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Thin-film crystalline silicon solar cells : physics and technology

Author: Rolf Brendel; A Goetzberger
Publisher: Weinheim : Wiley-VCH, 2003.
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Offers an introduction to the physics of Silicon solar cells with a focus on thin cells. This title presents an analysis of the spectral quantum efficiency of thin solar cells, including a set of  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rolf Brendel; A Goetzberger
ISBN: 3527403760 9783527403769
OCLC Number: 248281134
Description: XIX, 287 S : Ill., graph. Darst.
Contents: Foreword.Preface.Symbols and Acronyms.INTRODUCTION.Highest-efficiency crystalline Si solar cells.Industrial crystalline Si solar cells.Thin-film crystalline Si cells.Physical problems with thin-film crystal line Si cells.PHYSICAL LOSS MECHANISMS.Limitations to photogeneration.Limitations imposed by radiative recombination.Limitations imposed by non-radiative recombination.ADVANCED QUANTUM EFFICIENCY ANALYSIS.Definition of effective diffusion lengths.Reciprocity theorem for charge carrier collection.Applications of the generalized reciprocity theorem.Limiting recombination parameters derived from LQ.Analytical quantum efficiency model for thin films.Differential and actual recombination parameters.TECHNOLOGICAL APPROACHES TO THIN-FILM CELLS.High-temperature substrate (HTS) approach.Low-temperature substrate (LTS) approach.Layer transfer process (LTP) approach.WAFFLE CELLS FROM THE POROUS SI (PSI) PROCESS.Epitaxy on porous Si. <;p> Module concepts.Optical absorption in Si waffles.Efficiency potential.SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS.Physical limitations to power conversion.Revealing the limitations of experimental cells.Limitations of current thin-film approaches.Porous Si for layer transfer.Update.APPENDICES.Appendix A: Light Trapping.Appendix B: Recombination.Appendix C: Quantum Efficiency.References.Index.
Responsibility: Rolf Brendel. With a foreword of A. Goetzberger.

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