Chapter 6. Thin-Film Solar Cells and Modules

  1. Lewis Fraas2 and
  2. Larry Partain3
  1. Robert Birkmire

Published Online: 4 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470636886.ch6

Solar Cells and their Applications, Second Edition, Second Edition

Solar Cells and their Applications, Second Edition, Second Edition

How to Cite

Birkmire, R. (2010) Thin-Film Solar Cells and Modules, in Solar Cells and their Applications, Second Edition, Second Edition (eds L. Fraas and L. Partain), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470636886.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 2

    JX Crystals Inc., Issaquah, WA, USA

  2. 3

    Varian Medical Systems, Mountain View, CA, USA

Author Information

  1. Institute of Energy Conversion, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 11 OCT 2010

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Microwave and Optical Engineering

Book Series Editors:

  1. Kai Chang

Series Editor Information

  1. Texas A&M University, USA

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470446331

Online ISBN: 9780470636886

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Keywords:

  • thin-film solar cells and modules;
  • polycrystalline thin film;
  • hydrogenated a-Si, a-Si alloys, and nc-Si

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Thin-Film Solar Cells and Modules

  • Polycrystalline Thin Film

  • Hydrogenated a-Si, a-Si Alloys, and nc-Si

  • Outlook for Thin-Film Modules

  • Abbreviations

  • References