Commercial cigs solar cells for concentrator applications

Deming Zhang, Jose M. Castro, Raymond K Kostuk

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Abstract

We studied the effect of concentration on commercial CIGS solar cells. Measurement results indicate 23% improvement in efficiency can be achieved under 20X. Methods to optimize concentrator cells for higher irradiance levels are also discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
StatePublished - 2010
EventOptics for Solar Energy, OSE 2010 - Tucson, AZ, United States
Duration: Jun 7 2010Jun 8 2010

Other

OtherOptics for Solar Energy, OSE 2010
CountryUnited States
CityTucson, AZ
Period6/7/106/8/10

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Zhang, D., Castro, J. M., & Kostuk, R. K. (2010). Commercial cigs solar cells for concentrator applications. In Optics InfoBase Conference Papers

Commercial cigs solar cells for concentrator applications. / Zhang, Deming; Castro, Jose M.; Kostuk, Raymond K.

Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. 2010.

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

Zhang, D, Castro, JM & Kostuk, RK 2010, Commercial cigs solar cells for concentrator applications. in Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. Optics for Solar Energy, OSE 2010, Tucson, AZ, United States, 6/7/10.
Zhang D, Castro JM, Kostuk RK. Commercial cigs solar cells for concentrator applications. In Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. 2010
Zhang, Deming ; Castro, Jose M. ; Kostuk, Raymond K. / Commercial cigs solar cells for concentrator applications. Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. 2010.
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