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Title: Thin film photovoltaic cells

Abstract

A solar cell has as its transparent electrical contact a grid made from a non-noble metal by providing a layer of copper oxide between the transparent electrical contact and the absorber-generator.

Inventors:
 [1]
  1. Philadelphia, PA
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Univ. of Delaware, Newark, DE (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
863887
Patent Number(s):
4267398
Assignee:
University of Delaware (Newark, DE)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
Y - NEW / CROSS SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES Y02 - TECHNOLOGIES OR APPLICATIONS FOR MITIGATION OR ADAPTATION AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE Y02E - REDUCTION OF GREENHOUSE GAS [GHG] EMISSIONS, RELATED TO ENERGY GENERATION, TRANSMISSION OR DISTRIBUTION
H - ELECTRICITY H01 - BASIC ELECTRIC ELEMENTS H01L - SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICES
DOE Contract Number:  
AC03-77ET20430
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
film; photovoltaic; cells; solar; cell; transparent; electrical; contact; grid; non-noble; metal; providing; layer; copper; oxide; absorber-generator; transparent electrical; photovoltaic cells; copper oxide; electrical contact; solar cell; noble metal; film photovoltaic; photovoltaic cell; /136/

Citation Formats

Rothwarf, Allen. Thin film photovoltaic cells. United States: N. p., 1981. Web.
Rothwarf, Allen. Thin film photovoltaic cells. United States.
Rothwarf, Allen. Thu . "Thin film photovoltaic cells". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/863887.
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abstractNote = {A solar cell has as its transparent electrical contact a grid made from a non-noble metal by providing a layer of copper oxide between the transparent electrical contact and the absorber-generator.},
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place = {United States},
year = {1981},
month = {1}
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