Researchers at UCD


Codrin Andrei

Learning Support Officer

School of Mathematics & Statistics
UCD Science Centre South

Tel: +353 (0) 1 716 2103




Year 2013 Institution: University College Dublin
Qualification: PhD Subject:
Year 2009 Institution: University College Dublin
Qualification: MSc Subject:



Andrei, C. (2010) Renewable energy in the 21st century: The promise of dye sensitised solar cells. Germany: LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing. Available Online [Details]
Codrin Alexandru Andrei (2017) Towards Efficient Photovoltaic Devices: Key Facts and Experiments on Dye Sensitised Solar Cells. United Kingdom: Cambridge Publishing. Available Online [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

E. Lestini, C. Andrei, D. Zerulla (2017) 'Linear self-assembly and grafting of gold nanorods into arrayed micrometer-long nanowires on a silicon wafer by a combined top-down/bottom-up approach'. PLoS ONE, . [Details]
Andrei, C., O'Reilly, T., Zerulla, D. (2010) 'A spatially resolved study on the Sn diffusion during the sintering process in the active layer of dye sensitised solar cells'. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 12 (26):7241-7245. [DOI] [Details]
Andrei, C., Lestini, E., Crosbie, S., de Frein, C., O'Reilly, T., Zerulla, D. (2014) 'Plasmonic Enhancement of Dye Sensitized Solar Cells via a Tailored Size-Distribution of Chemically Functionalized Gold Nanoparticles'. PLoS ONE, 9 (10). [DOI] [Details]
Andrei, C., Zerulla, D. (2013) 'Optimisation of Ruthenium Dye Sensitised Solar Cells Efficiency via Sn Diffusion into the TiO2 Mesoporous Layer'. PLoS ONE, 8 (5). [DOI] [Details]
Tiron, V., Andrei, C., Nastuta, A., Rusu, B., Vitelaru, C., Popa G. (2009) 'Carbon and tungsten sputtering in a helium magnetron discharge'. IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, 37 (8):1581-1585. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
O'Reilly, T., Andrei, C., O'Reilly, J., Zerulla, D. (2009) 'The influence of light intensity, active area, and excitation wavelength on the temporal response of a dye sensitized solar cell'. SPIE, . [DOI] [Details]
C. Vitelaru, V. Tiron, C. Andrei, S. Dobrea, G. Popa (2008) 'On the density of argon metastables in a cylindrical magnetron discharge'. Journal of optoelectronics and advanced materials, 10 (8):2003-2006. [Details]

Conference Publications

Andrei, C., Vohnsen, B., Buchete, N.V. (2009) Multiscale molecular modelling of collagen fibrils NSTI Nanotech 2009 [Details]