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Conference Papers in Energy
Volume 2013, Article ID 962730, 3 pages
Conference Paper

Synthesis of CZTS in Aqueous Media Using Microwave Irradiation

Centre for Nanotechnology, BHEL Corporate R&D, Vikasnagar, Hyderabad 500093, India

Received 31 December 2012; Accepted 3 April 2013

Academic Editors: P. Agarwal, B. Bhattacharya, U. P. Singh, and B. Sopori

This Conference Paper is based on a presentation given by Manoj Kumar at “International Conference on Solar Energy Photovoltaics” held from 19 December 2012 to 21 December 2012 in Bhubaneswar, India.

Copyright © 2013 Alekhya Venkata Madiraju et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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