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Game, OS, Thornber, T, Cepero‐Mejías, F, Infante-Ortega, L, Togay, M, Cassella, EJ, Kilbride, RC, Gordon, RH, Mullin, N, Greenhalgh, R, Isherwood, P, Walls, M, Fairclough, JPA, Lidzey, DG (2023) Direct integration of perovskite solar cells with carbon fiber substrates, Advanced Materials, 36(20), 2209950, ISSN: 0935-9648. DOI: 10.1002/adma.202209950.

Thornber, T, Game, OS, Cassella, EJ, O’Kane, ME, Bishop, JE, Routledge, TJ, Alanazi, TI, Togay, M, Isherwood, P, Infante-Ortega, L, Hammond, DB, Walls, M, Lidzey, DG (2022) Nonplanar spray-coated perovskite solar cells, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 14(33), pp.37587-37594, ISSN: 1944-8244. DOI: 10.1021/acsami.2c05085.

Law, A, Bukhari, F, Jones, L, Isherwood, P, Walls, M (2022) Multilayer antireflection coatings for cover glass on silicon solar modules, IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics, 12(5), pp.1205-1210, ISSN: 2156-3381. DOI: 10.1109/jphotov.2022.3189327.

Isherwood, P (2022) Reshaping the module: the path to comprehensive photovoltaic panel recycling, Sustainability, 14(3), 1676, DOI: 10.3390/su14031676.

Isherwood, P, Cole, I, Smith, A, Betts, T (2021) The impact of spectral variation on the thermodynamic limits to photovoltiac energy conversion, Solar Energy, 221, pp.131-139, ISSN: 0038-092X. DOI: 10.1016/j.solener.2021.04.037.

Wang, J, Lisco, F, Hutt, D, Jones, L, Bowers, J, Isherwood, P, Zhou, Z, Conway, P (2020) Laser sintering and patterning of gallium-doped zinc oxide/indium-tin oxide nanoparticle films with tailorable electrical and optical properties, Materials & Design, 194, 108865, ISSN: 0264-1275. DOI: 10.1016/j.matdes.2020.108865.

Bittau, F, Potamialis, C, Togay, M, Abbas, A, Isherwood, P, Bowers, J, Walls, M (2018) Analysis and optimisation of the glass/TCO/MZO stack for thin film CdTe solar cells, Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, ISSN: 0927-0248. DOI: 10.1016/j.solmat.2018.07.019.

Isherwood, P (2017) Supergen SuperSolar: Photovoltaic materials and devices, Vacuum, ISSN: 0042-207X. DOI: 10.1016/j.vacuum.2017.02.001.

Ulicna, S, Isherwood, P, Kaminski, PM, Walls, M, Li, J, Wolden, CA (2017) Development of ZnTe as a back contact material for thin film cadmium telluride solar cells, Vacuum, ISSN: 0042-207X. DOI: 10.1016/j.vacuum.2017.01.001.

Kaminski, P, Isherwood, P, Womack, G, Walls, M (2016) Optical optimization of perovskite solar cell structure for maximum current collection, Energy Procedia, 102, pp.11-18, ISSN: 1876-6102. DOI: 10.1016/j.egypro.2016.11.312.

Isherwood, P (2016) Copper zinc oxide: investigation into a p-type mixed metal oxide system, Vacuum, 139, ISSN: 1879-2715. DOI: 10.1016/j.vacuum.2016.09.026.

Isherwood, P, Butler, KT, Walsh, A, Walls, M (2015) A tunable amorphous p-type ternary oxide system: the highly mismatched alloy of copper tin oxide, Journal of Applied Physics, 118, ISSN: 1089-7550. DOI: 10.1063/1.4929752.

Isherwood, PJM, Neves, NNP, Bowers, J, Newbatt, P, Walls, M (2014) High quality aluminium doped zinc oxide target synthesis from nanoparticulate powder and characterisation of sputtered thin films, Thin Solid Films, 566, pp.108-114, ISSN: 0040-6090. DOI: 10.1016/j.tsf.2014.07.032.

Isherwood, PJM, Abbas, A, Bowers, J, Grew, BA, Walls, M (2014) Deposition of cupric oxide thin films by spin coating, Energy Materials: Materials Science and Engineering for Energy Systems, 9(1), pp.95-98, ISSN: 1748-9237. DOI: 10.1179/1433075X14Y.0000000204.

Abbas, A, West, G, Bowers, J, Isherwood, P, Kaminski, P, Maniscalco, B, Rowley, P, Walls, M, Barricklow, K, Sampath, WS, Barth, KL (2013) The effect of Cadmium Chloride treatment on close spaced sublimated Cadmium Telluride thin film solar cells, 2012 IEEE 38TH PHOTOVOLTAIC SPECIALISTS CONFERENCE (PVSC), VOL 2, ISSN: 0160-8371. DOI: 10.1109/PVSC-Vol2.2012.6656778.

Peiris, TAN, Alessa, H, Sagu, J, Bhatti, IA, Isherwood, P, Wijayantha-Kahagala-Gamage, U (2013) Effect of ZnO seed layer thickness on hierarchical ZnO nanorod growth on flexible substrates for application in dye-sensitised solar cells, Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 15(12), ISSN: 1388-0764. DOI: 10.1007/s11051-013-2115-2.


Barton, J, Brenton, M, Abdullahi, A, Wilson, J, Ashton, E, Isherwood, P, Strickland, D, Thomson, M, Wijayantha, U (2023) Investigation of Different Acidic Battolyser Conditions for Energy Storage and Hydrogen Production. In 2023 58th International Universities Power Engineering Conference (UPEC). DOI: 10.1109/upec57427.2023.10294380.

Law, A, Bukhari, F, Jones, L, Isherwood, P, Walls, M (2021) Combined anti-soiling and anti-reflection coatings for solar modules. In 2021 IEEE 48th Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC); 2021 IEEE 48th Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA, pp.1379-1382, ISBN: 9781665419222. DOI: 10.1109/pvsc43889.2021.9518761.

Law, AM, Kaminski, P, Isherwood, P, Walls, M (2020) An infra-red reflecting optical coating for solar cover glass. In 2019 IEEE 46th Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC); 2019 IEEE 46th Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), pp.1913-1918, ISBN: 9781728104942. DOI: 10.1109/pvsc40753.2019.8981269.

Law, AM, Wright, LD, Smith, A, Isherwood, P, Walls, M, IEEE, (2020) 2.3% Efficiency Gains for Silicon Solar Modules Using a Durable Broadband Anti-reflection Coating. In 47th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC); 2020 47TH IEEE PHOTOVOLTAIC SPECIALISTS CONFERENCE (PVSC), ELECTR NETWORK, pp.973-975.

Mariottini, F, Belluardo, G, Bliss, M, Isherwood, P, Cole, IR, Betts, T (2019) Assessment and improvement of thermoelectric pyranometer measurements. In 36th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition; Proceedings of the 36th EU PVSEC 2019, Marseille, France, pp.1388-1391, ISBN: 3936338604. DOI: 10.4229/EUPVSEC20192019-5DO.1.3.

Gona, M, Isherwood, P, Bowers, J, Walls, M (2017) Combinatorial study of Sn-Ti-W-O transparent conducting oxide thin films for photovoltaic applications. In 44th IEEE Photovoltaics Specialist Conference (PVSC), Washington, DC USA,ISBN: 9781509056057. DOI: 10.1109/PVSC.2017.8521477.

Isherwood, P, Gona, M, Bowers, J, Neves, NNP, Newbatt, P, Walls, M (2015) Comparison of DC and RF sputtered aluminium-doped zinc oxide for photovoltaic applications. In , New Orleans, USA. DOI: 10.1109/PVSC.2015.7355900.

Isherwood, P and Walls, M (2014) Cupric oxide-based p-type transparent conductors. In Energy Procedia, pp.129-134, DOI: 10.1016/j.egypro.2014.12.354.

Abbas, A, West, GD, Bowers, JW, Isherwood, P, Kaminski, PM, Maniscalco, B, Rowley, P, Walls, JM, Barricklow, K, Sampath, WS, Barth, KL (2013) The effect of cadmium chloride treatment on close spaced sublimated cadmium telluride thin film solar cells. In 2012 IEEE 38th Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC) PART 2. DOI: 10.1109/pvsc-vol2.2013.6656778.

Isherwood, PJM, Maniscalco, B, Lisco, F, Kaminski, PM, Bowers, JW, Walls, JM (2013) Cupric Oxide Thin Films for Photovoltaic Applications. In , MRS Proceedings, pp.185-190, DOI: 10.1557/opl.2013.978.

Walls, JM, Abbas, A, West, GD, Bowers, JW, Isherwood, PJM, Kaminski, PM, Maniscalco, B, Sampath, WS, Barth, KL (2013) The Effect of Annealing Treatments on Close Spaced Sublimated Cadmium Telluride Thin Film Solar Cells. In , MRS Proceedings, pp.147-152, DOI: 10.1557/opl.2012.1704.


Sung, K, Isherwood, P, Moalosi, R (2024) Research Journeys to Net Zero, Routledge, DOI: 10.4324/9781003380566.


Moalosi, R, Sung, K, Isherwood, P (2024) Conclusion. In Research Journeys to Net Zero, Routledge, pp.193-198, DOI: 10.4324/9781003380566-23.

Isherwood, P (2024) From geologist to solar energy scientist. In Research Journeys to Net Zero, Routledge, pp.91-101, DOI: 10.4324/9781003380566-12.

Sung, K, Isherwood, P, Moalosi, R (2024) Introduction. In Research Journeys to Net Zero, Routledge, pp.1-7, DOI: 10.4324/9781003380566-1.

Isherwood, P and Sung, K (2021) Upcycling of Silicon Solar Cells: What Are the Options?. In Lecture Notes in Production Engineering, Springer International Publishing, pp.19-24, ISBN: 9783030726393. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-72640-9_4.

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