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Photovoltaic systems and silicon solar cells

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dc.contributor.author Kieu, Hung
dc.date.accessioned 2012-04-23T18:32:32Z
dc.date.available 2012-04-23T18:32:32Z
dc.date.issued 2012-04-05
dc.identifier.citation Kieu, Hung. 2012. Photovoltaic Systems and Silicon Solar Cells. EECE 492 Final Report. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. University of British Columbia. en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2429/42206
dc.description.abstract In this report an introduction will be given about what a solar cell is and a brief history of how solar cells came to be. Then we will go over the physics and analyze the structure of the solar cell and examine the semiconductor devices used in silicon solar cells. Next the report will go on to talk about silicon solar cells and how it works. The efficiencies of the solar cell will be examined and ways to improve the efficiencies will be brought up in this report. Furthermore, the report will discuss the usage of solar cells being used in photovoltaic systems as photovoltaic modules and arrays. Lastly, the report will discuss the application of photovoltaic systems. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.title Photovoltaic systems and silicon solar cells en_US
dc.type text en_US
dc.type.text Graduating Project en_US
dc.description.affiliation Electrical and Computer Engineering, Dept of en_US
dc.description.reviewstatus Unreviewed en_US
dc.rights.copyright Kieu, Hung en_US
dc.description.scholarlevel Undergraduate en_US

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