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Thin Film Solar Technology
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Volume Number: 7409
Date Published: 20 August 2009

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Front Matter: Volume 7409
Author(s): Proceedings of SPIE
Solid-phase crystallization of evaporated silicon thin films on glass for photovoltaics: a combined SEM and TEM study
Author(s): Fude Liu; M. J. Romero; K. M. Jones; M. M. Al-Jassim; O. Kunz; J. Wong; A. G. Aberle
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Application of closed field magnetron sputtering deposition in thin film photovoltaics
Author(s): D. R. Gibson; A. R. Waugh; Hari M. Upadhyaya; P. S. Nasikkar; J. M. Walls
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Use of multiple DC magnetron deposition sources for uniform coating of large areas
Author(s): David W. Reicher; Roberto Christian; Patrick Davidson; Stanley Z. Peplinski
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Comparison of multilayer laser scribing of thin film solar cells with femto, pico, and nanosecond pulse durations
Author(s): Tai-Wook Kim; Heui-Jae Pahk; Hee K. Park; David J. Hwang; Costas P. Grigoropoulos
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Research and developments in thin-film silicon photovoltaics
Author(s): M. Despeisse; C. Ballif; A. Feltrin; F. Meillaud; S. Fay; F.-J. Haug; D. Dominé; M. Python; T. Soderstrom; P. Buehlmann; G. Bugnon
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Status and future perspective of a-Si:H, a-SiGe:H, and nc-Si:H thin film photovoltaic technology
Author(s): Jeffrey Yang; Subhendu Guha
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Efficiency enhancement of thin film silicon solar cells on plastic substrates using distributed Bragg reflectors
Author(s): Ehsanollah Fathi; Andrei Sazonov
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Optical emission spectroscopy to diagnose powder formation in SiH4-H2 discharges
Author(s): B. Strahm; A. Feltrin; R. Bartlome; C. Ballif
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2D modeling of silicon based thin film dual and triple junction solar cells
Author(s): Y. G. Xiao; K. Uehara; M. Lestrade; Z. Q. Li; Z. M. Simon Li
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Hybrid a-Si/nc-Si solar cells fabricated on a directly-deposited textured zinc oxide transparent conductor
Author(s): Alan E. Delahoy; Tongyu Liu; Gaurav Saraf; Anamika Patel; John Cambridge; Sheyu Guo; Paola Delli Veneri; Lucia V. Mercaldo; Iurie Usatii
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Extraction of carrier transport parameters from hydrogenated amorphous and nanocrystalline silicon solar cells
Author(s): Baojie Yan; Guozhen Yue; Laura Sivec; Jeffrey Yang; Subhendu Guha
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Study of the microstructure transition width from amorphous to microcrystalline silicon as a function of the input silane concentration
Author(s): B. Strahm; A. Feltrin; G. Bugnon; F. Meillaud-Sculati; C. Ballif; A. A. Howling; Ch. Hollenstein
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Electric transport in 3D photonic crystal intermediate reflectors for micromorph thin-film tandem solar cells
Author(s): J. Üpping; A. Bielawny; S. Lee; M. Knez; R. Carius; R. B. Wehrspohn
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Novel in situ series connection for thin film photovoltaic modules
Author(s): Rainer Merz; Jens Kistner; Markus B. Schubert; Jürgen H. Werner
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Flexible CdTe solar cells and modules: challenges and prospects
Author(s): J. Perrenoud; S. Buecheler; A. N. Tiwari
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Required material properties for high-efficiency CIGS modules
Author(s): Ingrid Repins; Stephen Glynn; Joel Duenow; Timothy J. Coutts; Wyatt K. Metzger; Miguel A. Contreras
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Rapid reactive transfer printing of CIGS photovoltaics
Author(s): Louay Eldada; Baosheng Sang; Matthew Taylor; Peter Hersh; Billy J. Stanbery
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Light-soaking and power measurements of thin film modules
Author(s): Karl-Anders Weiss; Simon Kratochwill; Jochen Wirth; Michael Koehl
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Impact of local non-uniformities on thin-film PV
Author(s): J. R. Sites; G. T. Koishiyev; Marko Topic
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Refractive index and thickness of coating measurement interferometer
Author(s): Chao-Yuan Wu; Kai Wu; Sheng-Hui Chen; Cheng-Chung Lee
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Cd1-xMgxTe thin films and top-cells for possible applications in tandem solar cells
Author(s): Omar S. Martinez; David Reyes-Coronado; Xavier Mathew
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Optical and electric properties of aluminum-gallium doped zinc oxide for transparent conducting film
Author(s): Meng-Chi Li; Chien-Cheng Kuo; Sheng-Hui Chen; Cheng-Chung Lee
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Evaporated erbium oxide as an antireflective layer for C-Si solar cells
Author(s): Hossein Alizadeh; Barzin Bahardoust; Adel Gougam; Nazir P. Kherani; Stefan Zukotynski
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Theoretical study on InxGa1-xN/Si hetero-junction solar cells
Author(s): Jiangong Li; Fubin Li; Shuo Lin; Shuiku Zhong; Yiming Wei; Xianghai Meng; Xiaoming Shen
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Development of silicon nitride barrier layer for CIGS thin film solar cells
Author(s): Shirish A. Pethe; Vinay Hadagali; Neelkanth G. Dhere
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Defects in amorphous silicon carbide and their relation to solar cell device performance
Author(s): Brian J. Simonds; Feng Zhu; Jian Hu; Arun Madan; P. Craig Taylor
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Effect of post-sulfurization annealing and gallium grading on thinner CuIn1-xGaxS2 absorbers
Author(s): Ashwani Kaul; Parag Vasekar; Shirish A. Pethe; Neelkanth G. Dhere
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Pulse electrodeposited tin sulfide films for photovoltaic applications
Author(s): Hirian B. M. Anaya; Ildefonso Z. Torres; Nini R. Mathews
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Minimizing shadow losses in III-nitride solar cells
Author(s): Andrew Melton; Balakrishnam Jampana; Robert Opila; Christiana Honsberg; Muhammad Jamil; Ian Ferguson
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