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Title: Additives to silane for thin film silicon photovoltaic devices

Abstract

Chemical additives are used to increase the rate of deposition for the amorphous silicon film (.alpha.Si:H) and/or the microcrystalline silicon film (.mu.CSi:H). The electrical current is improved to generate solar grade films as photoconductive films used in the manufacturing of Thin Film based Photovoltaic (TFPV) devices.

Inventors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (Allentown, PA)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1093446
Patent Number(s):
8,535,760
Application Number:
12/872,806
Assignee:
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (Allentown, PA) DOEEE
DOE Contract Number:
EE0000580
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
14 SOLAR ENERGY

Citation Formats

Hurley, Patrick Timothy, Ridgeway, Robert Gordon, Hutchison, Katherine Anne, and Langan, John Giles. Additives to silane for thin film silicon photovoltaic devices. United States: N. p., 2013. Web.
Hurley, Patrick Timothy, Ridgeway, Robert Gordon, Hutchison, Katherine Anne, & Langan, John Giles. Additives to silane for thin film silicon photovoltaic devices. United States.
Hurley, Patrick Timothy, Ridgeway, Robert Gordon, Hutchison, Katherine Anne, and Langan, John Giles. Tue . "Additives to silane for thin film silicon photovoltaic devices". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1093446.
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author = {Hurley, Patrick Timothy and Ridgeway, Robert Gordon and Hutchison, Katherine Anne and Langan, John Giles},
abstractNote = {Chemical additives are used to increase the rate of deposition for the amorphous silicon film (.alpha.Si:H) and/or the microcrystalline silicon film (.mu.CSi:H). The electrical current is improved to generate solar grade films as photoconductive films used in the manufacturing of Thin Film based Photovoltaic (TFPV) devices.},
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journal = {},
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place = {United States},
year = {Tue Sep 17 00:00:00 EDT 2013},
month = {Tue Sep 17 00:00:00 EDT 2013}
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