HOPE-PV 2021


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Program: on-site event

Monday, November 22, 2021




Welcome coffee/tea


Opening HOPE-PV 2021 (onsite session)

Prof. Sergey M. Aldoshin, IPCP RAS, Russia

Session I. Chair – Prof. S. M. Aldoshin


Invited talk Organic semiconductors: from organic photovoltaics to bioelectronics”

Prof. Sergei A. Ponomarenko, ISPM RAS, Russia


Invited talk Development of π-conjugated donor-acceptor small molecules and polymers for organic and perovskite solar cells”

Dr. Yu. N. Luponosov, ISPM RAS, Russia


Invited talk “Single-material organic solar cells”

Prof. Dmitry Yu. Parashchuk, MSU, Physics Department, Russia


Invited talk “Colloidal quantum dots in photovoltaics”

Prof. Vladimir F. Razumov, IPCP RAS, Russia


Invited talk “Development of new polymer materials of the polyaniline series”

Prof. Akhat G. Mustafin, Bashkir State University, Russia

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch Break

Session II. Chair – Dr. P. A. Troshin


Plenary lecture: “Large area deposition of perovskite modules and panels

Prof. Aldo Di Carlo, director CNR-ISM Istituto Struttura della Materia (ISM), Italy


Invited talk “Recent advances in solution chemistry and advanced manufacturing approaches of hybrid perovskites”

Prof. Alexey B. Tarasov, MSU, Chemistry Department, Russia


Invited talk “Nanophotonics for perovskite photovoltaics”

Prof. Sergey Makarov, ITMO, Russia


Invited talk “Stabilization of p-i-n perovskite solar cells with emerging 2D materials”

Dr. Danila Saranin, National University of Science and Technology MISIS, Russia


Coffee Break

Session III. Chair – Dr. L. A. Frolova


Invited talk “New conjugated polymers with imidazolinone, thienopyrazine and thiadiazoloquinoxaline fragments for organic solar cells”

Dr. Sergey Kuklin, INEOS RAS, Russia


Invited talk “Revealing intrinsic and extrinsic photochemical aging pathways in organic absorber molecules

Dr. Pavel Troshin, IPCP RAS, Russia


Invited talk “Beyond lead: halide complexes of 15 and 16 group elements, their polyhalide derivatives and their use in materials design”

Dr. Sergey A. Adonin, Nikolaev Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, SB RAS, Russia

17:30 - 18:45

Tour at the selected IPCP RAS laboratories

19:00 – 21:00





Presentation schedule

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 (online symposium)

Time, UTC



Opening HOPE-PV 2021 (online symposium)

Session I. Organic and emerging hybrid PV technologies

Chair: Vida Engmann


Invited lecture Molecular-scale and device-scale models of key processes in organic photovoltaic devices

Prof. Jenny Nelson, Imperial College London, UK


Invited lecture “Improving Thermal and Photostability of Polymer Solar Cells by Robust Interface Engineering

Prof. Chu-Chen Chueh, National Taiwan University, Taiwan


Invited lecture Understanding the low voltage losses in high-performance non-fullerene acceptor-based organic solar cells

Prof. Marcus Scharber, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria


Invited lecture “Tuning metal oxide interlayers for non-fullerene acceptor based organic photovoltaics

Prof. Morten Madsen, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark



Session II. Organic and emerging hybrid PV technologies

Chair: Pavel Troshin


Invited lecture “Establishing structure/property interrelations of organic semiconductors using fast calorimetry”

Prof. Natalie Stingelin, Georgia University of Technology, USA


Invited lecture Organic Photovoltaics – Guidelines to Streamline Industrial and Academic Research and Overview about Recent ASCA Projects”

Dr. Sebastian Meier, ASCA – An ARMOR Group company, Germany/France


Plenary lecture “Organic-Inorganic Perovskites—Highly Diverse and Tunable Semiconductors for PV”

Prof. David Mitzi, Duke University, USA



Session III. Oral talks.

Chair: Francesca Brunetti


Ion-driven nanograin formation as early-stage degradation mechanism in tri-cation organic-inorganic halide perovskites

Filipe Richheimer, David Toth, Bekele Hailegnaw, Mark A. Baker, Robert A. Dorey, Ferry Kienberger, Fernando A. Castro, Martin Kaltenbrunner, Markus C. Scharber, Georg Gramse, Sebastian Wood


Nanoscale visualisation of photochemical degradation dynamics in MAPbI3 perovskite films

Nikita A. Emelianov, Victoria V. Ozerova, Ivan S. Zhidkov, Denis V. Korchagin, Gennady V. Shilov, Alexey L. Litvinov, Ernst Z. Kurmaev, Lyubov A. Frolova, Sergey M. Aldoshin and Pavel A. Troshin


In-situ characterization of a perovskite solar cell to elucidate the origins of a reversible light soaking effect

Boer Tan, Sonia R. Raga, Kevin J. Rietwyk, Jianfeng Lu, Sebastian O. Fürer, James C. Griffith, Yi-Bing Cheng, Udo Bach


Partial Substitution of Pb2+ in CsPbI3 as an Efficient Strategy to Design Fairly Stable All-Inorganic Perovskite Formulations

Marina I. Ustinova, Maria M. Mikheeva, Gennadii V. Shilov, Nadezhda N. Dremova, Lyubov A. Frolova, Keith J. Stevenson, Sergey M. Aldoshin, Pavel A. Troshin


Photochemical stability of MA3Bi2I9 probed by XPS and DFT studies

Ivan S. Zhidkov, Azat F. Akbulatov, Polina A. Agzamova, Alexander I. Poteryaev, Andrey I. Kukharenko, Seif O. Cholakh, Sergey V. Streltsov, Pavel A. Troshin, Ernst Z. Kurmaev




Highly Luminescent and Stable Metal Halide Perovskite Optoelectronic Devices

Mojtaba Abdi-Jalebi


Transient Delocalization of Charge and Energy Carriers in Organic Semiconductors

Samuele Giannini, Suryoday Prodhan Jochen Blumberger, David Beljonn


Universal Current Losses in Perovskite Solar Cells Due to Mobile Ions

Jarla Thiesbrummel, Vincent M. Le Corre, Francisco Peña-Camargo, Lorena Perdigón-Toro, Felix Lang, Fengjiu Yang, Max Grischek, Emilio Gutierrez-Partida, Jonathan Warby, Michael D. Farrar, Suhas Mahesh, Pietro Caprioglio, Steve Albrecht, Dieter Neher, Henry J. Snaith, Martin Stolterfoht


Charge trapping at the surface of metal halide perovskites

Francesco Ambrosio, Daniele Meggiolaro, Damiano Ricciarelli, Edoardo Mosconi, Filippo De Angelis


Ab initio Quantum Dynamics of Charge Carriers in Halide Perovskites

Oleg V. Prezhdo


Wednesday, November 24, 2021 (online symposium):




Session IV.

8:00 –


Short oral talks, part 1 (see the list of titles below)

Chair: Pavel Troshin

Session V. Towards commercialization of printed photovoltaics

Chair: Francesca Brunetti


Invited lecture “Advances and challenges for the commercialization of perovskite solar cells”

Prof. Yulia Galagan, National Taiwan University, Taiwan


Invited lecture “Material and Device Engineering Concepts for High Performance Printed Photovoltaics”

Prof. Stelios Choulis, Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus


Invited lecture “High Throughput Production of Printed PV”

Dr. Hans-Joachim Egelhaaf, Solar Factory of the Future, Germany


Invited lecture “The Perovskite Database: Making our collective research output re-usable”

Prof. Eva Unger, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin, Germany


Invited lecture “Life cycle assessment of perovskite solar cell technology: state of the art, challenges and perspectives

Prof. Maria Laura Parisi, Università di Siena, Italy


Invited lecture “After establishing ISOS protocols for stability of perovskite photovoltaics: achievements and challenges for outdoor testing”

Prof. Eugene Katz, Ben Gurion University, Israel



Session VI.

13:00 – 14:30

Short oral talks, part 2 (see the list of titles below)

Chair: Eugene Katz


Thursday, November 25, 2021 (online symposium):

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Session VII.

8:50 – 10:30

Short oral talks 3 (see the list of titles below)

Chair: Yulia Galagan

Session VIII. Perovskite solar cells

Chair: Stelios Choulis


Invited lecture “Tandem solar cell based on perovskite: from high efficiency to building integration”

Prof. Aldo Di Carlo, Istituto Struttura della Materia (ISM), Italy


Invited lecture “Organic-free and Pb-free Perovskite Solar Cells: Promises and Challenges”

Prof. Ajay K. Jena, Toin University of Yokohama, Japan


Invited lecture “Influencing perovskite and polymer photovoltaic device performances using functional molecules for trap passivation and structural engineering

Prof. Parameswar K. Iyer, Institute of Technology Guwahati, India


Invited lecture “Low Dimensional Perovskite Nanocrystals for Efficient Solar Cells

Prof. Jianyu Yuan, Soochow University, China



Session IX. Perovskite solar cells

Chair: Pavel Troshin


Invited lecture “Carrier transfer across interfaces in metal halide perovskites

Prof. Juan-Pablo Correa-Baeno, Georgia University of Technology, USA


Invited lecture “The Versatility of Perovskite Materials for Optoelectronics

Prof. Michael Saliba, University of Stuttgart, Germany


Closing remarks and announcing awards for presentations given by early-stage researchers



List of short oral talks

Session IV. Wednesday, November 24, 2021. Time: 8:00 – 9:25 UTC

Time, UTC


08:00 – 08:05

Triple-cation perovskite solar cells fabricated by a hybrid PVD/blade coating process using green solvents

Severin Siegrist, Ayodhya N. Tiwari, Fan Fu

08:05 – 08:10

Why diethyl ether outweighs other solvent as the anti-solvent?

Xu Liu, Xiaojing Hao, Martin A Green

08:10 – 08:15

Optimization of SnO2 ETL based HTL free perovskite solar cells

Subrata Ghosh and Trilok Singh

08:15 – 08:20

Atomic Layer Deposition of SnOx on Top of C60 for Inverted Perovskite Solar Cells

Kerem Artuk, Daniel A. Jacobs, Quentin Jeangros, Christian M. Wolff, Christophe Ballif

08:20 – 08:25

Analyzing the influence of active layer thickness on dynamical mechanisms of CsFAPbIBr perovskite solar cells

Mari Carmen López-González, Gonzalo del Pozo, Diego Martín-Martín, Laura Muñoz-Díaz, José Carlos Pérez-Martínez, Enrique Hernández-Balaguera, Belén Arredondo, Yulia Galagan, Mehrdad Najafi, and Beatriz Romero

08:25 – 08:30

Evaluation of active layer thickness influence in long-term stability and degradation mechanisms in CsFAPbIBr perovskite solar cells

Mari Carmen López-González, Gonzalo del Pozo, Diego Martín-Martín, Laura Muñoz-Díaz, José Carlos Pérez-Martínez, Enrique Hernández-Balaguera, Belén Arredondo, Yulia Galagan, Mehrdad Najafi, and Beatriz Romero

08:30 – 08:35

Influence of active layer thickness and interface defect density on the device characteristics parameters of MAPbIxBr3−x perovskite solar cells

Sajjad Rajabi-Ghaleh, Sanam SaeidNahaei, Nasim Samadi, Hossein Movla

08:35 – 08:40

Revealing the Interplay Between Light and Heat, Two Enemies of Perovskite Photovoltaics

Azat F. Akbulatov, Marina I. Ustinova, Gennady V. Shilov, Nadezhda N. Dremova, Ivan S. Zhidkov, Ernst Z. Kurmaev, Lyubov A. Frolova, Alexander F. Shestakov, Sergey M. Aldoshin, and Pavel A. Troshin

08:40 – 08:45

Using molecular engineering approaches for enhancing the intrinsic thermal and photochemical stability of lead halide perovskites

V. V. Ozerova, Lyubov A. Frolova, Nikita A. Emelianov, Sergey M. Aldoshin, and Pavel A. Troshin,

08:45 – 08:50

Amino acids as modifiers for the photoactive layer of perovskite solar cells

Dmitry A. Mitkovskiy, Azat F. Akbulatov, Lyubov A. Frolova, Pavel A. Troshin

08:50 – 08:55

Non-invasive characterization of degradation in inverted planar

perovskite solar cells by optical modelling and simulation

Chikezie W. Ugokwe, Kehinde Adedapo, Harald Hoppe

08:55 – 09:00

Optical behaviour of γ-black CsPbI3 phases formed by quenching from 80 °C and 325 °C

Salvatore Valastro, Giovanni Mannino, Emanuele Smecca, Salvatore Sanzaro, Ioannis Deretzis, Antonino La Magna, Ajay Kumar Jena, Tsutomu Miyasaka and Alessandra Alberti

09:00 – 09:05

Reducing Losses in Perovskite Large Area Solar Technology: Laser Design Optimization for Highly Efficient Modules and Mini Panels

Luigi Angelo Castriotta, Mahmoud Zendehdel, Narges Yaghoobi Nia, Enrico Leonardi, Markus Löffler, Barbara Paci, Amanda Generosi, Bernd Rellinghaus, Aldo Di Carlo

09:05 – 09:10

Long-term outdoor monitoring of perovskite modules

Vasiliki Paraskeva, Maria Hadjipanayi, Matthew Norton, Aranzazu Aguirre, Alia Ghrissi, George E. Georghiou

09:10 – 09:15

Dynamic doping mechanism in perovskite-based radiation detectors

Marisé García-Batlle, Oriane Baussens, Smaïl Amari, Julien Zaccaro, Eric Gros-Daillon, Jean-Marie Verilhac, Sarah Deumel, Judith E. Huerdler, Sandro F. Tedde, Osbel Almora, Antonio Guerrero and Germà Garcia-Belmonte

09:15 – 09:20

Light harvesting by Mie-resonant nanoparticles in perovskite solar cells

Aleksandra Furasova, Aldo Di Carlo, Sergey Makarov

Session VI. Wednesday, November 24, 2021. Time: 13:00 – 14:30 UTC

Time, UTC


13:00 – 13:05

Simulation of the effects of the hole transport layer in the Sb2Se3 thin film solar cell

Nesa Majidzadeh, Saeid Asgharizadeh

13:05 – 13:10

Economic, transparent and stable hole transport materials for semi-transparent Sb2S3 solar cells
Nimish Juneja, Sreekanth Mandati, Atanas Katerski, Malle Krunks, Sarune Daskeviciute, Aivars Vembris, Smagul Karazhanov, Vytautas Getautis and Ilona Oja Acik

13:10 – 13:15

TMA2TeI6: a promising tellurium complex halide for photovoltaic applications

Lidiya I. Kuznetsovа, Olga A. Kraevaya, Gennady V. Shilov, Lubov A. Frolova, Pavel A. Troshin

13:15 – 13:20

C3H7NH3PbBr3; A promising new hybrid perovskite featuring giant dielectric constant and serves as UV photodetector

Payal Sengupta, Ruma Ray

13:20 – 13:25

Boosting the luminescence intensity of 2D/3D lead bromide perovskites by varying the synthesis temperature

Nasim Amirkooshesh, Elnaz Bagherzadeh-Khajehmarjan, Sohrab Ahmadi-Kandjani

13:25 – 13:30

Laser induced graphene for flexible hybrid energy harvesting and storage devices

R. Speranza, M. Reina, C.F. Pirri, A. Lamberti

13:30 – 13:35

Synthesis and Characterization of Phenothiazine Based Polymers for Hole Transport Materials in Innovative Perovskite Solar Cells

Daniel A. M. d. Alencar, Claudia Barolo, Pierluigi Quagliotto


13:35 – 13:40

A new benzodithiophene-based conjugated polymer as a hole-transport material for perovskite solar cells

Ekaterina A. Komissarova, Alina F. Latypova, Lyubov A. Frolova, Pavel A. Troshin

13:40 – 13:45

Low-molar-mass organic compounds as dopant free hole transporting materials for efficient and stable planar perovskite solar cells

Ranush Durgaryan, Jurate Simokaitiene, Dmytro Volyniuk, Juozas Vidas Gražulevičius

13:45 – 13:50

Hole-Selective Monolayers for Perovskite Photovoltaic Devices

Aida Drevilkauskaitė, Amran Al-Ashouri, Steve Albrecht, Vytautas Getautis, Artiom Magomedov

13:50 – 13:55

New Fullerene-Based Electron Transport Materials for p-i-n Perovskite Solar Cells with Improved Efficiency and Stability

Mohamed M. Elnaggar, Alexander Mumyatov, Nikita A. Emelianov, and Pavel A. Troshin

13:55 – 14:00

Pyrrolidino[2,1-a]phthalazino[60]fullеrenes: a new family of fullerene derivatives for photovoltaic applications

Alexander Mumyatov, Alexander Chernyak, Mohamed Elnaggar, Petr Kuznetsov, Alexander Shestakov, Pavel Troshin

14:00 – 14:05

Theoretical Study of Electron Migration in Fluorinated Thiophene-Phenylene Co-Oligomers

Alexandra Freidzon, Ilya Krysko, Alexander Bagaturyants

14:05 – 14:10

Influence of the Ionic Vacancies Concentration on the Observed Recombination Mechanism in Mixed Perovskite Solar Cells

Alejandra Castro-Chong, Antonio J. Riquelme, Tom Aernouts, Laurence J. Bennett, Giles Richardson, Gerko Oskam, and Juan A. Anta

14:10 – 14:15

High-throughput synthesis of all binary perovskites

Shahram Moradi, Makhsud Saidaminov

14:15 – 14:20

Low-pressure accessible gas-quenching for MA-free perovskite solar cells

Meng Zhang, Tian Hou, Xiaojing Hao

14:20 – 14:25

Perovskite photovoltaic modules with

novel polymer charge-transport layer for indoor applications

Sergey Nikitenko, Andrey Maskaev, Alina Latypova, Lyubov Frolova, Pavel Troshin


Session VII. Thursday, November 25, 2021. Time: 8:50 – 10:30 UTC

Time, UTC


08:50 – 08:55

Elaboration of Aqueous Organic Semiconductor Dispersion for Organic Photovoltaics

Alexandre Holmes, Antoine Bousquet, Elise Deniau, Sylvain Chambon, Christine Lartigau-Dagron

08:55 – 09:00

Development of Bio-Inspired Organic Nanoparticles for Organic Solar Cells

Rovshen Atajanov, Michela Prete, Mikkel Bregnhøj, Liana Inasaridze, Elisa Ogliani, Dmytro Volyniuk, Subham Dastidar, Filipp Obrezkov, Juozas Vidas Grazulevicius, Jonas Sandby Lissau, Sebastian Engmann, Horst-Günter Rubahn, Anne Ladegaard Skov, Michael A. Brook, Pavel Troshin, Adam Printz, Peter R. Ogilby, Morten Madsen, Vida Turkovic

09:00 – 09:05

Novel benzodithiophene-based conjugated copolymer

for organic solar cells

Petr Kuznetsov, Ekaterina Komissarova, Pavel Troshin

09:05 – 09:10

Synthesis and properties of new non-fullerene acceptors based on A-D-A conjugated oligomers for organic solar cells

Papkovskaya E.D., Dyadishchev I.V., Balakirev D.O., Peregudova S.M., Surin N.M., Ponomarenko S.A., Luponosov Yu.N.

09:10 – 09:15

Novel donor-acceptor triazatruxene-based molecules as donor and hole-transporting materials for organic and perovskite solar cells

P.K. Sukhorukova, N.K. Kalinichenko, D.O. Balakirev, E.A. Svidchenko, S.M. Peregudova, A.L. Mannanov, Dmitry Yu. Paraschuk, S.A. Ponomarenko, Yu. N. Luponosov

09:15 – 09:20

Influence of solvent additive on the performance and aging behavior of non-fullerene organic solar cells

José Carlos Pérez-Martínez, Belén Arredondo, Laura Muñoz-Díaz, María del Carmen López González, Diego Martín-Martín, Gonzalo del Pozo, Enrique Hernández-Balaguera, Beatriz Romero, Jani Lamminaho, Vida Turkovic, and Morten Madsen

09:20 – 09:25

Revealing Molecular Structure–Photostability Relationships for Conjugated Polymers Used in Organic Solar Cells

Ilya. V. Martynov, Liana N. Inasaridze, Pavel A. Troshin

09:25 – 09:30

Operational stability of Organic solar cells

Gulzada Beket

09:30 – 09:35

Modulation of charge-transfer and recombination processes by a non-conjugate triphenylamine moiety in cyanine sensitizer for NIR-DSSCs

Marco Giordano, F. Grifoni, A. Velardo, R. Borrelli, N. Barbero, C. Barolo, G. Viscardi, F. Sauvage

09:35 – 09:40

A comprehensive device modelling of lead-free double perovskite solar cell through SCAPS-1D

Abhishek Raj, Manish Kumar, Avneesh Anshul

09:40 – 09:45

Investigation of trapping, de-trapping and recombination of charge carriers in lead-free Cs2SnI6 double perovskite using SCAPS-1D

Shivam Porwal, Trilok Singh

09:45 – 09:50

Machine Learning Guided Bandgap Tuning Strategy to Develop High-performing Indoor Perovskite Solar Cells

Snehangshu Mishra, Trilok Singh

09:50 – 09:55

Influence of high energy radiation on the performance of MAPbIxBr3−x perovskite solar cells: a numerical simulation study

Mediya Etemadi, Zhila Alipanah, Hossein Movla

09:55 – 10:00

Ab-initio investigation of tin halide perovskites, defect chemistry, stability and applications in the field of energy

Damiano Ricciarelli, Daniele Meggiolaro, Francesco Ambrosio, Edoardo Mosconi, Filippo De Angelis

10:00 – 10:05

First-principles Study the Defect-Activity and Optical Properties of FAPbCl3: Contrasting GGA and Hybrid Functionals

L. G. Gutsev, S. N. Nations, B. R. Ramachandran, S. M. Aldoshin, Y. Duan, S. Wang

10:05 – 10:10

The role of the interface defect density on the suppressing efficiency of organic solar cells: a simulation study

Hossein Movla, Afshin Shahalizad, Asghar Asgari

10:10 – 10:15

First-principles study and modeling of Cr0.25Ba0.75TiO3 Perovskite as an absorber layer in solar cells

Mohamed Achehboune, Mohammed Khenfouch, Issam. Boukhoubza, Issam Derkaoui, Izeddine Zorkani and Anouar Jorio

10:15 – 10:20

Novel hole-transporting materials for durable and efficient perovskite solar cells: insights from theory and computations

Olga A. Syzgantseva, Maria A. Syzgantseva

10:20 – 10:25

Multiscale modelling of perovskite solar cells

Alison Walker, Matthew Wolf, Lewis Irvine, Thijs Smolders