• 766 Citations
  • 14 h-Index
1988 …2019

Research output per year

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Research Output

  • 766 Citations
  • 14 h-Index
  • 33 Article
  • 25 Conference contribution
  • 7 Conference article
2019

Enhanced Photovoltaic Power Model Fidelity Using On-Site Irradiance and Degradation-Informed Performance Input

Dzurick, M., Potter, B. G., Holmgren, W. F. & Simmons-Potter, K., Jun 2019, 2019 IEEE 46th Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, PVSC 2019. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 1596-1600 5 p. 8980708. (Conference Record of the IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2018

Broad-Time-Horizon Solar Power Prediction and PV Performance Degradation Research at the University of Arizona

Potter, B. G., Simmons-Potter, K. & Holmgren, W. F., Nov 26 2018, 2018 IEEE 7th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion, WCPEC 2018 - A Joint Conference of 45th IEEE PVSC, 28th PVSEC and 34th EU PVSEC. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 2346-2350 5 p. 8547422. (2018 IEEE 7th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion, WCPEC 2018 - A Joint Conference of 45th IEEE PVSC, 28th PVSEC and 34th EU PVSEC).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2017

An atomistic assessment of the impact of flaw orientation on the elastic and failure behavior of single-crystal Si nanometre-thick slabs

Huang, W. J., Bringuier, S., Paul, J., Potter, K., Muralidharan, K. & Potter, B. G., Sep 22 2017, In : Philosophical Magazine. 97, 27, p. 2425-2436 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Comparison of efficiency degradation in polycrystalline-Si and CdTe thin-film PV modules via accelerated lifecycle testing

Lai, T., Potter, B. G. & Potter, K., Jan 1 2017, Reliability of Photovoltaic Cells, Modules, Components, and Systems X. SPIE, Vol. 10370. 103700J

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Scopus citations

Comparison of modeled and experimental PV array temperature profiles for accurate interpretation of module performance and degradation

Elwood, T. & Potter, K., Jan 1 2017, Reliability of Photovoltaic Cells, Modules, Components, and Systems X. SPIE, Vol. 10370. 1037006

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

Data acquisition and PV module power production in upgraded TEP/AzRISE solar test yard

Bennett, W. E., Fishgold, A. D., Lai, T., Potter, B. G. & Potter, K., Jan 1 2017, Reliability of Photovoltaic Cells, Modules, Components, and Systems X. SPIE, Vol. 10370. 103700G

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

Image analysis of PV module electroluminescence

Lai, T., Ramirez, C., Potter, B. G. & Potter, K., Jan 1 2017, Reliability of Photovoltaic Cells, Modules, Components, and Systems X. SPIE, Vol. 10370. 103700K

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations
2016

Analysis of twelve-month degradation in three polycrystalline photovoltaic modules

Lai, T., Potter, B. G. & Simmons-Potter, K., 2016, Reliability of Photovoltaic Cells, Modules, Components, and Systems IX. Dhere, N. G., Wohlgemuth, J. H. & Sakurai, K. (eds.). SPIE, 99380O. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 9938).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Scopus citations

In-situ comparison of thermal measurement technologies for interpretation of PV module temperature de-rating effects

Elwood, T., Bennett, W., Lai, T. & Simmons-Potter, K., Jan 1 2016, Reliability of Photovoltaic Cells, Modules, Components, and Systems IX. Dhere, N. G., Wohlgemuth, J. H. & Sakurai, K. (eds.). SPIE, 99380Q. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 9938).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Scopus citations

Modification and upgrade of AzRISE/TEP solar photovoltaic test yard

Bennett, W., Fishgold, A., Lai, T., Elwood, T., Potter, B. G. & Potter, K., 2016, Reliability of Photovoltaic Cells, Modules, Components, and Systems IX. SPIE, Vol. 9938. 99380S

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations
2015

Environmental aging in polycrystalline-Si photovoltaic modules: Comparison of chamber-based accelerated degradation studies with field-test data

Lai, T., Biggie, R., Brooks, A., Potter, B. G. & Potter, K., 2015, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. SPIE, Vol. 9563. 956309

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

9 Scopus citations

Experimental and computational investigation of microcrack behavior under combined environments in monocrystalline Si

Huang, W. J., Bringuier, S., Paul, J., Potter, K., Muralidharan, K. & Potter, B. G., 2015, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. SPIE, Vol. 9563. 956308

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Integration of CdTe-ZnO nanocomposite thin films into photovoltaic devices

Huang, W. J., De Valle, S. A., Kana Kana, J. B., Simmons-Potter, K. & Potter, B. G., Jun 2015, In : Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells. 137, p. 86-92 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations
2014

Combined-environment influence on microcrack evolution in mono-crystalline silicon

Huang, W. J., Fortuno, Z. D., Li, M., Liu, J., Liao, H., Simmons-Potter, K. & Potter, B. G., Jan 1 2014, Reliability of Photovoltaic Cells, Modules, Components, and Systems VII. Jones-Albertus, R., Dhere, N. G. & Wohlgemuth, J. H. (eds.). SPIE, 91790T. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 9179).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

Comparison of environmental degradation in Hanwha 295 W and SunPower 320 W photovoltaic modules via accelerated lifecycle testing

Biggie, R., Lai, T., Huang, W. J., Potter, B. G. & Simmons-Potter, K., Jan 1 2014, Reliability of Photovoltaic Cells, Modules, Components, and Systems VII. Jones-Albertus, R., Dhere, N. G. & Wohlgemuth, J. H. (eds.). SPIE, 917908. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 9179).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Scopus citations
2013

Effect of low-earth orbit space on radiation-induced absorption in rare-earth-doped optical fibers

Fox, B. P., Simmons-Potter, K., Kliner, D. A. V. & Moore, S. W., Jul 18 2013, In : Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids. 378, p. 79-88 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Simulation of photovoltaic performance in a thin film, hybrid heterojunction incorporating a nanoscale semiconductor spectral sensitizer

De Valle, S. A., Kana Kana, J. B., Simmons-Potter, K. & Potter, B. G., Nov 4 2013, Next Generation (Nano) Photonic and Cell Technologies for Solar Energy Conversion IV. 882405. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8824).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations
2012

Improved Hardness of Single-Crystal Nd 3+: YAG to Ionizing Radiation via Co-Doping with Cr 3+

Glebov, B. L., Simmons-Potter, K., Fox, B. P. & Meister, D. C., 2012, In : IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. 59, 3 PART 2, p. 612-618 7 p., 6180196.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2011

Photoinduced formation of thin-film structures in titanium alkoxides via direct deposition from solution and from spin-coated solid-state precursor films

Schneider, Z. V., Musgraves, J. D., Simmons-Potter, K., Potter, B. G. & Boyle, T. J., Mar 28 2011, In : Journal of Materials Research. 26, 6, p. 754-762 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2010

Gamma-radiation-induced photodarkening in unpumped optical fibers doped with rare-earth constituents

Fox, B. P., Simmons-Potter, K., Thomes, W. J. & Kliner, D. A. V., Jun 1 2010, In : IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. 57, 3 PART 3, p. 1618-1625 8 p., 5485185.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations
2009

Dynamics of the optical response of Nd:YAG to Ionizing radiation: Testing for radiation hardness using UV laser radiation

Glebov, B. L., Simmons-Potter, K. & Meister, D. C., 2009, Optical Technologies for Arming, Safing, Fuzing, and Firing V. 74340B. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7434).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Gamma-radiation-induced photodarkening in actively pumped Yb3+- doped optical fiber and investigation of post-Irradiation transmittance recovery

Fox, B. P., Simmons-Potter, K., Moore, S. W., Fisher, J. H. & Meister, D. C., Nov 18 2009, Optical Technologies for Arming, Safing, Fuzing, and Firing V. 74340C. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7434).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Scopus citations

Intrinsic electronic transitions of the absorption spectrum of (OPy) 2Ti(TAP) 2: Implications toward photostructural modifications

De Silva, C. R., Musgraves, J. D., Schneider, Z., Potter, B. G., Boyle, T. J., Simmons-Potter, K. & Corrales, L. R., May 14 2009, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 113, 19, p. 5598-5601 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Photomodification of heteroleptic titanium-based, complex metal alkoxides

Schneider, Z. V., Simmons-Potter, K. & Boyle, T. J., Apr 15 2009, In : Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids. 355, 9, p. 536-540 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

The effect of high dose rate transient gamma radiation on high-energy optical fibers

Akinci, A., Bowden, M. D., Cheeseman, M. C., Knowles, S. L., Meister, D. C., Pecak, S. N. & Potter, K. S., Nov 18 2009, Optical Technologies for Arming, Safing, Fuzing, and Firing V. 74340A. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7434).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Scopus citations
2008

Overview of Sandia's fiber laser program

Kliner, D. A. V., Bambha, R. P., Do, B. T., Farrow, R. L., Fève, J. P., Fox, B. P., Hadley, G. R., Hansen, A., Hoffman, H. J., Hotoleanu, M., Hoops, A. A., Hsu, W. L., Koplow, J. P., Koponen, J., Moore, S. W., Schmitf, R. L., Schrader, P. E., Simmons, J. H., Simmons-Potter, K., Smith, A. V. & 3 others, Söderlund, M., Thomes, W. J. & Wien, G., Jun 2 2008, Laser Source Technology for Defense and Security IV. 695202. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 6952).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations

Permanent and transient response of Nd:YAG and Cr:YAG to ionizing radiation

Glebov, B. L., Simmons-Potter, K. & Meister, D. C., 2008, Optical Technologies for Arming, Safing, Fuzing, and Firing IV. 70700F. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7070).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Scopus citations

Radiation damage effects in doped fiber materials

Fox, B. P., Simmons-Potter, K., Simmons, J. H., Thomes, W. J., Bambha, R. P. & Kliner, D. A. V., Jun 17 2008, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 6873, 68731F.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

10 Scopus citations

Spectrally resolved transmission loss in gamma irradiated Yb-doped optical fibers

Fox, B. P., Schneider, Z. V., Simmons-Potter, K., Thomes, W. J., Meister, D. C., Bambha, R. P. & Kliner, D. A. V., Dec 1 2008, In : IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics. 44, 6, p. 581-586 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Temperature and dose-rate effects in gamma irradiated rare-earth doped fibers

Fox, B. P., Simmons-Potter, K., Thomes, W. J., Meister, D. C., Bambha, R. P. & Kliner, D. A. V., Nov 12 2008, Nanophotonics and Macrophotonics for Space Environments II. 70950B. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7095).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

7 Scopus citations
2007

Gamma radiation effects in Yb-doped optical fiber

Fox, B. P., Schneider, Z. V., Simmons-Potter, K., Thomes, W. J., Meister, D. C., Bambha, R. P., Kliner, D. A. V. & Söderlund, M. J., May 18 2007, Fiber Lasers IV: Technology, Systems, and Applications. 645328. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 6453).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

17 Scopus citations

Impact of ionizing radiation on the optical properties of YAG laser materials

Simmons-Potter, K., Vaddigiri, A., Thomes, W. J. & Meister, D. C., Dec 1 2007, Optical Technologies for Arming, Safing, Fuzing, and Firing III. 666204. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 6662).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Scopus citations

Investigation of radiation-induced photodarkening in passive erbium-, ytterbium-, and Yb/Er co-doped optical fibers

Fox, B. P., Simmons-Potter, K., Simmons, J. H., Thomes, W. J., Bambha, R. P. & Kliner, D. A. V., Dec 1 2007, Nanophotonics and Macrophotonics for Space Environments. 67130R. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 6713).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Scopus citations
2006

Ionizing radiation effects in single-crystal and polycrystalline YAG

Vaddigiri, A., Simmons Potter, K., Thomes, W. J. & Meister, D. C., Dec 1 2006, In : IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. 53, 6, p. 3882-3888 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
1 Scopus citations

Photoprogrammable molecular hybrid materials for write-as-needed optical devices

Potter, B. G., Simmons-Potter, K., Chandra, H., Jamison, G. M. & Thomes, W. J., Jul 15 2006, In : Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids. 352, 23-25, p. 2618-2627 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Photosensitive polysilane thin films for write-as-needed optical devices

Simmons-Potter, K., Potter, B. G., Jamison, G. M. & Thomes, W. J., Nov 6 2006, Optical Technologies for Arming, Safing, Fuzing, and Firing II. 628706. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 6287).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Photostructural modifications in poly(methylphenylsilylene) thin films: Excitation wavelength and atmosphere dependence

Potter, B. G., Chandra, H., Simmons-Potter, K., Jamison, G. M. & Thomes, W. J., Dec 27 2006, In : Journal of Materials Research. 21, 9, p. 2393-2400 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2005

Atmospheric effects on the photosensitive response of poly(methylphenylsilane) thin films

Potter, B. G., Jamison, G. M., Chandra, H., Simmons-Potter, K. & Thomes, W. J., Feb 1 2005, In : Materials Letters. 59, 2-3, p. 326-329 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Correlation of optical luminescence with radiation hardness in doped LiNbO 3 crystals

Thomes, W. J., Simmons-Potter, K., Potter, B. G. & Weichman, L. S., Aug 25 2005, In : Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings. 851, p. 301-306 6 p., NN7.3.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

1 Scopus citations

Radiation-induced optical response of single-crystal and polycrystalline YAG

Vaddigiri, A., Simmons-Potter, K., Thomes, W. J. & Meister, D. C., Dec 27 2005, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 5871, p. 1-8 8 p., 587108.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

1 Scopus citations
2004

Photobleaching comparison of poly(methylphenylsilylene) and poly(phenylsilyne)

Thomes, W. J., Simmons-Potter, K., Phifer, C. C., Potter, B. G., Jamison, G. M., Jones, J. E. & Casadonte, D. J., Dec 1 2004, In : Journal of Applied Physics. 96, 11, p. 6313-6318 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Vacuum-ultraviolet spectroscopy of poly(methylphenylsilylene)

Phifer, C. C., Thomes, W. J., Simmons-Potter, K. & Potter, B. G., Jan 15 2004, In : Journal of Chemical Physics. 120, 3, p. 1613-1616 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
2002

Polysilane-based thin films with high photosensitivity

Simmons-Potter, K., Jamison, G. M., Potter, B. G., Thomes, W. J. & Phifer, C. C., Jan 1 2002, In : Materials Research Society Symposium - Proceedings. 726, p. 401-407 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

6 Scopus citations
2000

Optically defined multifunctional patterning of photosensitive thin-film silica mesophases

Doshi, D. A., Huesing, N. K., Lu, M., Fan, H., Lu, Y., Simmons-Potter, K., Potter, J., Hurd, A. J. & Brinker, C. J., Oct 6 2000, In : Science. 290, 5489, p. 107-111 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

178 Scopus citations
27 Scopus citations

Thermal stability of photosensitive Bragg gratings in sputter-deposited germanosilicate glass

Potter, B. G., Simmons-Potter, K. & Dunbar, T. D., Nov 2000, In : Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids. 277, 2-3, p. 114-126 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
1998

A single-mode high-power vertical cavity surface emitting laser

Milster, T., Jiang, W., Walker, E., Burak, D., Claisse, P., Kelly, P. & Binder, R., Dec 1 1998, In : Applied Physics Letters. 72, 26, p. 3425-3427 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Photosensitive thin film materials and devices

Simmons-Potter, K., Potter, B. G., Meister, D. C. & Sinclair, M. B., Oct 1 1998, In : Journal of Alloys and Compounds. 239, 1, p. 96-103 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
1997

Investigation of defects in highly photosensitive germanosilicate thin films

Simmons-Potter, K., Potter, B. G. & Warren, W. L., Dec 1 1997, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 2998, p. 93-99 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

6 Scopus citations