Clean electricity from photovoltaics /

Photovoltaic cells provide clean, reversible electrical power from the sun. Made from semiconductors, they are durable, silent in operation and free of polluting emissions. In this book, experts from all sectors of the PV community - materials scientists, physicists, production engineers, economists...

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Imprint:London : Imperial College Press, ©2001.
Description:1 online resource (xxiv, 844 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Language:English
Series:Series on photoconversion of solar energy ; v. 1
Series on photoconversion of solar energy ; v. 1.
Subject:Photovoltaic cells.
Photovoltaic power generation.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Electronics -- Circuits -- Integrated.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Electronics -- Circuits -- General.
Photovoltaic cells.
Photovoltaic power generation.
Zonnecellen.
Elektriciteitsopwekking.
Electronic book.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11178861
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Other authors / contributors:Archer, Mary D.
Hill, R. (Robert), 1937-
ISBN:9781848161504
1848161506
1860941613
9781860941610
6611866035
9786611866037
Digital file characteristics:data file
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Summary:Photovoltaic cells provide clean, reversible electrical power from the sun. Made from semiconductors, they are durable, silent in operation and free of polluting emissions. In this book, experts from all sectors of the PV community - materials scientists, physicists, production engineers, economists and environmentalists - give their critical appraisals of where the technology is now and what its prospects are. Sample Chapter(s). Chapter 2.1: Introduction (306 KB). Chapter 2.2: Semiconductor device equations (121 KB). Chapter 2.3: The p-n junction model of Shockley (1,017 KB). Chapter 2.4: Rea.
Other form:Print version: Clean electricity from photovoltaics. London : Imperial College Press, ©2001 1860941613 9781860941610