu F; Li J; Liu Y, 2013, 'Thermodynamic analysis on metal selenides electrodeposition', Journal of Alloys and Compounds, vol. 557, pp. 40 - 46, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2012.12.150
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Chang Yan
    Yan C; Gu E; Liu F; Lai Y; Li J; Liu Y, 2013, 'Colloidal synthesis and characterizations of wittichenite copper bismuth sulphide nanocrystals', Nanoscale, vol. 5, pp. 1789 - 1792, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C3NR33268C
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Chang Yan
    Su Z; Yan C; Sun K; Han Z; Liu F; Liu J; Lai Y; Li J; Liu Y, 2012, 'Preparation of Cu2ZnSnS4 thin films by sulfurizing stacked precursor thin films via successive ionic layer adsorption and reaction method', Applied Surface Science, vol. 258, pp. 7678 - 7682, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apsusc.2012.04.120
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Chang Yan
    Su Z; Yan C; Tang D; Sun K; Han Z; Liu F; Lai Y; Li J; Liu Y, 2012, 'Fabrication of Cu2ZnSnS4 nanowires and nanotubes based on AAO templates', CrystEngComm, vol. 14, pp. 782 - 785, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C2CE06236D
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Chang Yan
    Yan C; Su Z; Gu E; Cao T; Yang J; Liu J; Liu F; Lai Y; Li J; Liu Y, 2012, 'Solution-based synthesis of chalcostibite (CuSbS2) nanobricks for solar energy conversion', RSC Advances, vol. 2, pp. 10481 - 10484, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C2RA21554C
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Chang Yan
    Yan C; Huang C; Yang J; Liu F; Liu J; Lai Y; Li J; Liu Y, 2012, 'Synthesis and characterizations of quaternary Cu2FeSnS4 nanocrystals', Chemical Communications, vol. 48, pp. 2603 - 2605, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C2CC16972J
    Journal articles | 2011
    Dr Chang Yan
    Yan C; Liu FY; Lai YQ; Li Y; Li J; Liu YX, 2011, 'Structure and electrical property of CuInS 2 thin films deposited by DC reactive magnetron sputtering', Wuji Cailiao Xuebao/Journal of Inorganic Materials, vol. 26, pp. 1287 - 1292, http://dx.doi.org/10.3724/SP.J.1077.2011.01287
    Journal articles | 2011
    Dr Chang Yan
    Yan Chang and Liu Fang-Yang and Lai Yan-Qing and Li Jie and Liu Ye-Xiang , 2011, 'Cu 2 Si x Sn 1− x S 3 Thin Films Prepared by Reactive Magnetron Sputtering For Low-Cost Thin Film Solar Cells', Chinese Physics Letters, vol. 28, pp. 108801, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0256-307X/28/10/108801
    Journal articles | 2011
    Dr Chang Yan
    Zhang K; Liu FY; Lai YQ; Li Y; Yan C; Zhang ZA; Li J; Liu YX, 2011, 'In situ growth and characterization of Cu2ZnSnS4 thin films by reactive magnetron co-sputtering for solar cells', Wuli Xuebao/Acta Physica Sinica, vol. 60
    Journal articles | 2010
    Dr Chang Yan
    Liu F; Li Y; Zhang K; Wang B; Yan C; Lai Y; Zhang Z; Li J; Liu Y, 2010, 'In situ growth of Cu2ZnSnS4 thin films by reactive magnetron co-sputtering', Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, vol. 94, pp. 2431 - 2434, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solmat.2010.08.003
  • Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Chang Yan
    Cui X; Hao X; Sun K; Huang J; Lee CY; Yan C; Sun H; Zhang Y; Green M; Hoex B, 2019, 'High-efficient Cd-free CZTS solar cells achieved by nanoscale atomic layer deposited aluminium oxide', in Conference Record of the IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, IEEE, pp. 2482 - 2484, presented at 2019 IEEE 46th Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), 16 June 2019 - 21 June 2019, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PVSC40753.2019.8980884
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Chang Yan
    Sun H; Huang J; Yun JS; Sun K; Yan C; Liu F; Park J; Pu A; Seidel J; Stride JA; Green M; Hao X, 2019, 'Solution-processed ultrathin SnO2 passivation of Absorber/Buffer Heterointerface and Grain Boundaries for High Efficiency Kesterite Cu2ZnSnS4 Solar Cells', in Conference Record of the IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, IEEE, pp. 2503 - 2506, presented at 2019 IEEE 46th Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), 16 June 2019 - 21 June 2019, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PVSC40753.2019.8980836
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Chang Yan
    Sun K; Yan C; Liu F; Hao X, 2018, 'Towards 9% sulfide CZTS solar cells fabricated by a sol-gel process', in 2018 IEEE 7th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion, WCPEC 2018 - A Joint Conference of 45th IEEE PVSC, 28th PVSEC and 34th EU PVSEC, pp. 856 - 858, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PVSC.2018.8548131
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Chang Yan
    Cui X; Sun K; Lee CY; Yan C; Sun H; Zhang Y; Liu F; Green M; Hoex B; Hao X, 2018, 'ALD ZnSnO buffer layer for enhancing heterojunction interface quality of CZTS solar cells', in 2018 IEEE 7th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion, WCPEC 2018 - A Joint Conference of 45th IEEE PVSC, 28th PVSEC and 34th EU PVSEC, pp. 1511 - 1513, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PVSC.2018.8547988
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Chang Yan
    Huang S; Hu L; Patterson R; Zhang Z; Yuan L; Chen W; Hu Y; Chen Z; Gao Y; Teh ZL; Yan C; Conibeer GJ, 2018, 'Improving hole extraction for PbS quantum dot solar cells', in 2018 IEEE 7th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion, WCPEC 2018 - A Joint Conference of 45th IEEE PVSC, 28th PVSEC and 34th EU PVSEC, pp. 2756 - 2758, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PVSC.2018.8547703
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Chang Yan
    Huang J; Yan C; Sun K; Liu F; Green M; Hao X, 2018, 'Understanding the effect of Cadmium alloying in high-efficiency sulphide kesterite Cu2ZnxCd1-xSnS4 solar cell by PDS and HRSTEM', in 2018 IEEE 7th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion, WCPEC 2018 - A Joint Conference of 45th IEEE PVSC, 28th PVSEC and 34th EU PVSEC, pp. 827 - 830, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PVSC.2018.8547410
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Chang Yan
    Sun K; Yan C; Huang J; Liu F; Sun H; Pu A; Green M; Hao X, 2018, 'Boosting the efficiency of kesterite Cu2ZnSnS4 solar cells by optimizing the heterojunction interface quality', in 2018 IEEE 7th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion, WCPEC 2018 - A Joint Conference of 45th IEEE PVSC, 28th PVSEC and 34th EU PVSEC, pp. 3048 - 3050, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PVSC.2018.8548125
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Chang Yan
    Huang J; Yan C; Sun K; Liu F; Green M; Hao X, 2018, 'Understanding the effect of Cadmium alloying in high-efficiency sulphide kesterite Cu2ZnxCd1-xSnS4 solar cell by PDS and HRSTEM', in 2018 IEEE 7TH WORLD CONFERENCE ON PHOTOVOLTAIC ENERGY CONVERSION (WCPEC) (A JOINT CONFERENCE OF 45TH IEEE PVSC, 28TH PVSEC & 34TH EU PVSEC), IEEE, Waikoloa, HI, pp. 0827 - 0830, presented at 7th IEEE World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion (WCPEC) / A Joint Conference of 45th IEEE PVSC / 28th PVSEC / 34th EU PVSEC, Waikoloa, HI, 10 June 2018 - 15 June 2018, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000469200400189&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Chang Yan
    Sun K; Yan C; Liu F; Hao X, 2018, 'Towards 9% sulfide CZTS solar cells fabricated by a sol-gel process', in 2018 IEEE 7TH WORLD CONFERENCE ON PHOTOVOLTAIC ENERGY CONVERSION (WCPEC) (A JOINT CONFERENCE OF 45TH IEEE PVSC, 28TH PVSEC & 34TH EU PVSEC), IEEE, Waikoloa, HI, pp. 0856 - 0858, presented at 7th IEEE World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion (WCPEC) / A Joint Conference of 45th IEEE PVSC / 28th PVSEC / 34th EU PVSEC, Waikoloa, HI, 10 June 2018 - 15 June 2018, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000469200400196&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Chang Yan
    Yan C; Huang J; Sun K; Zhang Y; Green MA; Hao X, 2018, 'Efficiency Improvement of High Band Gap Cu2ZnSnS4 Solar Cell Achieved by Silver Incorporation', in 2018 IEEE 7th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion, WCPEC 2018 - A Joint Conference of 45th IEEE PVSC, 28th PVSEC and 34th EU PVSEC, IEEE, Waikoloa Village, HI, USA, pp. 3709 - 3711, presented at World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion (WCPEC-7)2018, Waikoloa Village, HI, USA, 10 June 2018 - 15 June 2018, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PVSC.2018.8547906
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Dr Chang Yan
    Park J; Zi O; Yan C; Green M; Hao X, 2017, 'Mechanical transfer of pre-annealed Ag nanowire network on ITO electrode for Cu2ZnSnS4 solar cells', in 2017 IEEE 44th Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, PVSC 2017, pp. 116 - 119, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PVSC.2017.8366316
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Dr Chang Yan
    Song N; Chen J; Yan C; Wen X; Hao X; Green MA, 2017, 'Effect of a ZnS intermediate layer on properties of Cu2ZnSnS4 films from sputtered Zn/CuSn precursors on Si (100) substrate', in 2017 IEEE 44th Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, PVSC 2017, pp. 1714 - 1718, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PVSC.2017.8366320
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Dr Chang Yan
    Sun K; Huang J; Johnston S; Yan C; Liu F; Hao X; Green M, 2017, 'Towards 10% State-of-the-Art Pure Sulfide Cu2ZnSnS4 Solar Cell by modifying the Interface Chemistry', in 2017 IEEE 44TH PHOTOVOLTAIC SPECIALIST CONFERENCE (PVSC), IEEE, Washington, DC, pp. 2213 - 2215, presented at IEEE 44th Photovoltaic Specialist Conference (PVSC), Washington, DC, 25 June 2017 - 30 June 2017, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000455636002052&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Dr Chang Yan
    Hao X; Sun K; Yan C; Liu F; Huang J; Pu A; Green M, 2017, 'Large Voc improvement and 9.2% efficient pure sulfide Cu2ZnSnS4 solar cells by heterojunction interface engineering', in 2017 IEEE 44th Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, PVSC 2017, pp. 3295 - 3299, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PVSC.2017.8366493
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Dr Chang Yan
    Hao X; Sun K; Yan C; Liu F; Huang J; Pu A; Green M, 2016, 'Large Voc improvement and 9.2% efficient pure sulfide Cu2ZnSnS4 solar cells by heterojunction interface engineering', in Conference Record of the IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, Portland, OR, USA, pp. 2164 - 2168, presented at 2016 IEEE 43rd Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), Portland, OR, USA, 05 June 2016 - 10 June 2016, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PVSC.2016.7750017
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Dr Chang Yan
    Song N; Chen J; Yan C; Wen X; Hao X; Green MA, 2016, 'Effect of a ZnS intermediate layer on properties of Cu2ZnSnS4 films from sputtered Zn/CuSn precursors on Si (100) substrate', in Conference Record of the IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, Portland, OR, USA, pp. 1516 - 1518, presented at 2016 IEEE 43rd Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), Portland, OR, USA, 05 June 2016 - 10 June 2016, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PVSC.2016.7749871
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Dr Chang Yan
    Hao X-J; Chen J; Li W; Liu F-Y; Yan C; Tadich A, 2016, 'Electronic Structure of Cu2ZnSn1-xGexS4 New Energy Materials Probed by Soft X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy', in Haeri H (ed.), MATERIALS IN ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING, WALTER DE GRUYTER GMBH, Chengdu, PEOPLES R CHINA, pp. 325 - 334, presented at 4th Annual International Conference on Material Science and Environmental Engineering (MSEE), Chengdu, PEOPLES R CHINA, 16 December 2016 - 18 December 2016, http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/9783110516623-031
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Dr Chang Yan
    Park J; Zi O; Yan C; Green M; Hao X, 2016, 'Mechanical transfer of pre-annealed Ag nanowire network on ITO electrode for Cu2ZnSnS4 solar cells', in Conference Record of the IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, pp. 1503 - 1505, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PVSC.2016.7749868
    Conference Papers | 2014
    Dr Chang Yan
    Chen J; Yan C; Li W; Song N; Liu F; Huang S; Hao X; Green MA, 2014, 'Cu2ZnSnS4 thin film solar cell fabricated by magnetron sputtering and sulfurization', in Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings, http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/opl.2014.271
    Conference Papers | 2014
    Dr Chang Yan
    Cui H; Liu X; Hao X; Liu F; Song N; Li W; Yan C; Conibeer G; Green M, 2014, 'Improvement of Mo/Cu2ZnSnS4 interface for Cu2ZnSnS4 (CZTS) thin film solar cell application', in Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings, http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/opl.2014.208
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Dr Chang Yan
    Gu E; Yan C; Liu F; Lai Y; Li J; Liu Y, 2013, 'Cu2ZnSnS4 film fabricated by nanocrystal-ink coating approach and its photoelectric conversion property', in Advanced Optoelectronics for Energy and Environment, AOEE 2013, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/aoee.2013.asa3a.43

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