Influence of electrical and optical losses on fundamental solar-cell parameters

N. M. Ravindra, F. Demichelis

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Abstract

We present here an analysis of the dependence of the light-generated current on the current at maximum power in lossy solar cells. that is, cells with both series and shunt resistances present simultaneously - that is, a real cell. It is essentially seen that this dependence is highly sensitive to series resistance. However, for cells with series resistance of the order of 3 Ω, π{variant}I g/π{variant}I mp=1. We also look at the influence of TiOx antireflection coatings on the open-circuit voltage and short-circuit current in silicon solar cells.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)251-260
Number of pages10
JournalIl Nuovo Cimento D
Volume6
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 1 1985
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

Keywords

  • Semiconductor devices

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