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  • Editor: Christian Seassal
  • Vol. 20, Iss. S6 — Nov. 5, 2012
  • pp: A822–A827

Specific series resistance evaluation using photoluminescence signal of Si solar cells

Te-yuan Chung, Ying-Chang Chung, and Sheng-Hui Chen  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 20, Issue S6, pp. A822-A827 (2012)

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A new method is introduced to evaluate the specific series resistance distribution of solar cells using photoluminescence images under both short circuit and open circuit conditions. An experiment was perfomed to confirm that method is insensitive to the illumination intensity distribution and valid for different illumination levels.

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(040.5350) Detectors : Photovoltaic
(250.5230) Optoelectronics : Photoluminescence

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Original Manuscript: August 14, 2012
Revised Manuscript: September 11, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: September 13, 2012
Published: September 19, 2012

Te-yuan Chung, Ying-Chang Chung, and Sheng-Hui Chen, "Specific series resistance evaluation using photoluminescence signal of Si solar cells," Opt. Express 20, A822-A827 (2012)

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