(The TQCC of Joule is 61. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-02-01 to 2024-02-01.)
Scientific Challenges for the Implementation of Zn-Ion Batteries1108
A Roadmap to the Ammonia Economy744
Mitigating Thermal Runaway of Lithium-Ion Batteries637
Battery Lifetime Prognostics553
Tandem Organic Solar Cell with 20.2% Efficiency539
Lithium-Sulfur Batteries: Attaining the Critical Metrics475
Electrocatalytic Nitrate Reduction for Sustainable Ammonia Production455
Hydrated Eutectic Electrolytes with Ligand-Oriented Solvation Shells for Long-Cycling Zinc-Organic Batteries409
Reduced non-radiative charge recombination enables organic photovoltaic cell approaching 19% efficiency407
Stability challenges of electrocatalytic oxygen evolution reaction: From mechanistic understanding to reactor design385
Advanced Textiles for Personal Thermal Management and Energy343
Fine-Tuning Energy Levels via Asymmetric End Groups Enables Polymer Solar Cells with Efficiencies over 17%339
Influence of Bubbles on the Energy Conversion Efficiency of Electrochemical Reactors330
Surface Engineering of Ambient-Air-Processed Cesium Lead Triiodide Layers for Efficient Solar Cells296
Mechanically Robust All-Polymer Solar Cells from Narrow Band Gap Acceptors with Hetero-Bridging Atoms279
Challenges and Key Parameters of Lithium-Sulfur Batteries on Pouch Cell Level278
Blade-Coated Perovskites on Textured Silicon for 26%-Efficient Monolithic Perovskite/Silicon Tandem Solar Cells276
Electric Vehicles Batteries: Requirements and Challenges275
Achieving over 17% efficiency of ternary all-polymer solar cells with two well-compatible polymer acceptors275
Overcoming Redox Reactions at Perovskite-Nickel Oxide Interfaces to Boost Voltages in Perovskite Solar Cells269
A Layer-by-Layer Architecture for Printable Organic Solar Cells Overcoming the Scaling Lag of Module Efficiency265
Modulation of Defects and Interfaces through Alkylammonium Interlayer for Efficient Inverted Perovskite Solar Cells257
Over 10 kg m−2 h−1 Evaporation Rate Enabled by a 3D Interconnected Porous Carbon Foam254
Highly Efficient Thermally Co-evaporated Perovskite Solar Cells and Mini-modules247
Nanogenerators for smart cities in the era of 5G and Internet of Things247
Solar photovoltaics is ready to power a sustainable future243
Efficient Direct Recycling of Lithium-Ion Battery Cathodes by Targeted Healing243
Thermodynamic Understanding of Li-Dendrite Formation242
Paints as a Scalable and Effective Radiative Cooling Technology for Buildings237
Direct Observation on p- to n-Type Transformation of Perovskite Surface Region during Defect Passivation Driving High Photovoltaic Efficiency233
Cu-Ag Tandem Catalysts for High-Rate CO2 Electrolysis toward Multicarbons230
Modulating Local CO2 Concentration as a General Strategy for Enhancing C−C Coupling in CO2 Electroreduction227
16% efficiency all-polymer organic solar cells enabled by a finely tuned morphology via the design of ternary blend223
Role of Long-Duration Energy Storage in Variable Renewable Electricity Systems222
Controlling Molecular Mass of Low-Band-Gap Polymer Acceptors for High-Performance All-Polymer Solar Cells222
Single-Component Non-halogen Solvent-Processed High-Performance Organic Solar Cell Module with Efficiency over 14%220
Na-ion versus Li-ion Batteries: Complementarity Rather than Competitiveness220
Stabilizing metal battery anodes through the design of solid electrolyte interphases219
Single-atom catalysts for photocatalytic energy conversion216
Toward High-Voltage Aqueous Batteries: Super- or Low-Concentrated Electrolyte?213
Liquid Thermo-Responsive Smart Window Derived from Hydrogel209
Stabilizing Perovskite Solar Cells to IEC61215:2016 Standards with over 9,000-h Operational Tracking208
Metal Halide Perovskites in Quantum Dot Solar Cells: Progress and Prospects205
Surface-Controlled Oriented Growth of FASnI3 Crystals for Efficient Lead-free Perovskite Solar Cells204
GeTe Thermoelectrics203
Desired open-circuit voltage increase enables efficiencies approaching 19% in symmetric-asymmetric molecule ternary organic photovoltaics202
Trifluoromethylation Enables a 3D Interpenetrated Low-Band-Gap Acceptor for Efficient Organic Solar Cells200
D-A-π-A-D-type Dopant-free Hole Transport Material for Low-Cost, Efficient, and Stable Perovskite Solar Cells197
Demonstration of ultrahigh thermoelectric efficiency of ∼7.3% in Mg3Sb2/MgAgSb module for low-temperature energy harvesting193
Low-carbon production of iron and steel: Technology options, economic assessment, and policy192
Electrolyte solutions design for lithium-sulfur batteries188
The Thermal Stability of Lithium Solid Electrolytes with Metallic Lithium188
Efficient Electrocatalytic CO2 Reduction to C2+ Alcohols at Defect-Site-Rich Cu Surface186
Rechargeable aqueous Zn-based energy storage devices186
The timescale identification decoupling complicated kinetic processes in lithium batteries179
“Soft Shorts” Hidden in Zinc Metal Anode Research176
Achieving Net Zero Energy Greenhouses by Integrating Semitransparent Organic Solar Cells175
Liquid electrolyte: The nexus of practical lithium metal batteries173
Toward practical aqueous zinc-ion batteries for electrochemical energy storage172
Rotational energy harvesting for self-powered sensing167
High-performance and eco-friendly semitransparent organic solar cells for greenhouse applications166
Shallow Iodine Defects Accelerate the Degradation of α-Phase Formamidinium Perovskite166
Dual-Stage Atmospheric Water Harvesting Device for Scalable Solar-Driven Water Production165
High-Efficiency Indoor Organic Photovoltaics with a Band-Aligned Interlayer165
Confined Ir single sites with triggered lattice oxygen redox: Toward boosted and sustained water oxidation catalysis164
Efficiency Accreditation and Testing Protocols for Particulate Photocatalysts toward Solar Fuel Production159
Small-molecular donor guest achieves rigid 18.5% and flexible 15.9% efficiency organic photovoltaic via fine-tuning microstructure morphology158
Efficient Organic Solar Cells from Molecular Orientation Control of M-Series Acceptors158
The Short-run and Long-run Effects of Covid-19 on Energy and the Environment157
Adsorption-based atmospheric water harvesting156
Interplay of Lithium Intercalation and Plating on a Single Graphite Particle155
Active resonance triboelectric nanogenerator for harvesting omnidirectional water-wave energy155
Microscopic Degradation in Formamidinium-Cesium Lead Iodide Perovskite Solar Cells under Operational Stressors154
Ultrahigh Electricity Generation from Low-Frequency Mechanical Energy by Efficient Energy Management154
Self-Elimination of Intrinsic Defects Improves the Low-Temperature Performance of Perovskite Photovoltaics149
Cascade CO2 electroreduction enables efficient carbonate-free production of ethylene148
Techno-economic, life-cycle, and socioeconomic impact analysis of enzymatic recycling of poly(ethylene terephthalate)148
Origins and influences of metallic lead in perovskite solar cells147
Manufacturing energy and greenhouse gas emissions associated with plastics consumption146
Ultrasonic Scanning to Observe Wetting and “Unwetting” in Li-Ion Pouch Cells145
Lithium Extraction from Seawater through Pulsed Electrochemical Intercalation145
Tortuosity Effects in Lithium-Metal Host Anodes144
Flexible Organic Solar Cells Over 15% Efficiency with Polyimide-Integrated Graphene Electrodes144
Deep neural network battery charging curve prediction using 30 points collected in 10 min142
A Thermal Management Strategy for Electronic Devices Based on Moisture Sorption-Desorption Processes142
A Liquid Electrolyte with De-Solvated Lithium Ions for Lithium-Metal Battery141
Approaching 16% Efficiency in All-Small-Molecule Organic Solar Cells Based on Ternary Strategy with a Highly Crystalline Acceptor139
Monolayer Perovskite Bridges Enable Strong Quantum Dot Coupling for Efficient Solar Cells137
Balancing the efficiency, stability, and cost potential for organic solar cells via a new figure of merit136
Zwitterionic-Surfactant-Assisted Room-Temperature Coating of Efficient Perovskite Solar Cells134
Are solid-state batteries safer than lithium-ion batteries?134
Development of perovskite solar cells with >25% conversion efficiency133
Rashba Effect Maximizes Thermoelectric Performance of GeTe Derivatives133
Unveiling the Stable Nature of the Solid Electrolyte Interphase between Lithium Metal and LiPON via Cryogenic Electron Microscopy132
High-Index-Facet- and High-Surface-Energy Nanocrystals of Metals and Metal Oxides as Highly Efficient Catalysts132
Optimization Requirements of Efficient Polythiophene:Nonfullerene Organic Solar Cells132
Toward solar-driven carbon recycling132
N2 Fixation by Plasma-Activated Processes129
Lead-free tin perovskite solar cells129
Charge transfer rates and electron trapping at buried interfaces of perovskite solar cells129
The challenge and opportunity of battery lifetime prediction from field data128
Design and Manufacture of 3D-Printed Batteries126
The performance-stability conundrum of BTP-based organic solar cells125
Empirically grounded technology forecasts and the energy transition125
Navigating the Clean Energy Transition in the COVID-19 Crisis124
Anode-free, Lean-Electrolyte Lithium-Sulfur Batteries Enabled by Tellurium-Stabilized Lithium Deposition124
Enhanced electrical properties of Li-salts doped mesoporous TiO2 in perovskite solar cells123
Close-Packed Nanowire-Bacteria Hybrids for Efficient Solar-Driven CO2 Fixation122
The metamorphosis of rechargeable magnesium batteries122
Mechanically Stacked, Two-Terminal Graphene-Based Perovskite/Silicon Tandem Solar Cell with Efficiency over 26%121
Present Efficiencies and Future Opportunities in Thermophotovoltaics120
Highly reversible Zn anode with a practical areal capacity enabled by a sustainable electrolyte and superacid interfacial chemistry119
Hydrovoltaic Energy on the Way118
The Application of Data-Driven Methods and Physics-Based Learning for Improving Battery Safety117
Flexible perovskite solar cells with simultaneously improved efficiency, operational stability, and mechanical reliability117
A comparative energy and costs assessment and optimization for direct air capture technologies116
Facet orientation tailoring via 2D-seed- induced growth enables highly efficient and stable perovskite solar cells116
Energy Consumption of Cryptocurrencies Beyond Bitcoin115
Efficient and Reproducible Monolithic Perovskite/Organic Tandem Solar Cells with Low-Loss Interconnecting Layers114
Bubble growth and departure modes on wettable/non-wettable porous foams in alkaline water splitting113
A Cross-Domain Approach to Analyzing the Short-Run Impact of COVID-19 on the US Electricity Sector112
Concurrent cationic and anionic perovskite defect passivation enables 27.4% perovskite/silicon tandems with suppression of halide segregation108
High fill factor organic solar cells with increased dielectric constant and molecular packing density108
Selective Hole and Electron Transport in Efficient Quaternary Blend Organic Solar Cells107
A Multi-functional Molecular Modifier Enabling Efficient Large-Area Perovskite Light-Emitting Diodes107
To decarbonize industry, we must decarbonize heat106
Efficient, stable formamidinium-cesium perovskite solar cells and minimodules enabled by crystallization regulation104
Polythiophenes for organic solar cells with efficiency surpassing 17%104
Liquid-state thermocells: Opportunities and challenges for low-grade heat harvesting104
Revealing the Impact of Space-Charge Layers on the Li-Ion Transport in All-Solid-State Batteries103
Address the “alkalinity problem” in CO2 electrolysis with catalyst design and translation103
Perovskite and Organic Solar Cells on a Rocket Flight102
Pathway toward carbon-neutral electrical systems in China by mid-century with negative CO2 abatement costs informed by high-resolution modeling102
A high-performing single-stage invert-structured solar water purifier through enhanced absorption and condensation101
Liquid Metals in Catalysis for Energy Applications100
Bioinspired Nanoporous Membrane for Salinity Gradient Energy Harvesting99
Trade-Offs between Geographic Scale, Cost, and Infrastructure Requirements for Fully Renewable Electricity in Europe99
Double-network thermocells with extraordinary toughness and boosted power density for continuous heat harvesting99
Thermal Energy Harvesting Using Pyroelectric-Electrochemical Coupling in Ferroelectric Materials99
Proton Radiation Hardness of Perovskite Tandem Photovoltaics98
Detection of Micro-Scale Li Dendrite via H2 Gas Capture for Early Safety Warning97
Membrane Electrolyzers for Impure-Water Splitting95
Kinetic- versus Diffusion-Driven Three-Dimensional Growth in Magnesium Metal Battery Anodes94
Critical role of additive-induced molecular interaction on the operational stability of perovskite light-emitting diodes94
28.2%-efficient, outdoor-stable perovskite/silicon tandem solar cell94
Triplet exciton formation for non-radiative voltage loss in high-efficiency nonfullerene organic solar cells94
Is Net Zero Carbon 2050 Possible?93
Microstructural Evolution of Battery Electrodes During Calendering93
Digestion of Ambient Humidity for Energy Generation92
Efficient Perovskite Solar Modules with Minimized Nonradiative Recombination and Local Carrier Transport Losses92
Using the sun to co-generate electricity and freshwater92
A highly crystalline non-fullerene acceptor enabling efficient indoor organic photovoltaics with high EQE and fill factor91
Tin perovskite solar cells with >1,300 h of operational stability in N2 through a synergistic chemical engineering approach90
Selective hydrogen peroxide conversion tailored by surface, interface, and device engineering89
The challenges of achieving a 100% renewable electricity system in the United States89
Electricity Storage and the Renewable Energy Transition89
Decoupled Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting System for Centralized Hydrogen Production88
Synergistic Tandem Solar Electricity-Water Generators87
Decoupling the effects of defects on efficiency and stability through phosphonates in stable halide perovskite solar cells87
Transitioning solid-state batteries from lab to market: Linking electro-chemo-mechanics with practical considerations87
Polysilicon passivated junctions: The next technology for silicon solar cells?86
Improving Efficiency and Stability of Perovskite Solar Cells Enabled by A Near-Infrared-Absorbing Moisture Barrier86
Operando Revealing Dynamic Reconstruction of NiCo Carbonate Hydroxide for High-Rate Energy Storage86
Next-generation thermoelectric cooling modules based on high-performance Mg3(Bi,Sb)2 material85
The Structural Stability of P2-Layered Na-Based Electrodes during Anionic Redox85
High-Current-Density CO2-to-CO Electroreduction on Ag-Alloyed Zn Dendrites at Elevated Pressure85
Cooperative catalysis coupling photo-/photothermal effect to drive Sabatier reaction with unprecedented conversion and selectivity85
Global Techno-Economic Performance of Bifacial and Tracking Photovoltaic Systems84
Ten concerns of Zn metal anode for rechargeable aqueous zinc batteries84
A passive perspiration biofuel cell: High energy return on investment84
Cycling mechanism of Li2MnO3: Li–CO2 batteries and commonality on oxygen redox in cathode materials84
Techno-economic analysis of long-duration energy storage and flexible power generation technologies to support high-variable renewable energy grids83
Unraveling the mechanical origin of stable solid electrolyte interphase83
Storing energy with molecular photoisomers82
Review of modification strategies in emerging inorganic solid-state electrolytes for lithium, sodium, and potassium batteries82
Recycled cathode materials enabled superior performance for lithium-ion batteries81
Stress evolution during cycling of alloy-anode solid-state batteries80
Efficient perovskite solar mini-modules fabricated via bar-coating using 2-methoxyethanol-based formamidinium lead tri-iodide precursor solution80
Efficient and Stable Graded CsPbI3−xBrx Perovskite Solar Cells and Submodules by Orthogonal Processable Spray Coating80
Increasing the performance of an anion-exchange membrane electrolyzer operating in pure water with a nickel-based microporous layer80
Ultrastable aqueous phenazine flow batteries with high capacity operated at elevated temperatures79
Design Rules for High-Valent Redox in Intercalation Electrodes79
The role of halide oxidation in perovskite halide phase separation79
Rational control of sequential morphology evolution and vertical distribution toward 17.18% efficiency all-small-molecule organic solar cells78
A Figure of Merit for Flexible Batteries78
Utilization of Trapped Optical Modes for White Perovskite Light-Emitting Diodes with Efficiency over 12%78
Elucidating the Full Potential of OPV Materials Utilizing a High-Throughput Robot-Based Platform and Machine Learning78
Identifying the Soft Nature of Defective Perovskite Surface Layer and Its Removal Using a Facile Mechanical Approach77
Dual-anion ionic liquid electrolyte enables stable Ni-rich cathodes in lithium-metal batteries77
Decarbonizing cement production77
Cycling Lithium Metal on Graphite to Form Hybrid Lithium-Ion/Lithium Metal Cells77
A 500 Wh/kg Lithium-Metal Cell Based on Anionic Redox76
Quantifying the challenge of reaching a 100% renewable energy power system for the United States75
High Performance Printed AgO-Zn Rechargeable Battery for Flexible Electronics75
Precious metal recovery75
A conjugated donor-acceptor block copolymer enables over 11% efficiency for single-component polymer solar cells74
Alcohol Production from Carbon Dioxide: Methanol as a Fuel and Chemical Feedstock74
Rapid Open-Air Fabrication of Perovskite Solar Modules74
Organic electronic synapses with low energy consumption74
Integrated solar-driven PV cooling and seawater desalination with zero liquid discharge74
Global Atlas of Closed-Loop Pumped Hydro Energy Storage74
The hydrogen economy: A pragmatic path forward73
Electricity Load Implications of Space Heating Decarbonization Pathways72
Intrinsic voltage plateau of a Nb2CTx MXene cathode in an aqueous electrolyte induced by high-voltage scanning72
Accelerating Low-Carbon Innovation72
Toward Controlled Thermal Energy Storage and Release in Organic Phase Change Materials72
n-doped inorganic molecular clusters as a new type of hole transport material for efficient organic solar cells72
A Passive High-Temperature High-Pressure Solar Steam Generator for Medical Sterilization71
Levelized Cost of Charging Electric Vehicles in the United States71
Experience Curves for Operations and Maintenance Costs of Renewable Energy Technologies70
Benchmarking of oxygen evolution catalysts on porous nickel supports69
A New General Paradigm for Understanding and Preventing Li Metal Penetration through Solid Electrolytes69
The Value of Inter-Regional Coordination and Transmission in Decarbonizing the US Electricity System69
Reduced Self-Doping of Perovskites Induced by Short Annealing for Efficient Solar Modules69
Mitigation of Vacuum and Illumination-Induced Degradation in Perovskite Solar Cells by Structure Engineering68
Rational selection of the polymeric structure for interface engineering of perovskite solar cells68
18.2%-efficient ternary all-polymer organic solar cells with improved stability enabled by a chlorinated guest polymer acceptor67
Highly efficient CsPbI3/Cs1-xDMAxPbI3 bulk heterojunction perovskite solar cell67
Large-scale solar-thermal desalination67
Mechanical properties of cathode materials for lithium-ion batteries66
The feasibility of heavy battery electric trucks66
Influence of Charge Transport Layers on Capacitance Measured in Halide Perovskite Solar Cells66
Triple-junction solar cells with 39.5% terrestrial and 34.2% space efficiency enabled by thick quantum well superlattices65
Extraordinary acidic oxygen evolution on new phase 3R-iridium oxide65
Standardized Battery Reporting Guidelines65
A framework for a hydrogen economy65
Self-powered and self-sensing devices based on human motion64
Moisture-Driven CO2 Sorbents63
Proton conductors for heavy-duty vehicle fuel cells63
Identifying soft breakdown in all-solid-state lithium battery63
Electrosynthesis of ammonia with high selectivity and high rates via engineering of the solid-electrolyte interphase62
Machine learning with knowledge constraints for process optimization of open-air perovskite solar cell manufacturing62
Consensus statement: Standardized reporting of power-producing luminescent solar concentrator performance62
Naphthalenothiophene imide-based polymer exhibiting over 17% efficiency62
Challenges and key requirements of batteries for electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft62
A Device-to-Material Strategy Guiding the “Double-High” Thermoelectric Module61