Accession Number : ADD003249

Title :   Rib and Channel Vertical Multijunction Solar Cell.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Rahilly,William P

Report Date : 12 Oct 1976

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : A vertical multijunction solar cell fabricated with the junction channels perpendicular to a ribbed electrical grid structure provides an improved vertical multijunction solar cell having increased mechanical strength and decreased electrical resistance. An example is given for a silicon solar cell.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Solar cells, Fabrication, Construction, Photovoltaic effect, Grids

Subject Categories : Electric Power Production and Distribution

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE