Ridha Hamidi - Environmental Science 61

PV Cells, Modules, and Arrays

Class Topics

The main topics addressed in this class include:

  • Understanding Your Electricity Bill
  • Photovoltaic Cells
    • Semiconductors, Photovoltaic Effect, Cell Materials, Wafer Manufacturing, Cell Fabrication
  • Modules & Arrays
    • Module Assembly, Electrical Connections, Module Characteristics, Bypass Diodes, Module Standards, Performance Ratings, Test Conditions, Module Selection, Arrays
Lecture Slides
  • PV Cells, Modules and Arrays Handouts Slides
  • Understand Your Electricity Bill Handouts Slides

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Last Updated: 4/21/14