Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

Fabrication of A-Si:H Solar cells on high haze SnO2:F thin films

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

6 Author(s)
Kambe, Mika ; Research Center, Asahi Glass Co., Ltd., 1150 Hazawa-cho, Kanagawa-ku, Yokohama, 221-8755 Japan ; Takahashi, A. ; Taneda, N. ; Masumo, Kunio
more authors

In this work we report on the properties of amorphous silicon (a-Si:H) p-i-n solar cells fabricated on glass substrates covered with extremely high haze fluorinedoped tin oxide (SnO2:F) transparent conductive oxide (TCO) thin films, HU-TCO. The HU-TCO shows high haze value thorough the whole optical region where a-Si:H and microcrystalline silicon (μc-Si:H) solar cells are sensitive. We demonstrate here that open-circuit voltage (Voc) and fill factor (FF) of a-Si:H solar cells fabricated on HU-TCOs does not decrease significantly compared to the cells on conventional pyramidal texture TCOs. We also demonstrate here that Voc and FF of a-Si:H solar cells depend on not only surface morphology of TCOs, but also strongly depend on thickness and deposition conditions of the solar cells.

Published in:

Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, 2008. PVSC '08. 33rd IEEE

Date of Conference:

11-16 May 2008

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.