Accession Number : ADD003777
Title : Thin Oxide MOS Solar Cells.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Epstein,Arnold S ; Share,Stewart
Report Date : 28 Dec 1976
Pagination or Media Count : 4
Abstract : A semiconductor device comprising a first layer of semiconductor material having a bulk region of p-type conductivity and an inversion surface of n-type conductivity which forms a p-n junction with said bulk region, a covering layer on said inversion surface of oxides of silicon in a thickness of about 20-50 angstroms, and metallic contacts placed over said oxide layer is described.
Descriptors : *Patents, *Solar cells, *Metal oxide semiconductors, Bulk semiconductors, Layers, Semiconductor junctions
Subject Categories : Electric Power Production and Distribution
Solid State Physics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE