Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Full day simulations of anti-reflection coatings for flat plate silicon photovoltaics

Buie, D; McCann, Michelle; Weber, Klaus; Dey, C J

Description

This paper presents an investigation into the use of thin films of silicon oxide and silicon nitride as anti-reflection coatings to minimise the reflection losses of incident solar insolation on silicon photovoltaic cells. The total theoretical reflectance under two insolation cases is investigated. Firstly, with AM 1.5 direct beam radiation at normal incidence, as is usually simulated, and secondly, with the direct beam simulated over a full day. Ensuring that a minimum silicon oxide layer of...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2004
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/88088
Source: Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells
DOI: 10.1016/j.solmat.2003.08.009

Download

There are no files associated with this item.


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

Updated:  20 July 2017/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator