Solar Cells & Photonics Research Laboratory

School of Chemistry
University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, India

Publications - 2016

1. Surface Restructuring of Hybrid Perovskite Crystals

Banavoth Murali, Sukumar Dey, Ahmed L. Abdelhady, Wei Peng, Erkki Alarousu, Ahmad R. Kirmani, Namchul Cho, Smritakshi Phukan Sarmah, Manas R. Parida, Makhsud I. Saidaminov

ACS, 1, 2016, 1119-1126.
DOI: 10.1021/acsenergylett.6b00517

2. Remarkably high conversion efficiency of inverted bulk heterojunction solar cells: From ultrafast laser spectroscopy and electron microscopy to device fabrication and optimization

Qana Alsulami†, Banavoth Murali , Yara Alsinan, Manas R. Parida, Shawkat M. Aly, Omar F. Mohammed

Advanced Energy Materials, Wiley, 6, 11, 2016, 1502356.
DOI: 10.1002/aenm.20150235

3. Pure crystal orientation and anisotropic charge transport in large-area hybrid perovskite films

Namchul Cho, Banavoth Murali, Feng Li, Bekir Turedi, Lutfan Sinatra, Smritakshi Phukan Sarmah, Manas Parida, Makhsud Saidaminov.

Nature Communications, Nature Publishing Group, 7, 2016, 13407.,
DOI: 10.1038/ncomms1340

4. Solution-Grown Hybrid Perovskite Monocrystalline Films for Hole- and Electron-Conductor Free Solar Cells

Wei Peng, Lingfei Wang, Banavoth Murali, Kang Ting Ho, Ashok Bera, Victor Burlakov, Jun Pan, Lutfan Sinatra

Advanced Materials, Wiley, 28, 17, 2016, 3383-3390.
DOI: 10.1002/adma.201506292

5. Highly Efficient Perovskite Quantum Dot Light-Emitting Diodes by Surface Engineering

Jun Pan, Banavoth Murali, Li Na Quan, Yongbiao Zhao, Wei PengSmritakshi P. Sarmah, Mingjian Yuan, Lutfan Sinatra, Noktan Alyami

Advanced Materials, Wiley, 28, 39, 2016, 8718–8725.
DOI: 10.1002/adma.201600784

6. Engineering of CH3NH3PbI3 Perovskite Crystals via Alloying Large Organic Cations for Enhanced Thermal Stability and Transport Properties

Wei Peng, Banavoth Murali, Edward H. Sargent,Xiaohe Miao, Valerio Adinolfi, Erkki Alarousu, Omar El Tall, Abdul-Hamid Emwas, Chao Zhao, Grant Walters, Jiakai Liu.

Angewandte Chemie International Edition, Wiley, 55, 36, 2016, 10686 –10690.
DOI: 10.1002/anie.201604880

7. Formamidinium Lead Halide Perovskite Crystals with Unprecedented Long Carrier Dynamics and Diffusion Length

Ayan A. Zhumekenov, Banavoth Murali, Ibrahim Dursun, Xiao-He Miao, Ahmed L. Abdelhady, Makhsud I. Saidaminov, Md Azimul Haque, Erkki Alarousu, Smritakshi Phukan Sarmah

ACS Energy Letters, ACS, 1, 1, 2016, 32–37.
DOI: 10.1021/acsenergylett.6b00002

8. Robust and Air-Stable Sandwiched Organo-Lead Halide Perovskites for Photodetector Applications

Banavoth Murali, Makhsud I. Saidaminov, Ahmed L. Abdelhady, Wei Peng, Jiakai Liu, Jun Pan, Osman M. Bakr

Journal of Materials Chemistry-C, RSC, 4, 2016, 2545-2552.
DOI: 10.1039/C6TC00610H

9. Heterovalent Dopant Incorporation for Bandgap and Type Engineering of Perovskite Crystals

Ahmed Lutfi Abdelhady, Banavoth Murali, Valerio Adinolfi, Oleksandr Voznyy, Khabiboulakh Katsiev

Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, ACS, 7, 2, 2016, 295−301.
DOI:10.1021/acs.jpclett.5b02681

10. Optoelectronic and Photovoltaic Properties of the Air-Stable Organohalide Semiconductor (CH3NH3)3Bi2I9

Mutalifu Abulikemu, Banavoth Murali, Samy Ould-Chikh, Xiaohe Miao, Erkki Alarousu, Guy Olivier Ngongang Ndjawa

Journal of Materials Chemistry A, RSC, 4, 32, 2016, 12504-12515.
DOI: 10.1039/C6TA04657F

11. 10-Fold Enhancement in Light-Driven Water Splitting Using Niobium Oxynitride Microcone Array Films Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells

 Basamat S. Shaheen, Banavoth MuraliAhmed M. Hafeez, , Ahmad R. Kirmani, Aram Amassian

Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, Elsevier, 151,July, 2016,149-153.
DOI: 10.1016/j.solmat.2016.03.011

12. The Impact of Electrostatic Interactions on Ultrafast Charge Transfer at Ag29 Nanocluster- and CdTe Quantum Dot-Fullerene Interfaces

Ghada Ahmed, Banavoth MuraliManas ParidaAlberto TosatoLina G. AbdulHalimQana sulami

Journal of Materials Chemistry C,RSC,4,14,2016,2894-2900.
DOI: 10.1039/C5TC02927A

13. Shape-tunable Charge Carrier Dynamics at the Interfaces between Perovskite Nanocrystals and Molecular Acceptor

Ghada Ahmed, Banavoth Murali, Jiakai Liu, Manas Parida Riya Bose, Noktan Alyami, Mohamed Hedhili

Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters ACS, 7, 19, 2016, 3913–3919.
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.6b01910

14. PorousHybrid Polymers as Platforms for Heterogeneous Photochemical Catalysis

Rana R. Haikal, Banavoth MuraliXia Wang, Youssef S. Hassan, Manas R. Parida, Omar F. Mohammed, Perry J. Pellechia.

ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces,ACS,8,31,2016,19994–20002.
DOI: 10.1021/acsami.6b05031