E-mail

E-mail a Wiley Online Library Link

Alison Lennon, Yu Yao and Stuart Wenham Evolution of metal plating for silicon solar cell metallisation Progress in Photovoltaics: Research and Applications 21

Article first published online: 25 MAY 2012 | DOI: 10.1002/pip.2221

Thumbnail image of graphical abstract

Increasing silver prices and reducing silicon wafer thicknesses provide incentives for silicon solar cell manufacturing to develop new metallisation strategies that do not rely on screen printing and reduce silver usage. Recently, metal plating has re-emerged as a metallisation process that may address these future requirements. This paper reports on the evolution of metal plating techniques, from their use in early silicon solar cells to current light-induced plating processes.

Complete the form below and we will send an e-mail message containing a link to the selected article on your behalf

Required = Required Field

Choose captcha format: Image or Audio. Click here if you need help.

SEARCH