Accession Number : ADA294760

Title :   New Generation of Space Batteries--GaAs Solar Cells.

Corporate Author : NATIONAL AIR INTELLIGENCE CENTER WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s) : Zhang, Zhongwei ; Shi, Wenzao

PDF Url : ADA294760

Report Date : 15 MAY 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : This paper describes a new generation of space power sources--GaAs solar cells--and the status of their development inside China and abroad. In conjunction with this, on the basis of unique properties associated with GaAs solar cells, it points out the direction of development, clarifies the value of key space applications, and, finally, forecasts the application prospects for GaAs solar cells. jg

Descriptors :   *SPACE TECHNOLOGY, *GALLIUM ARSENIDES, *SOLAR CELLS, TRANSLATIONS, CHINA, CHINESE LANGUAGE.

Subject Categories : Inorganic Chemistry
      Electric Power Production and Distribution
      Astronautics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE