This paper describes the design, assembly, and testing of a concentrating photovoltaic module which uses spectral splitting to achieve high system power efficiency. An efficiency of 37.5% was measured on a prototype module.
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(220.0220) Optical design and fabrication : Optical design and fabrication
(220.1770) Optical design and fabrication : Concentrators
(220.4298) Optical design and fabrication : Nonimaging optics
E. Christensen, D. Moore, G. Schmidt, and B. Unger, "Design, Assembly, and Testing of a Spectral Splitting Solar Concentrator Module," in Imaging and Applied Optics Congress, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2010), paper SWB2.