Accession Number : ADD001393

Title :   Solar Cell Array.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Leinkram,Charles Z ; Oaks,William D ; Eisele,John A ; Faraday,Bruce J

Report Date : 03 Sep 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The patent concerns a solar cell planar array fabricated by a method from the solar cells to the mounting panel. An electrically insulative, thermally conductive wafer is soft-soldered to the surface of the metallic mounting panel. The top surface of the wafer bears spaced electrically insulative, thermally conductive prominences thereon. The solar cells are attached on top of the prominences.

Descriptors :   *Solar cells, *Mountings, *Patents, Thermal conductivity, Coatings, Spacecraft components

Subject Categories : Electric Power Production and Distribution
      Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE