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Title: Solar cell with back side contacts

Abstract

A III-V solar cell is described herein that includes all back side contacts. Additionally, the positive and negative electrical contacts contact compoud semiconductor layers of the solar cell other than the absorbing layer of the solar cell. That is, the positive and negative electrical contacts contact passivating layers of the solar cell.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
SNL-A (Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM (United States))
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1111467
Patent Number(s):
8,614,395
Application Number:
13/164,017
Assignee:
Sandia Corporation (Albuquerque, NM)
DOE Contract Number:  
AC04-94AL85000
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
14 SOLAR ENERGY

Citation Formats

Nielson, Gregory N, Okandan, Murat, Cruz-Campa, Jose Luis, Resnick, Paul J, Wanlass, Mark Woodbury, and Clews, Peggy J. Solar cell with back side contacts. United States: N. p., 2013. Web.
Nielson, Gregory N, Okandan, Murat, Cruz-Campa, Jose Luis, Resnick, Paul J, Wanlass, Mark Woodbury, & Clews, Peggy J. Solar cell with back side contacts. United States.
Nielson, Gregory N, Okandan, Murat, Cruz-Campa, Jose Luis, Resnick, Paul J, Wanlass, Mark Woodbury, and Clews, Peggy J. Tue . "Solar cell with back side contacts". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1111467.
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abstractNote = {A III-V solar cell is described herein that includes all back side contacts. Additionally, the positive and negative electrical contacts contact compoud semiconductor layers of the solar cell other than the absorbing layer of the solar cell. That is, the positive and negative electrical contacts contact passivating layers of the solar cell.},
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place = {United States},
year = {2013},
month = {12}
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