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Title: Selecting tandem partners for silicon solar cells [Selecting tandem partners for silicon solar cells using spectral efficiency]

Abstract

Combining silicon and other materials in tandem solar cells is one approach to enhancing the overall power conversion efficiency of the cells. Here, we argue that top cell partners for silicon tandem solar cells should be selected on the basis of their spectral efficiency — their efficiency resolved by wavelength.

Authors:
 [1];  [2];  [2]
  1. (Jason) [Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ (United States)
  2. Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), Renewable Power Office. Solar Energy Technologies Office
OSTI Identifier:
1413633
Grant/Contract Number:  
EE0007368
Resource Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Nature Energy
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 1; Journal Issue: 11; Journal ID: ISSN 2058-7546
Publisher:
Nature Publishing Group
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
14 SOLAR ENERGY

Citation Formats

Yu, Zhengshan, Leilaeioun, Mehdi, and Holman, Zachary. Selecting tandem partners for silicon solar cells [Selecting tandem partners for silicon solar cells using spectral efficiency]. United States: N. p., 2016. Web. https://doi.org/10.1038/nenergy.2016.137.
Yu, Zhengshan, Leilaeioun, Mehdi, & Holman, Zachary. Selecting tandem partners for silicon solar cells [Selecting tandem partners for silicon solar cells using spectral efficiency]. United States. https://doi.org/10.1038/nenergy.2016.137
Yu, Zhengshan, Leilaeioun, Mehdi, and Holman, Zachary. Mon . "Selecting tandem partners for silicon solar cells [Selecting tandem partners for silicon solar cells using spectral efficiency]". United States. https://doi.org/10.1038/nenergy.2016.137. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1413633.
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title = {Selecting tandem partners for silicon solar cells [Selecting tandem partners for silicon solar cells using spectral efficiency]},
author = {Yu, Zhengshan and Leilaeioun, Mehdi and Holman, Zachary},
abstractNote = {Combining silicon and other materials in tandem solar cells is one approach to enhancing the overall power conversion efficiency of the cells. Here, we argue that top cell partners for silicon tandem solar cells should be selected on the basis of their spectral efficiency — their efficiency resolved by wavelength.},
doi = {10.1038/nenergy.2016.137},
journal = {Nature Energy},
number = 11,
volume = 1,
place = {United States},
year = {2016},
month = {9}
}

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