Publications

Publications

Papers

* denotes corresponding author

53. M. Napari, T. N. Huq, R. L. Z. Hoye,* J. L. MacManus-Driscoll.* Nickel oxide thin films grown by chemical deposition techniques: potential and challenges in next-generation rigid and flexible device applications. Infomat, 2020, Just Accepted. DOI: 10.1002/INF2.12146
Invited review article

52. R. L. Z. Hoye,* A. Fakharuddin, D. N. Congreve, J. Wang, L. Schmidt-Mende. Light emission from perovskite materials. APL Materials, 20208(7), 070401.
Editorial for special issue on perovskite emitters. Authors are guest editors

51. R. A. Jagt, T. N. Huq, S. A. Hill, M. Thway, T. Liu, M. Napari, B. Roose, K. Gałkowski, W. Li, S. F. Lin, S. D. Stranks, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, R. L. Z. Hoye.* Rapid Vapor-Phase Deposition of High-Mobility p-Type Buffer Layers on Perovskite Photovoltaics for Efficient Semi-Transparent DevicesACS Energy Letters2020, 5, 2456-2465. Raw data
Highlighted in press releases from ImperialCambridge, PV Magazine and other news outlets

50. R. D. Raninga, R. A. Jagt, S. Béchu, T. N. Huq, W. Li, M. Nikolka, Y.-H. Lin, M. Sun, Z. Li, W. Li, M. Bouttemy, M. Frégnaux, H. J. Snaith, P. Schulz, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, R. L. Z. Hoye.* Strong performance enhancement in lead-halide perovskite solar cells through rapid, atmospheric deposition of n-type buffer layer oxidesNano Energy2020, 75, 104946. Raw data
Equal contribution

49. R. A. Jagt, T. N. Huq, K. M. Börsig, D. Sauven, L. C. Lee, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, R. L. Z. Hoye.* Controlling the preferred orientation of layered BiOI solar absorbersJournal of Materials Chemistry C2020, Advance Article. DOI: 10.1039/D0TC02076A Raw data
Included in the Journal of Materials Chemistry C 2020 Emerging Investigators and HOT papers collections.

48. Y. Peng, F. Li, Y. Wang, Y. Li, R. L. Z. Hoye, L. Feng, K. Xia, V. Pecunia.* Enhanced photoconversion efficiency in cesium-antimony-halide perovskite derivatives by tuning crystallographic dimensionalityApplied Materials Today202019, 100637. 

47. J. Gan, R. L. Z. Hoye, Y. Ievskaya, L. Vines, A. T. Marin, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll,* E. V. Monakhov.* Elucidating the origin of external quantum efficiency losses in cuprous oxide solar cells through defect analysisSolar Energy Materials and Solar Cells2020209, 110418. 

46. T. N. Huq, L. C. Lee, L. Eyre, W. Li, R. A. Jagt, C. Kim, S. Fearn, V. Pecunia, F. Deschler, J. L. MacManus‐Driscoll, R. L. Z. Hoye.* Electronic Structure and Optoelectronic Properties of Bismuth Oxyiodide Robust against Percent‐Level Iodine‐, Oxygen‐, and Bismuth‐Related Surface DefectsAdvanced Functional Materials202030(13), 1909983. Raw data
Equal contribution

45. F. Li, Y. Wang, K. Xia, R. L. Z. Hoye, V. Pecunia.* Microstructural and photoconversion efficiency enhancement of compact films of lead-free perovskite derivative Rb3Sb2I9Journal of Materials Chemistry A20208(8), 4396-4406.

44. R. Gonzalez-Rodriguez, V. C. P. Costa, G. Delport, K. Frohna, R. L. Z. Hoye, S. D. Stranks, J. L. Coffer.* Structural and spectroscopic studies of a nanostructured silicon–perovskite interfaceNanoscale202012(7), 4498-4505.

43. Y. Li, R. L. Z. Hoye,* H.-H. Gao, L. Yan, X. Zhang, Y. Zhou, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll,* J. Gan.* Over 20% Efficiency in Methylammonium Lead Iodide Perovskite Solar Cells with Enhanced Stability via “in Situ Solidification” of the TiO2 Compact LayerACS Applied Materials & Interfaces202012(6), 7135-7143.

42. M. Napari,* T. N. Huq, T. Maity, D. Gomersall, K. M. Niang, A. Barthel, J. E. Thompson, S. Kinnunen, K. Arstila, T. Sajavaara, R. L. Z. Hoye, A. J. Flewitt, J. L. MacManus‐Driscoll. Antiferromagnetism and p‐type conductivity of nonstoichiometric nickel oxide thin filmsInfomat20202(4), 769-774. Raw data

41. M. Shin, S.-W. Nam, A. Sadhanala, R. Shivanna, M. Anaya, A. Jiménez-Solano, H. Yoon, S. Jeon, S. D. Stranks, R. L. Z. Hoye,* B. Shin.* Understanding the Origin of Ultrasharp Sub-bandgap Luminescence from Zero-Dimensional Inorganic Perovskite Cs4PbBr6ACS Applied Energy Materials20203(1), 192-199. 

40. S. Ahmad,* A. Sadhanala, R. L. Z. Hoye, V. Andrei, Md. H. Modarres, B. Zhao, J. Rongé, R. H. Friend, M. De Volder.* Triple-Cation-Based Perovskite Photocathodes with AZO Protective Layer for Hydrogen Production ApplicationsACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 201911(26), 23198-23206.

39. J. Gan,* J. He, R. L. Z. Hoye, A. Mavlonov, F. Raziq, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, X. Wu, S. Li, X. Zu, Y. Zhan, X. Zhang, L. Qiao.* α-CsPbI3 Colloidal Quantum Dots: Synthesis, Photodynamics, and Photovoltaic ApplicationsACS Energy Letters20194(6), 1308-1320. 

38. R. L. Z. Hoye,*,† M.-L. Lai, M. Anaya, Y. Tong, K. Gałkowski, T. Doherty, W. Li, T. N. Huq, S. Mackowski, L. Polavarapu, J. Feldmann, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, R. H. Friend, A. S. Urban, S. D. Stranks.* Identifying and reducing interfacial losses to enhance color-pure electroluminescence in blue-emitting perovskite nanoplatelet light-emitting diodesACS Energy Letters20194(5), 1181-1188. Raw data (with supporting information)
Equal contribution

37. B. Zhao, L. C. Lee, L. Yang, A. J. Pearson, H. Lu, X.-J. She, L. Cui, K. H. L. Zhang, R. L. Z. Hoye, A. Karani, P. Xu, A. Sadhanala, N. C. Greenham, R. H. Friend, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll,* D. Di.* In situ atmospheric deposition of ultrasmooth nickel oxide for efficient perovskite solar cellsACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 201810(49), 41849-41854. 

36. W. Li, K. Jiang, Z. Li, S. Gong, R. L. Z. Hoye, Z. Hu, Y. Song, C. Tian, J. Kim, K. H. L. Zhang, S. Cho, J. L. MacManus‐Driscoll.* Origin of improved photoelectrochemical water splitting in mixed perovskite oxidesAdvanced Energy Materials20188(31), 1801972. 

35. T. Cossuet, J. Resende, L. Rapenne, O. Chaix‐Pluchery, C. Jiménez, G. Renou, A. J. Pearson, R. L. Z. Hoye, D. Blanc‐Pelissier, N. D. Nguyen, E. Appert, D. Muñoz‐Rojas, V. Consonni,* J.-L. Deschanvres.* ZnO/CuCrO2 Core–Shell Nanowire Heterostructures for Self‐Powered UV Photodetectors with Fast ResponseAdvanced Functional Materials201828(43), 1803142. 

34. S. D. Stranks,* R. L. Z. Hoye, D. Di, R. H. Friend,* F. Deschler.* The physics of light emission in halide perovskite devicesAdvanced Materials, 201931(47), 1803336.
Ranked in the top 0.1% of Materials Science articles by Web of Science for 2020.

33. B. J. Bohn, Y. Tong, M. Gramlich, M.-L. Lai, M. Döblinger, K. Wang, R. L. Z. Hoye, P. Müller-Buschbaum, S. D. Stranks, A. S. Urban,* L. Polavarapu,* J. Feldmann.* Boosting tunable blue luminescence of halide perovskite nanoplatelets through postsynthetic surface trap repairNano Letters, 201818(8), 5231-5238.
Equal contribution
Paper cited >100 times. Ranked in the top 1% of Materials Science and Chemistry articles for 2019-2020 by Web of Science.

32. V. Andrei, R. L. Z. Hoye, M. Crespo‐Quesada, M. Bajada, S. Ahmad, M. De Volder, R. H. Friend, E. Reisner.* Scalable Triple Cation Mixed Halide Perovskite–BiVO4 Tandems for Bias‐Free Water Splitting. Advanced Energy Materials20188(25), 1801403. 

31. L. C. Lee, T. N. Huq, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, R. L. Z. Hoye.* Research Update: Bismuth-based perovskite-inspired photovoltaic materialsAPL Materials20186(8), 084502.
Featured article and highlighted in Scilights, the news service for the American Institute of Physics.

30. R. L. Z. Hoye,* L. Eyre, F. Wei, F. Brivio, A. Sadhanala, S. Sun, W. Li, K. H. L. Zhang, J. L. MacManus‐Driscoll, P. D. Bristowe, R. H. Friend,* A. K. Cheetham,* F. Deschler.* Fundamental Carrier Lifetime Exceeding 1 µs in Cs2AgBiBr6 Double PerovskiteAdvanced Materials Interfaces20185(15), 1800464.
One of the most accessed papers in the journal for 2019-2020.

29. R. L. Z. Hoye,*,† K. A. Bush, F. Oviedo, S. E. Sofia, M. Thway, X. Li, Z. Liu, J. Jean, J. P. Mailoa, A. Osherov, S. F. Lin, A. F. Palmstrom, V. Bulović, M. D. McGehee, I. M. Peters, T. Buonassisi.* Developing a robust recombination contact to realize monolithic perovskite tandems with industrially common p-type silicon solar cellsIEEE Journal of Photovoltaics20188(4), 1023-1028.
Equal contribution

28. S. Nagane, D. Ghosh, R. L. Z. Hoye, B. Zhao, S. Ahmad, A. B. Walker, Md. S. Islam,* S. Ogale,* A. Sadhanala.* Lead-free perovskite semiconductors based on germanium–tin solid solutions: structural and optoelectronic propertiesThe Journal of Physical Chemistry C2018122(11), 5940-5947.

27. J. Y. Zhang, W. Li, R. L. Z. Hoye, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, M. Budde, O. Bierwagen, L. Wang, Y. Du, M. J. Wahila, L. F. J. Piper, T.-L. Lee, H. J. Edwards, V. R. Dhanak, K. H. L. Zhang.* Electronic and transport properties of Li-doped NiO epitaxial thin filmsJournal of Materials Chemistry C20186(9), 2275-2282. 

26. F. Bai, Y. Zhang, Z. Duan, R. L. Z. Hoye, M. Trevor, Y. Li, M. Li.* Broadband antireflection property of silicon nanocone arrays with porous sidewalls fabricated by Ag-catalyzed etchingAIP Advances20177(9), 095006. 

25. A. Polizzotti, A. Faghaninia, J. R. Poindexter, L. Nienhaus, V. Steinmann, R. L. Z. Hoye, A. Felten, A. Deyine, N. M. Mangan, J.-P. Correa-Baena, S. S. Shin, S. Jaffer, M. G. Bawendi, C. Lo, T. Buonassisi.* Improving the carrier lifetime of tin sulfide via prediction and mitigation of harmful point defectsThe Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters20178(15), 3661-3667.

24. R. L. Z. Hoye,* L. C. Lee, R. C. Kurchin, T. N. Huq, K. H. L. Zhang, M. Sponseller, L. Nienhaus, R. E. Brandt, J. Jean, J. A. Polizzotti, A. Kursumović, M. G. Bawendi, V. Bulović, V. Stevanović, T. Buonassisi,* J. L. MacManus‐Driscoll.* Strongly Enhanced Photovoltaic Performance and Defect Physics of Air‐Stable Bismuth Oxyiodide (BiOI)Advanced Materials201729(36), 1702176. Raw data (with supporting information)
Highlighted in a press release from the University of Cambridge, and featured by the Deutsches Hygiene-Museum (Dresden) and the Royal Academy of Engineering.

23. J. R. Poindexter,* R. L. Z. Hoye, L. Nienhaus, R. C. Kurchin, A. E. Morishige, E. E. Looney, A. Osherov, J.-P. Correa-Baena, B. Lai, V. Bulović, V. Stevanović, M. G. Bawendi, T. Buonassisi.* High tolerance to iron contamination in lead halide perovskite solar cellsACS Nano201711(7), 7101-7109.

22. R. E. Brandt,* J. R. Poindexter, P. Gorai, R. C. Kurchin, R. L. Z. Hoye, L. Nienhaus, M. W. B. Wilson, J. A. Polizzotti, R. Sereika, R. Žaltauskas, L. C. Lee, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, M. G. Bawendi, V. Stevanović, T. Buonassisi.* Searching for “defect-tolerant” photovoltaic materials: combined theoretical and experimental screeningChemistry of Materials201729(11), 4667-4674.
Paper cited >100 times.

21. K. A. Bush, A. F. Palmstrom, J. Y. Zhengshan, M. Boccard, R. Cheacharoen, J. P. Mailoa, D. P. McMeekin, R. L. Z. Hoye, C. D. Bailie, T. Leijtens, I. M. Peters, M. C. Minichetti, N. Rolston, R. Prasanna, S. E. Sofia, D. Harwood, W. Ma, F. Moghadam, H. J. Snaith, T. Buonassisi, Z. C. Holman, S. F. Bent, M. D. McGehee.* 23.6%-efficient monolithic perovskite/silicon tandem solar cells with improved stabilityNature Energy20172, 17009.
Equal contribution
Certified 23.6%-efficient device is the first entry for perovskite-silicon tandems in the NREL Best Research-Cell Efficiency chart. Paper cited >700 times and ranked in the top 1% of Materials Science articles for 2017-2020 by Web of Science

20. R. L. Z. Hoye,* P. Schulz, L. T. Schelhas, A. M. Holder, K. H. Stone, J. D. Perkins, D. Vigil-Fowler, S. Siol, D. O. Scanlon, A. Zakutayev, A. Walsh, I. C. Smith, B. C. Melot, R. C. Kurchin, Y. Wang, J. Shi, F. C. Marques, J. J. Berry, W. Tumas, S. Lany, V. Stevanovic, M. F. Toney, T. Buonassisi.* Perovskite-inspired photovoltaic materials: Toward best practices in materials characterization and calculationsChemistry of Materials201729(5), 1964-1988.
Highlighted as an example of best research by Chemistry of Materials, and included in a special virtual ACS issue on lead-free perovskites. Ranked in the top 1% of Materials Science articles for 2017 by Web of Science.

19. K. P. Musselman,* D. Muñoz-Rojas, R. L. Z. Hoye, H. Sun, S.-L. Sahonta, E. Croft, M. L. Böhm, C. Ducati, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll. Rapid open-air deposition of uniform, nanoscale, functional coatings on nanorod arraysNanoscale Horizons20172(2), 110-117. 

18. Y. Ievskaya, R. L. Z. Hoye, A. Sadhanala, K. P. Musselman, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll.* Improved heterojunction quality in Cu2O-based solar cells through the optimization of atmospheric pressure spatial atomic layer deposited Zn1-xMgxOJournal of Visualized Experiments2016113, e53501. 

17. R. L. Z. Hoye,* R. E. Brandt, A. Osherov, V. Stevanović, S. D. Stranks, M. W. B. Wilson, H. Kim, A. J. Akey, J. D. Perkins, R. C. Kurchin, J. R. Poindexter, E. N. Wang, M. G. Bawendi, V. Bulović, T. Buonassisi.* Methylammonium bismuth iodide as a lead‐free, stable hybrid organic–inorganic solar absorberChemistry - A European Journal201622(8), 2605-2610.
Paper cited >200 times. Ranked in the top 1% of Materials Science and Chemistry articles for 2016 - 2020 by Web of Science. One of the most cited papers in the journal since 2016.

16. N. Khare,* M. Z. Ansari, R. L. Z. Hoye, D. C. Iza, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll.* Elucidation of barrier homogeneity in ZnO/P3HT: PCBM junctions through temperature dependent I–V characteristicsJournal of Physics D: Applied Physics201649(27), 275302. 

15. X. Ren,* A. Sangle, S. Zhang, S. Yuan, Y. Zhao, L. Shi, R. L. Z. Hoye, S. Cho, D. Li, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll.* Photoelectrochemical water splitting strongly enhanced in fast-grown ZnO nanotree and nanocluster structuresJournal of Materials Chemistry A20164(26), 10203-10211. 

14. R. E. Brandt,* R. C. Kurchin, R. L. Z. Hoye, J. R. Poindexter, M. W. B. Wilson, S. Sulekar, F. Lenahan, P. X. T. Yen, V. Stevanovic, J. C. Nino, M. G. Bawendi, T. Buonassisi.* Investigation of Bismuth Triiodide (BiI3) for Photovoltaic ApplicationsThe Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters20156(21), 4297-4302.
Cited >100 times.

13. A. Sadhanala,* S. Ahmad, B. Zhao, N. Giesbrecht, P. M. Pearce, F. Deschler, R. L. Z. Hoye, K. C. Gödel, T. Bein, P. Docampo, S. E. Dutton, M. F. L. De Volder, R. H. Friend.* Blue-green color tunable solution processable organolead chloride–bromide mixed halide perovskites for optoelectronic applicationsNano Letters201515(9), 6095-6101.
Cited >200 times. Ranked in the top 1% of Materials Science and Chemistry articles for 2015-2020 by Web of Science.

12. R. L. Z. Hoye, D. Muñoz-Rojas, K. P. Musselman, Y. Vaynzof, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll.* Synthesis and modeling of uniform complex metal oxides by close-proximity atmospheric pressure chemical vapor depositionACS Applied Materials & Interfaces20157(20), 10684-10694.

11. Y. Ievskaya,* R. L. Z. Hoye, A. Sadhanala, K. P. Musselman, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll. Fabrication of ZnO/Cu2O heterojunctions in atmospheric conditions: Improved interface quality and solar cell performanceSolar Energy Materials and Solar Cells2015135, 43-48.

10. R. L. Z. Hoye, D. Muñoz-Rojas, S. F. Nelson, A. Illiberi, P. Poodt, F. Roozeboom, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll.* Research Update: Atmospheric pressure spatial atomic layer deposition of ZnO thin films: Reactors, doping, and devicesAPL Materials20153(4), 040701.

9. R. L. Z. Hoye, R. E. Brandt, Y. Ievskaya, S. Heffernan, K. P. Musselman, T. Buonassisi, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll.* Perspective: Maintaining surface-phase purity is key to efficient open air fabricated cuprous oxide solar cellsAPL Materials20153(2), 020901. 

8. R. L. Z. Hoye, M. R. Chua, K. P. Musselman, G. Li, M.-L. Lai, Z.-K. Tan, N. C. Greenham, J. L. MacManus‐Driscoll, R. H. Friend, D. Credgington.* Enhanced performance in fluorene‐free organometal halide perovskite light‐emitting diodes using tunable, low electron affinity oxide electron injectorsAdvanced Materials201527(8), 1414-1419.
Paper cited >200 times. Ranked in the top 1% of Materials Science articles for 2015 - 2020 by Web of Science

7. R. L. Z. Hoye, K. P. Musselman, M. R. Chua, A. Sadhanala, R. D. Raninga, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, R. H. Friend, D. Credgington.* Bright and efficient blue polymer light emitting diodes with reduced operating voltages processed entirely at low-temperatureJournal of Materials Chemistry C20153(36), 9327-9336.

6. R. L. Z. Hoye, S. Heffernan, Y. Ievskaya, A. Sadhanala, A. Flewitt, R. H. Friend, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, K. P. Musselman.* Engineering schottky contacts in open-air fabricated heterojunction solar cells to enable high performance and ohmic charge transportACS Applied Materials & Interfaces20146(24), 22192-22198.

5. K. P. Musselman, S. Albert‐Seifried, R. L. Z. Hoye, A. Sadhanala, D. Muñoz‐Rojas, J. L. MacManus‐Driscoll, R. H. Friend.* Improved exciton dissociation at semiconducting polymer: ZnO donor: Acceptor interfaces via nitrogen doping of ZnOAdvanced Functional Materials201424(23), 3562-3570.

4. R. L. Z. Hoye, B. Ehrler, M. L. Böhm, D. Muñoz‐Rojas, R. M. Altamimi, A. Y. Alyamani, Y. Vaynzof, A. Sadhanala, G. Ercolano, N. C. Greenham, R. H. Friend, J. L. MacManus‐Driscoll, K. P. Musselman.* Improved Open‐Circuit Voltage in ZnO–PbSe Quantum Dot Solar Cells by Understanding and Reducing Losses Arising from the ZnO Conduction Band TailAdvanced Energy Materials20144(8), 1301544. 

3. R. L. Z. Hoye, K. P. Musselman, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll.* Research Update: Doping ZnO and TiO2 for solar cellsAPL Materials20131(6), 060701.

2. R. L. Z. Hoye, D. Munoz-Rojas, D. C. Iza, K. P. Musselman, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll.* High performance inverted bulk heterojunction solar cells by incorporation of dense, thin ZnO layers made using atmospheric atomic layer depositionSolar Energy Materials and Solar Cells2013116, 197-202.

1. D. C. Iza, D. Muñoz-Rojas, K. P. Musselman, J. Weickert, A. C. Jakowetz, H. Sun, X. Ren, R. L. Z. Hoye, J. H. Lee, H. Wang, L. Schmidt-Mende, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll.* Nanostructured conformal hybrid solar cells: a promising architecture towards complete charge collection and light absorptionNanoscale Research Letters20138(1), 359.

Book chapter

R. L. Z. Hoye and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll. Atmospheric Pressure Spatial Atomic Layer Deposited Metal Oxides for Thin Film Solar Cells (Ch. 10). In: Advanced Micro- and Nanomaterials for Photovoltaics. Ed. D. Ginley and T. Fix. 2019, Elsevier. ISBN: 978-0-12-814501-2

Patent

R. E. Brandt, R. C. Kurchin, T. Buonassisi, V. Stevanovic, D. S. Ginley, R. L. Z. Hoye. Optoelectronic devices fabricated with defect tolerant semiconductors. US Patent No.: 2016-0293858. No.: WO201616139A1