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The spectral response of the open-circuit voltage: a new characterization tool for solar cells

Mackel, Helmut; Cuevas, Andres

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This paper explores the possibility of measuring the open-circuit voltage of a solar cell as a function of wavelength as a tool for device characterization. Theoretical calculations and computer simulations show that the spectral response of the open-circuit voltage exhibits a similar dependence to the spectral response of the short-circuit current. Experimental studies on silicon solar cells confirmed the strong spectral dependence of the open-circuit voltage. The spectral measurements have...[Show more]

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Date published: 2004
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/88106
Source: Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells
DOI: 10.1016/j.solmat.2003.11.003

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