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Surface mount solar cell with integrated coverglass
Solar Junction Corporation
November 30, 2017 - N°20170345955

Photovoltaic cells, methods for fabricating surface mount multijunction photovoltaic cells, methods for assembling solar panels, and solar panels comprising photovoltaic cells are disclosed. The surface mount multijunction photovoltaic cells include through-wafer-vias for interconnecting the front surface epitaxial layer to a contact pad on the back surface. The through-wafer-vias are formed using a wet etch process that removes semiconductor materials non-selectively ...
Nanosilicon material preparation for functionalized group iva particle frameworks
Kratos Llc
November 23, 2017 - N°20170338476

Functionalized group iva particles, methods of preparing the group iva particles, and methods of using the group iva particles are provided. The group iva particles may be passivated with at least one layer of material covering at least a portion of the particle. The layer of material may be a covalently bonded non-dielectric layer of material. The group iva particles ...
Mechanically stacked, lateral multi-junction photovoltaic cells
International Business Machines Corporation
November 23, 2017 - N°20170338364

Lateral multi junction photovoltaic cells, devices, and methods of fabrication are provided. The photovoltaic cells include a plurality of photovoltaic subcells mechanically stacked together in a stack. Each photovoltaic subcell includes a subcell substrate, and a light absorption structure associated with the substrate. Each light absorption structure is optimized for a respective defined spectral range of incoming radiation, with the ...
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Exponential doping in lattice-matched dilute nitride photovoltaic cells
Solar Junction Corporation
November 23, 2017 - N°20170338357

Dilute nitride subcells with graded doping are disclosed. Dilute nitride subcells having graded doping display improved efficiency, short circuit current density, and open circuit voltage.
Process for preparing a photovoltaic cell
Solar Junction Corporation
November 16, 2017 - N°20170330985

A process for encapsulating a photovoltaic cell, comprising the steps of: (1) sequentially laying back-panel, ethylene-vinyl acetate copolymer (hereinafter referred to as eva), cell group, eva and glass from bottom to top; subsequently, laminating the module after all layers are aligned; (2) mounting accessories to the laminated module; the cell group comprises a plurality of cell pieces, which is electrically connected through ...
Photovoltaic module and a method for producing the same
Solibro Research Ab
November 16, 2017 - N°20170330984

A photovoltaic module and a method for producing such modules is presented in which the resistance of the interconnects between neighboring photovoltaic cells is minimized and the dead-area is also minimized. This is achieved by routing the interconnects, in form of a finger, from a top contact of a first photovoltaic cell to a bottom contact of a second photovoltaic ...
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Antenna integrated with photovoltaic cells
Commissariat A L'energie Atomique Et Aux Energies Alternatives
November 09, 2017 - N°20170324148

A holographic antenna integrated with photovoltaic cells and method for use of the same are described. In one embodiment, the method for using an antenna comprises receiving position data indicative of an antenna aperture of an antenna after the antenna has been placed in a position to increase capture of solar energy by one or more photovoltaic (pv) structures integrated ...
Solar hydrogen production from ambient water vapor electrolysis
University Of Louisville Research Foundation, Inc.
November 09, 2017 - N°20170321329

Hydrogen gas as a power source is obtained from gaseous water, including seawater vapor existing abundantly at near-surface levels of the oceans or humid air over land. An integrated system of photovoltaic cells for capturing and harnessing solar energy is combined with a water vapor electrolysis system comprising an electrolyzer with an anode compartment and a cathode compartment separated by ...
Photovoltaic concentrator for spacecraft power comprising an ultra-light graphene radiator for waste heat dissipation
University Of Louisville Research Foundation, Inc.
November 02, 2017 - N°20170317642

This invention includes an optical concentrator which focuses incident sunlight onto a photovoltaic cell or group of photovoltaic cells which is mounted in thermal contact with a radiator comprising ultra-light graphene sheet. In the preferred embodiment, the optical concentrator comprises a thin fresnel lens, the photovoltaic cell or group of photovoltaic cells comprises a high-efficiency multi junction device, and the ...
Systems and methods for transparent organic photovoltaic devices
University Of Louisville Research Foundation, Inc.
November 02, 2017 - N°20170317305

Systems and methods for transparent organic photovoltaic devices are provided. In one embodiment, an organic semiconductor device comprises: a first glass sheet comprising a first ultra-thin flexible glass material; at least one transparent organic photovoltaic cell bound to the first glass sheet; and a second glass sheet applied to the at least one organic photovoltaic cell, wherein the at least ...
High efficiency photovoltaic cells and manufacturing thereof
University Of Louisville Research Foundation, Inc.
October 19, 2017 - N°20170301810

This invention relates to a novel structure of photovoltaic devices (e. G. Photovoltaic cells also called as solar cells) are provided. The cells are based on the micro or nano scaled structures which could not only increase the surface area but also have the capability of reducing the reflection and increasing the absorption of incident light. More specifically, the structures ...
Charger for an aerosol delivery device
Rai Strategic-holdings, Inc.
October 12, 2017 - N°20170294804

A charger for an aerosol delivery device is provided. The charger comprises a housing, a connected coupled to the housing, and a power supply. The connector may be coupled to the housing and configured to engage a control body coupled or coupleable with a cartridge to form the aerosol delivery device. The power supply may comprise a supercapacitor within the ...
Composite containing silver nanoparticles and antibacterial agent, photoelectric converter, photosensitive pointing device, and thin-film photovoltaic ...
Ito Research Institute Co., Ltd.
October 12, 2017 - N°20170294612

[problem] the purpose of the present invention is to provide a novel optical functional material in which silver nanoparticles are used. [solution] according to the present invention, a ternary composite formed by mixing silver nanoparticles, an organic semiconductor, and a clay in a liquid phase is provided. The organic semiconductor is preferably an organic charge-transfer complex, and more preferably a ...
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Method and apparatus for a thermophotovoltaic cell
International Business Machines Corporation
October 05, 2017 - N°20170288083

The present device is a thermophotovoltaic (tpv) cell adapted to charge the battery of an electronic device efficiently and cost-effectively. This is accomplished by specifically layering n-type and p-type semiconductors in several layers while also introducing extrinsic doping agents that add to the conductivity of the oxides used for generating energy using ambient thermal energy. As such, electrical energy can ...
Photovoltaic module
Merlin Solar Technologies, Inc.
October 05, 2017 - N°20170288081

A photovoltaic module has a flexible backing substrate, a plurality of photovoltaic cells, and an electrical conduit. The photovoltaic cells are mounted on the backing substrate. Each photovoltaic cell has a metallic article, the metallic article including a plurality of electroformed elements comprising a cell interconnection element integral with a continuous grid having a plurality of first elements intersecting a ...
Photovoltaic cells with improved backsheet
E I Du Pont De Nemours And Company
October 05, 2017 - N°20170282504

Disclosed is a polyamide-ionomer composition suitable for use in a backsheet in a photovoltaic module comprising a polymer component comprising a polyamide and an ionomer comprising a copolymer of ethylene, an alpha, beta-unsaturated c3-c8 carboxylic acid, wherein the carboxylic acid functionalities present are at least partially neutralized to carboxylate salts of one or more alkali metal, transition metal, or ...
High efficiency hybrid solar energy device
510nano, Inc.
September 28, 2017 - N°20170279406

An apparatus for generating electricity with the ability to distill a liquid and/or expand a working fluid and/or produce mechanical energy and/or produce thermal energy and/or produce chemical transformations through separately utilizing light in the infrared (ir) region and light within the visible and ultraviolet (uv) regions. The apparatus uses methods to capture diffuse and direct ...
Photovoltaic cell module
Solar Frontier K.k.
September 28, 2017 - N°20170278993

A photovoltaic cell module includes a photovoltaic cell panel whose planar shape is a rectangular shape; an insulating material adhered to the photovoltaic cell panel, so as to cover the photovoltaic cell panel from an outer peripheral part on a light receiving surface side, via a side end surface, to an outer peripheral part on a back surface side; and ...
Photoelectric conversion element, photoelectric conversion element module, photovoltaic cell, and photovoltaic power generation system
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
September 21, 2017 - N°20170271541

A photoelectric conversion element of an embodiment includes a first electrode, a second electrode, and a light absorbing layer, containing a chalcopyrite-type compound containing at least a group-ib element, a group-iiib element, and a group-vib element, between the first electrode and the second electrode. The group-vib element includes at least sulfur. An average sulfur atom concentration s1 in a side ...
Method of manufacturing printed photovoltaic modules
Armor
September 21, 2017 - N°20170271539

The invention concerns a method of manufacturing a photovoltaic module comprising at least two electrically connected photovoltaic cells, each photovoltaic cell (4i) being multi-layered structure disposed on a substrate (6) having down-web direction (x) and a cross-web direction (y). The method comprises providing a plurality of spaced-apart first electrode strips (8i) over the substrate (6), each first electrode strip extending along the ...
Centralized mppt exiting and switching method and application thereof
Sungrow Power Supply Co., Ltd.
September 14, 2017 - N°20170264099

Disclosed is a centralized mppt exiting method for a photovoltaic inverter comprising multiple dc chopper circuits and one inverter circuit. The method comprises: when the photovoltaic inverter is in a centralized mppt mode, mppt control is implemented independently for each photovoltaic cell in a photovoltaic component and the maximum power point for each photovoltaic cell is obtained; a reference value ...
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