Advances in Photovoltaics:Part 1

Edited by

  • Gerhard Willeke, Fraunhofer-Institut für Solare Energiesysteme ISE, Freiburg, Germany
  • Eicke Weber, Fraunhofer-Institut für Solare Energiesysteme ISE, Freiburg, Germany

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Physicists, solid state scientists, device engineers, semiconductor researchers, materials scientists and industrial practitioners.


Book information

  • Published: October 2012
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-388419-0

Table of Contents

  1. Foreword
  2. Hans-Josef Fell

  3. Introduction
  4. Eicke R. Weber and Gerhard P. Willeke

  5. On the History of Terrestrial PV Development – with a Focus on Germany
  6. Gerhard P. Willeke and Armin Räuber

  7. Overview of Photovoltaic Production, Markets and Perspectives
  8. Paula Mints

  9. PV Learning Curves and Cost Dynamics
  10. Gregory F. Nemet and Diana Husmann

  11. Photovoltaic Material Resources
  12. Martin A. Green

  13. Crystalline Silicon Feedstock Preparation and Analysis

    Laszlo Fabry and Karl Hesse