Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Impact of light-induced recombination centres on the current-voltage characteristic of Czochralski silicon solar cells

Schmidt, Jan; Cuevas, Andres; Rein, Stefan; Glunz, Stefan

Description

We have investigated the effect of the light-induced deep-level recombination centre specific to boron-doped, oxygen-contaminated Czochralski (Cz) silicon on the current-voltage characteristic of Cz silicon solar cells by means of numerical simulation and experiment. The device simulation predicts the occurrence of a shoulder in the current-voltage curve after activating the characteristic recombination centre. The physical reason for the non-ideal diode behaviour, characterised by a local...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2001
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/63200
Source: Progress in Photovoltaics: Research and Applications
DOI: 10.1002/pip.373

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Schmidt_Impact_of_light-induced_2001.pdf120.25 kBAdobe PDF    Request a copy


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  23 August 2018/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator