Abstract

This presentation reviews how multi-junction III-V cells are optimized for performance and cost, using semiconductor bandgap engineering. Conversion efficiencies around 40% are obtained when used in CPV applications at concentrations between 100 and 1000 suns.

© 2012 Optical Society of America

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