(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 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
A Roadmap to the Ammonia Economy862
Tandem Organic Solar Cell with 20.2% Efficiency634
Electrocatalytic Nitrate Reduction for Sustainable Ammonia Production567
Stability challenges of electrocatalytic oxygen evolution reaction: From mechanistic understanding to reactor design479
Hydrated Eutectic Electrolytes with Ligand-Oriented Solvation Shells for Long-Cycling Zinc-Organic Batteries468
Reduced non-radiative charge recombination enables organic photovoltaic cell approaching 19% efficiency436
Fine-Tuning Energy Levels via Asymmetric End Groups Enables Polymer Solar Cells with Efficiencies over 17%353
Surface Engineering of Ambient-Air-Processed Cesium Lead Triiodide Layers for Efficient Solar Cells321
Overcoming Redox Reactions at Perovskite-Nickel Oxide Interfaces to Boost Voltages in Perovskite Solar Cells311
Achieving over 17% efficiency of ternary all-polymer solar cells with two well-compatible polymer acceptors292
Efficient Direct Recycling of Lithium-Ion Battery Cathodes by Targeted Healing292
Paints as a Scalable and Effective Radiative Cooling Technology for Buildings288
Thermodynamic Understanding of Li-Dendrite Formation285
Solar photovoltaics is ready to power a sustainable future285
Nanogenerators for smart cities in the era of 5G and Internet of Things284
The timescale identification decoupling complicated kinetic processes in lithium batteries270
Modulation of Defects and Interfaces through Alkylammonium Interlayer for Efficient Inverted Perovskite Solar Cells270
Direct Observation on p- to n-Type Transformation of Perovskite Surface Region during Defect Passivation Driving High Photovoltaic Efficiency269
Stabilizing metal battery anodes through the design of solid electrolyte interphases266
Cu-Ag Tandem Catalysts for High-Rate CO2 Electrolysis toward Multicarbons263
Single-atom catalysts for photocatalytic energy conversion259
Role of Long-Duration Energy Storage in Variable Renewable Electricity Systems253
Na-ion versus Li-ion Batteries: Complementarity Rather than Competitiveness251
Stabilizing Perovskite Solar Cells to IEC61215:2016 Standards with over 9,000-h Operational Tracking244
Single-Component Non-halogen Solvent-Processed High-Performance Organic Solar Cell Module with Efficiency over 14%243
Toward practical aqueous zinc-ion batteries for electrochemical energy storage240
Low-carbon production of iron and steel: Technology options, economic assessment, and policy238
Liquid Thermo-Responsive Smart Window Derived from Hydrogel237
Electrolyte solutions design for lithium-sulfur batteries233
16% efficiency all-polymer organic solar cells enabled by a finely tuned morphology via the design of ternary blend233
Toward High-Voltage Aqueous Batteries: Super- or Low-Concentrated Electrolyte?230
Desired open-circuit voltage increase enables efficiencies approaching 19% in symmetric-asymmetric molecule ternary organic photovoltaics230
Liquid electrolyte: The nexus of practical lithium metal batteries229
Demonstration of ultrahigh thermoelectric efficiency of ∼7.3% in Mg3Sb2/MgAgSb module for low-temperature energy harvesting224
Rechargeable aqueous Zn-based energy storage devices224
Metal Halide Perovskites in Quantum Dot Solar Cells: Progress and Prospects217
D-A-π-A-D-type Dopant-free Hole Transport Material for Low-Cost, Efficient, and Stable Perovskite Solar Cells216
Confined Ir single sites with triggered lattice oxygen redox: Toward boosted and sustained water oxidation catalysis215
“Soft Shorts” Hidden in Zinc Metal Anode Research214
Efficient Electrocatalytic CO2 Reduction to C2+ Alcohols at Defect-Site-Rich Cu Surface210
Origins and influences of metallic lead in perovskite solar cells194
Interplay of Lithium Intercalation and Plating on a Single Graphite Particle189
Shallow Iodine Defects Accelerate the Degradation of α-Phase Formamidinium Perovskite188
Dual-Stage Atmospheric Water Harvesting Device for Scalable Solar-Driven Water Production186
Rotational energy harvesting for self-powered sensing185
Adsorption-based atmospheric water harvesting182
High-performance and eco-friendly semitransparent organic solar cells for greenhouse applications182
Techno-economic, life-cycle, and socioeconomic impact analysis of enzymatic recycling of poly(ethylene terephthalate)181
Cascade CO2 electroreduction enables efficient carbonate-free production of ethylene181
Active resonance triboelectric nanogenerator for harvesting omnidirectional water-wave energy180
Small-molecular donor guest achieves rigid 18.5% and flexible 15.9% efficiency organic photovoltaic via fine-tuning microstructure morphology179
Efficiency Accreditation and Testing Protocols for Particulate Photocatalysts toward Solar Fuel Production179
Efficient Organic Solar Cells from Molecular Orientation Control of M-Series Acceptors178
Manufacturing energy and greenhouse gas emissions associated with plastics consumption178
High-Efficiency Indoor Organic Photovoltaics with a Band-Aligned Interlayer176
Deep neural network battery charging curve prediction using 30 points collected in 10 min175
Are solid-state batteries safer than lithium-ion batteries?175
Ten concerns of Zn metal anode for rechargeable aqueous zinc batteries173
Ultrasonic Scanning to Observe Wetting and “Unwetting” in Li-Ion Pouch Cells172
Ultrahigh Electricity Generation from Low-Frequency Mechanical Energy by Efficient Energy Management170
Microscopic Degradation in Formamidinium-Cesium Lead Iodide Perovskite Solar Cells under Operational Stressors169
Lithium Extraction from Seawater through Pulsed Electrochemical Intercalation169
Empirically grounded technology forecasts and the energy transition165
A Liquid Electrolyte with De-Solvated Lithium Ions for Lithium-Metal Battery164
Self-Elimination of Intrinsic Defects Improves the Low-Temperature Performance of Perovskite Photovoltaics163
The Short-run and Long-run Effects of Covid-19 on Energy and the Environment161
Charge transfer rates and electron trapping at buried interfaces of perovskite solar cells161
Facet orientation tailoring via 2D-seed- induced growth enables highly efficient and stable perovskite solar cells158
The challenge and opportunity of battery lifetime prediction from field data156
Toward solar-driven carbon recycling154
N2 Fixation by Plasma-Activated Processes152
Approaching 16% Efficiency in All-Small-Molecule Organic Solar Cells Based on Ternary Strategy with a Highly Crystalline Acceptor151
Unveiling the Stable Nature of the Solid Electrolyte Interphase between Lithium Metal and LiPON via Cryogenic Electron Microscopy150
Bubble growth and departure modes on wettable/non-wettable porous foams in alkaline water splitting150
Rashba Effect Maximizes Thermoelectric Performance of GeTe Derivatives150
High-Index-Facet- and High-Surface-Energy Nanocrystals of Metals and Metal Oxides as Highly Efficient Catalysts149
Highly reversible Zn anode with a practical areal capacity enabled by a sustainable electrolyte and superacid interfacial chemistry149
Development of perovskite solar cells with >25% conversion efficiency149
Balancing the efficiency, stability, and cost potential for organic solar cells via a new figure of merit148
The performance-stability conundrum of BTP-based organic solar cells147
Monolayer Perovskite Bridges Enable Strong Quantum Dot Coupling for Efficient Solar Cells147
Design and Manufacture of 3D-Printed Batteries146
Zwitterionic-Surfactant-Assisted Room-Temperature Coating of Efficient Perovskite Solar Cells144
Lead-free tin perovskite solar cells140
A comparative energy and costs assessment and optimization for direct air capture technologies139
Present Efficiencies and Future Opportunities in Thermophotovoltaics139
Hydrovoltaic Energy on the Way139
The Application of Data-Driven Methods and Physics-Based Learning for Improving Battery Safety138
The metamorphosis of rechargeable magnesium batteries138
Optimization Requirements of Efficient Polythiophene:Nonfullerene Organic Solar Cells137
Enhanced electrical properties of Li-salts doped mesoporous TiO2 in perovskite solar cells134
High fill factor organic solar cells with increased dielectric constant and molecular packing density134
Flexible perovskite solar cells with simultaneously improved efficiency, operational stability, and mechanical reliability133
Efficient, stable formamidinium-cesium perovskite solar cells and minimodules enabled by crystallization regulation131
Energy Consumption of Cryptocurrencies Beyond Bitcoin131
Concurrent cationic and anionic perovskite defect passivation enables 27.4% perovskite/silicon tandems with suppression of halide segregation130
Efficient and Reproducible Monolithic Perovskite/Organic Tandem Solar Cells with Low-Loss Interconnecting Layers129
Navigating the Clean Energy Transition in the COVID-19 Crisis127
Pathway toward carbon-neutral electrical systems in China by mid-century with negative CO2 abatement costs informed by high-resolution modeling124
To decarbonize industry, we must decarbonize heat123
Detection of Micro-Scale Li Dendrite via H2 Gas Capture for Early Safety Warning123
A high-performing single-stage invert-structured solar water purifier through enhanced absorption and condensation122
Address the “alkalinity problem” in CO2 electrolysis with catalyst design and translation122
Liquid-state thermocells: Opportunities and challenges for low-grade heat harvesting122
Polythiophenes for organic solar cells with efficiency surpassing 17%122
Trade-Offs between Geographic Scale, Cost, and Infrastructure Requirements for Fully Renewable Electricity in Europe118
A Cross-Domain Approach to Analyzing the Short-Run Impact of COVID-19 on the US Electricity Sector117
A Multi-functional Molecular Modifier Enabling Efficient Large-Area Perovskite Light-Emitting Diodes116
Membrane Electrolyzers for Impure-Water Splitting115
Double-network thermocells with extraordinary toughness and boosted power density for continuous heat harvesting115
Liquid Metals in Catalysis for Energy Applications115
Selective hydrogen peroxide conversion tailored by surface, interface, and device engineering115
Revealing the Impact of Space-Charge Layers on the Li-Ion Transport in All-Solid-State Batteries114
28.2%-efficient, outdoor-stable perovskite/silicon tandem solar cell113
Selective Hole and Electron Transport in Efficient Quaternary Blend Organic Solar Cells113
Is Net Zero Carbon 2050 Possible?113
Perovskite and Organic Solar Cells on a Rocket Flight112
The challenges of achieving a 100% renewable electricity system in the United States110
Bioinspired Nanoporous Membrane for Salinity Gradient Energy Harvesting109
Cooperative catalysis coupling photo-/photothermal effect to drive Sabatier reaction with unprecedented conversion and selectivity109
Triplet exciton formation for non-radiative voltage loss in high-efficiency nonfullerene organic solar cells108
Critical role of additive-induced molecular interaction on the operational stability of perovskite light-emitting diodes106
Rational control of sequential morphology evolution and vertical distribution toward 17.18% efficiency all-small-molecule organic solar cells106
Microstructural Evolution of Battery Electrodes During Calendering105
Techno-economic analysis of long-duration energy storage and flexible power generation technologies to support high-variable renewable energy grids104
Review of modification strategies in emerging inorganic solid-state electrolytes for lithium, sodium, and potassium batteries103
A highly crystalline non-fullerene acceptor enabling efficient indoor organic photovoltaics with high EQE and fill factor103
Next-generation thermoelectric cooling modules based on high-performance Mg3(Bi,Sb)2 material103
Transitioning solid-state batteries from lab to market: Linking electro-chemo-mechanics with practical considerations103
Kinetic- versus Diffusion-Driven Three-Dimensional Growth in Magnesium Metal Battery Anodes102
Decoupling the effects of defects on efficiency and stability through phosphonates in stable halide perovskite solar cells102
Unraveling the mechanical origin of stable solid electrolyte interphase101
Digestion of Ambient Humidity for Energy Generation100
Precious metal recovery100
Storing energy with molecular photoisomers99
Increasing the performance of an anion-exchange membrane electrolyzer operating in pure water with a nickel-based microporous layer99
Electricity Storage and the Renewable Energy Transition98
Global Techno-Economic Performance of Bifacial and Tracking Photovoltaic Systems98
Tin perovskite solar cells with >1,300 h of operational stability in N2 through a synergistic chemical engineering approach98
Mechanical properties of cathode materials for lithium-ion batteries98
Cycling mechanism of Li2MnO3: Li–CO2 batteries and commonality on oxygen redox in cathode materials98
Stress evolution during cycling of alloy-anode solid-state batteries98
Using the sun to co-generate electricity and freshwater98
Improving Efficiency and Stability of Perovskite Solar Cells Enabled by A Near-Infrared-Absorbing Moisture Barrier97
Recycled cathode materials enabled superior performance for lithium-ion batteries97
Efficient perovskite solar mini-modules fabricated via bar-coating using 2-methoxyethanol-based formamidinium lead tri-iodide precursor solution97
Efficient Perovskite Solar Modules with Minimized Nonradiative Recombination and Local Carrier Transport Losses96
The role of halide oxidation in perovskite halide phase separation96
Dual-anion ionic liquid electrolyte enables stable Ni-rich cathodes in lithium-metal batteries95
Quantifying the challenge of reaching a 100% renewable energy power system for the United States95
Decarbonizing cement production94
Polysilicon passivated junctions: The next technology for silicon solar cells?93
The hydrogen economy: A pragmatic path forward92
Elucidating the Full Potential of OPV Materials Utilizing a High-Throughput Robot-Based Platform and Machine Learning91
Organic electronic synapses with low energy consumption91
Self-powered and self-sensing devices based on human motion90
A passive perspiration biofuel cell: High energy return on investment90
Cycling Lithium Metal on Graphite to Form Hybrid Lithium-Ion/Lithium Metal Cells90
Ultrastable aqueous phenazine flow batteries with high capacity operated at elevated temperatures89
Utilization of Trapped Optical Modes for White Perovskite Light-Emitting Diodes with Efficiency over 12%89
18.2%-efficient ternary all-polymer organic solar cells with improved stability enabled by a chlorinated guest polymer acceptor89
Eliminating over-oxidation of ruthenium oxides by niobium for highly stable electrocatalytic oxygen evolution in acidic media88
Alcohol Production from Carbon Dioxide: Methanol as a Fuel and Chemical Feedstock88
Extraordinary acidic oxygen evolution on new phase 3R-iridium oxide87
Integrated solar-driven PV cooling and seawater desalination with zero liquid discharge87
Identifying the Soft Nature of Defective Perovskite Surface Layer and Its Removal Using a Facile Mechanical Approach87
A Figure of Merit for Flexible Batteries86
The Value of Inter-Regional Coordination and Transmission in Decarbonizing the US Electricity System86
Design Rules for High-Valent Redox in Intercalation Electrodes86
Global Atlas of Closed-Loop Pumped Hydro Energy Storage86
Rapid Open-Air Fabrication of Perovskite Solar Modules85
Benchmarking of oxygen evolution catalysts on porous nickel supports85
Accelerating Low-Carbon Innovation84
A conjugated donor-acceptor block copolymer enables over 11% efficiency for single-component polymer solar cells84
High Performance Printed AgO-Zn Rechargeable Battery for Flexible Electronics84
Electrosynthesis of ammonia with high selectivity and high rates via engineering of the solid-electrolyte interphase84
Efficient and Stable Graded CsPbI3−xBrx Perovskite Solar Cells and Submodules by Orthogonal Processable Spray Coating84
The feasibility of heavy battery electric trucks84
A 500 Wh/kg Lithium-Metal Cell Based on Anionic Redox84
A framework for a hydrogen economy83
Intrinsic voltage plateau of a Nb2CTx MXene cathode in an aqueous electrolyte induced by high-voltage scanning83
Revealing the strain-associated physical mechanisms impacting the performance and stability of perovskite solar cells82
A Passive High-Temperature High-Pressure Solar Steam Generator for Medical Sterilization82
Rational selection of the polymeric structure for interface engineering of perovskite solar cells82
The promise of alloy anodes for solid-state batteries82
Challenges and key requirements of batteries for electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft82
Dimerized small-molecule acceptors enable efficient and stable organic solar cells81
Levelized Cost of Charging Electric Vehicles in the United States81
n-doped inorganic molecular clusters as a new type of hole transport material for efficient organic solar cells80
Identifying soft breakdown in all-solid-state lithium battery80
Surface redox engineering of vacuum-deposited NiOx for top-performance perovskite solar cells and modules79
Decarbonization of the chemical industry through electrification: Barriers and opportunities79
Photovoltaically top-performing perovskite crystal facets77
Triple-junction solar cells with 39.5% terrestrial and 34.2% space efficiency enabled by thick quantum well superlattices77
Toward Controlled Thermal Energy Storage and Release in Organic Phase Change Materials76
Large-scale solar-thermal desalination76
Reduced Self-Doping of Perovskites Induced by Short Annealing for Efficient Solar Modules75
Self-powered sensing technologies for human Metaverse interfacing75
Consensus statement: Standardized reporting of power-producing luminescent solar concentrator performance75
Pulse check: Potential opportunities in pulsed electrochemical CO2 reduction75
Nitrogen fixation in an electrode-free microwave plasma75
A path forward for the translational development of aqueous zinc-ion batteries74
A New General Paradigm for Understanding and Preventing Li Metal Penetration through Solid Electrolytes74
Overcoming Shockley-Queisser limit using halide perovskite platform?74
Highly efficient CsPbI3/Cs1-xDMAxPbI3 bulk heterojunction perovskite solar cell74
Water electrolysis: Direct from the sea or not to be?73
Revisiting Bitcoin’s carbon footprint73
Machine learning with knowledge constraints for process optimization of open-air perovskite solar cell manufacturing73
National energy security or acceleration of transition? Energy policy after the war in Ukraine71
Robot-Based High-Throughput Screening of Antisolvents for Lead Halide Perovskites70
Moisture-Driven CO2 Sorbents70
In situ crosslinking-assisted perovskite grain growth for mechanically robust flexible perovskite solar cells with 23.4% efficiency69
Proton conductors for heavy-duty vehicle fuel cells69
Naphthalenothiophene imide-based polymer exhibiting over 17% efficiency69
Tailoring solvent-mediated ligand exchange for CsPbI3 perovskite quantum dot solar cells with efficiency exceeding 16.5%69
Lightweight, Passive Radiative Cooling to Enhance Concentrating Photovoltaics69
The role of artificial intelligence in the mass adoption of electric vehicles68
Evaporating potential68
Intermediate phase engineering of halide perovskites for photovoltaics68
Nanogenerators to Power Implantable Medical Systems67
A Device-to-Material Strategy Guiding the “Double-High” Thermoelectric Module67
Thermal runaway routes of large-format lithium-sulfur pouch cell batteries66
24.8%-efficient planar perovskite solar cells via ligand-engineered TiO2 deposition66
Sandwiched electrode buffer for efficient and stable perovskite solar cells with dual back surface fields66
Low-cost hydrocarbon membrane enables commercial-scale flow batteries for long-duration energy storage66
Standardized Battery Reporting Guidelines66
A solar tower fuel plant for the thermochemical production of kerosene from H2O and CO265
Bitcoin boom: What rising prices mean for the network’s energy consumption65
A simple one-step method with wide processing window for high-quality perovskite mini-module fabrication64
Nonaqueous rechargeable aluminum batteries64
Scaling up high-energy-density sulfidic solid-state batteries: A lab-to-pilot perspective63
Over 24% efficient MA-free CsxFA1−xPbX3 perovskite solar cells63
Roadmaps to net-zero emissions systems: Emerging insights and modeling challenges63
Direct and stable α-phase formation via ionic liquid solvation for formamidinium-based perovskite solar cells62
Oxygen-redox reactions in LiCoO2 cathode without O–O bonding during charge-discharge62
Policy Decision Support for Renewables Deployment through Spatially Explicit Practically Optimal Alternatives62
Stimuli-responsive switchable halide perovskites: Taking advantage of instability61
New Dimensions of Vulnerability to Energy and Transport Poverty61
US building energy efficiency and flexibility as an electric grid resource61
Smart polyethylene textiles for radiative and evaporative cooling61