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Photovoltaic Cell-related patent applications - as published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).


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Crack-tolerant photovoltaic cell structure and fabrication method
International Business Machines Corporation
August 10, 2017 - N°20170229603

After forming an absorber layer containing cracks over a back contact layer, a passivation layer is formed over a top surface of the absorber layer and interior surfaces of the cracks. The passivation layer is deposited in a manner such that that the cracks in the absorber layer are fully passivated by the passivation layer. An emitter layer is then ...
Increasing capture of electron hole pairs in a photovoltaic cell structure
Qsolar Technology, Inc.
August 10, 2017 - N°20170229597

A photovoltaic cell structure for converting light energy into electrical energy is provided herein. One of skill will appreciate having, for example, a photovoltaic cell structure configured to increase capture of electron hole pairs. Such a photovoltaic cell structure can include a semiconductor substrate configured with a circuit having a p-n junction: and, a p/p+ junction; wherein, the p-n ...
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Systems and methods for monolithically isled solar photovoltaic cells and modules
Solexel, Inc.
August 10, 2017 - N°20170229591

According to one aspect of the disclosed subject matter, a monolithically isled solar cell is provided. The solar cell comprises a semiconductor layer having a light receiving frontside and a backside opposite the frontside and attached to an electrically insulating backplane. A trench isolation pattern partitions the semiconductor layer into electrically isolated isles on the electrically insulating backplane. A first ...
A photovoltaic cell and a method of forming a photovoltaic cell
Newsouth Innovations Pty Limited
August 10, 2017 - N°20170229518

The present disclosure provides a photovoltaic device and a method for forming the photovoltaic device. The photovoltaic device comprises a first solar cell structure having a photon absorbing layer comprising an organic material having a first bandgap; and a second solar cell structure having a photon absorbing layer comprising a material that has a perovskite structure and having a second ...
System for monitoring environmental conditions of a tobacco curing site
R.j. Reynolds Tobacco Company
August 10, 2017 - N°20170224007

A system for monitoring environmental conditions of a tobacco curing site within which tobacco is cured is provided. A power supply of the system may include a supercapacitor configured to provide power, and a photovoltaic cell connected to and from which the supercapacitor may be chargeable. A temperature and humidity sensor may be positioned proximate the tobacco curing site and ...
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Photovoltaic system
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
August 03, 2017 - N°20170222440

A photovoltaic system including multiple photovoltaic cell strings, a converter, a controller, and a bus is presented. The multiple photovoltaic cell strings include at least one string group in which parallel-connected photovoltaic cell strings are coupled to one current sensor, where the at least one string group, after being connected in parallel, is coupled to the converter using the bus, ...
Photovoltaic module comprising a polymer front face
Arkema France
August 03, 2017 - N°20170222078

A photovoltaic module including a transparent first layer forming a front face, plural photovoltaic cells, and an assembly encapsulating the photovoltaic cells. The first layer includes plural plates independent from each other, each plate located opposite a photovoltaic cell. Rigidity of the encapsulating assembly is defined by a young's modulus of encapsulation material greater than or equal to 75 mpa at ...
Luminescent solar concentrators comprising semiconductor nanocrystals
Universita Degli Studi Di Milano-bicocca
August 03, 2017 - N°20170218264

Disclosed herein are embodiments of a composition comprising a polymer or sol-gel matrix and one or more nanocrystals. The composition is useful for making various products, including a luminescent solar concentrator. The nanocrystals are dispersed in the polymer or sol-gel matrix to reduce or substantially prevent nanocrystal-to-nanocrystal energy transfer and a subsequent reduction in the emission efficiency of the composition. ...
Compound photovoltaic cell
Ricoh Company, Ltd.
July 27, 2017 - N°20170213932

A compound photovoltaic cell includes a substrate, a first cell made of a first semiconductor material and formed on the substrate, a tunnel layer, and a second cell made of a second semiconductor material lattice mismatched with a material of the substrate, connected to the first cell via the tunnel layer, and disposed on an incident side with respect to ...
Assembly comprising a photovoltaic module applied to a circulable zone
Colas
July 27, 2017 - N°20170213926

A photovoltaic structure including an assembly of plural photovoltaic cells arranged side by side and electrically connected together, and an assembly encapsulating the plural photovoltaic cells. The encapsulating assembly and assembly of plural photovoltaic cells is situated between first and second layers, and a fixation layer situated between a circulable zone and a photovoltaic module, enabling adherence of the photovoltaic ...
Photovoltaic modules for rigid carriers
Commissariat A L'energie Atomique Et Aux Energies Alternatives
July 27, 2017 - N°20170213925

A photovoltaic module including at least a transparent first layer forming a front face of the photovoltaic module to receive a light flux, an assembly of plural photovoltaic cells arranged side by side and connected together electrically, an assembly encapsulating the photovoltaic cells, and a second layer fo ming a rear face of the photovoltaic module. The encapsulating assembly and ...
Composite light harvesting material and device
King Abdulaziz City For Science And Technology
July 27, 2017 - N°20170213813

A photovoltaic device comprising a light harvesting device and a photovoltaic cell; wherein the light harvesting device comprises an organic semiconductor photoactive layer capable of multiple exciton generation with a luminescent material dispersed therein; wherein the bandgap of the luminescent material is selected such that the triplet excitons, formed as a result from the multiple exciton generation in the organic ...
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Concentrated photovoltaic and thermal solar energy collector
Electrotherm Solar Corporation
July 20, 2017 - N°20170204838

This invention relates to a solar energy collector that converts solar radiation into both electrical and thermal energy. More specifically this invention relates to a concentrating solar energy collector with an integrated construction that minimizes cost, bulk, and weight, and maximizes overall efficiency. Typical non-concentrating solar collectors use photovoltaic cells over the entirety of their surface. These solar cells are ...
Reducing or eliminating wind cut-in speed using solar powered wind blades with embedded solar cells
Electrotherm Solar Corporation
July 20, 2017 - N°20170204835

A method and an apparatus are provided for initiating rotation of blades of a wind turbine when wind speed is less than a cut-in speed. A solar powered wind turbine apparatus includes a solar dome with photovoltaic cells, operably connected to a rotor assembly, and an electric motor. The photovoltaic cells convert solar energy from incident sunlight into electrical energy. ...
Supporting structure for waterborne photovoltaic power generation
Beijing Boe Energy Technology Co., Ltd.
July 13, 2017 - N°20170201206

A supporting structure for waterborne photovoltaic power generation is provided. The supporting structure includes at least one floating bracket. The floating bracket includes a floating platform and a plurality of supporting members provided on an upper surface of the floating platform, a ventilation space is provided between at least two adjacent supporting members, whereby the plurality of supporting members is ...
Photovoltaic devices with sealant layer and laminate assembly for improved wet insulation resistance
Dow Global Technologies Llc
July 13, 2017 - N°20170201205

Photovoltaic devices with sealant layer and laminate assembly for improved wet insulation resistance a photovoltaic device comprising: a polymeric frame; one or more photovoltaic cells that include one or more electric circus assemblies; one or more connector assemblies comprising: (i) one or more terminals (24), (ii) a connector body disposed about the one or more terminals, and (iii) a sealant layer (28) ...
Compound kohler solar concentrator with optional spectrum splitting photovoltaic apparatus
Light Prescriptions Innovators, Llc
July 13, 2017 - N°20170200848

A high concentration photovoltaic device has a fresnel lens having a front side and a back side, which may be mounted on a cover plate, and a mirror behind the fresnel lens and facing the fresnel lens. A secondary lens is unitary with the fresnel lens and facing the mirror, and is typically on the inside of the cover plate ...
Method for interconnecting solar cells
Alta Devices, Inc.
July 13, 2017 - N°20170200846

A photovoltaic module comprises a back substrate having a plurality of conductive interconnects on top thereof. A conductive interconnect includes a first contact region and a second contact region. The photovoltaic module further comprises a plurality of photovoltaic cells comprising front electrodes disposed on a front surface of a photovoltaic layer on top of back electrodes on top of a ...
Monolithic integration of iii-v cells for powering memory erasure devices
International Business Machines Corporation
July 13, 2017 - N°20170200684

A method for making a photovoltaic device is provided that includes the steps of providing a silicon substrate having a complementary metal-oxide semiconductor (“cmos”); bonding a first layer of silicon oxide to a second layer of silicon oxide wherein the bonded layers are deposited on the silicon substrate; and forming a iii-v photovoltaic cell on a ...
Flying drone comprising two wings in tandem to which photovoltaic cells are coupled
International Business Machines Corporation
July 13, 2017 - N°20170197715

A flying drone, which includes a fuselage; a propulsion powered at least by electrical accumulators and/or photovoltaic cells; and first and second wings. The first wing is defined by a wingspan and by an upper surface area, where the upper face of the first wing is essentially covered by photovoltaic cells. The second wing has practically the same wingspan ...
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