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Title: High performance, high bandgap, lattice-mismatched, GaInP solar cells

Abstract

High performance, high bandgap, lattice-mismatched, photovoltaic cells (10), both transparent and non-transparent to sub-bandgap light, are provided as devices for use alone or in combination with other cells in split spectrum apparatus or other applications.

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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
National Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1330711
Patent Number(s):
9,484,480
Application Number:
14/313,720
Assignee:
Alliance For Sustainable Energy, LLC (Golden, CO NREL
DOE Contract Number:  
AC36-08GO28308
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2014 Jun 24
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
14 SOLAR ENERGY; 36 MATERIALS SCIENCE

Citation Formats

Wanlass, Mark W, Carapella, Jeffrey J, and Steiner, Myles A. High performance, high bandgap, lattice-mismatched, GaInP solar cells. United States: N. p., 2016. Web.
Wanlass, Mark W, Carapella, Jeffrey J, & Steiner, Myles A. High performance, high bandgap, lattice-mismatched, GaInP solar cells. United States.
Wanlass, Mark W, Carapella, Jeffrey J, and Steiner, Myles A. Tue . "High performance, high bandgap, lattice-mismatched, GaInP solar cells". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1330711.
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