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