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Energy Assurance with Renewable Generation
13 Mar 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Joydeep Mitra
This talk will discuss the most significant factors affecting energy assurance in the presence of renewable generation. It will investigate the use of energy storage to mitigate some of the challenges. It will discuss reliability metrics and targets, and a method for quantifying the notion of...
3 min Research Talk: Predicting and Optimizing Solar Cell Performance with Material/Surface Characteristics
31 Jan 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Yiheng Zhu
Photovoltaic simulation tools can be utilized to predict device performance before fabrication and experimentation, streamline research processes, and interpret experimental results. Therefore, we developed ContourPV, which simulates various combinations of values of different device...
Silvana Ayala Pelaez
ABACUS—Introduction to Semiconductor Devices
When we hear the term semiconductor device, we may think first of the transistors in PCs or video game consoles, but transistors are the basic component in all of the electronic devices we use in...
aimal daud khan
04 Jun 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Xingshu Sun, Raghu Vamsi Krishna Chavali, Muhammad Ashraful Alam
This package contains the Matlab scripts to perform the Suns-Vmp method. The code has been tested in Matlab R2016a.
Purdue University Bifacial Module Calculator (PUB)
20 Feb 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Binglin Zhao, Xingshu Sun, Mohammad Ryyan Khan, Muhammad Ashraful Alam
A tool to simulate and optimize the energy yield of both bifacial and monofacial solar modules
Ahsan habib Lingkon
06 Feb 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Atilla Ozgur Cakmak, NACK Network
OutlineFlat solar cellsARC for flat solar cellsManifestations of Fabry Perot ResonancesLight trappingAdvantage of a nanodomeYablonovitch limitBloch modesDiffraction aided waveguiding – Mie resonancesHybridizationsPlasmonicsExamples
Solar Cell Optics
02 Feb 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Atilla Ozgur Cakmak, NACK Network
Outline:What is Light?Light AbsorptionInteraction of Light with MatterReflection/RefractionFabry Perot resonancesWaveguidingDiffraction / Photonic CrystalsPlasmonicsMie Scattering
Organic Solar Cells
29 Jan 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Travis Benanti, NACK Network
OutlineIntroduction to solar energy conversionOverview of technology and materialsProcessing sequenceCharacterization of devicesTrends for the future
SimÃ³n Montoya Bedoya
Purdue Solar Cell Model (PSM) - Perovskite/a-Si (p-i-n)
04 May 2017 | Compact Models | Contributor(s):
By Xingshu Sun1, Raghu Vamsi Krishna Chavali1, Sourabh Dongaonkar1, Suhas Venkat Baddela1, Mark Lundstrom1, Muhammad Ashraful Alam2
1. Purdue University 2. Lucent Technologies
Purdue Solar Cell Model (PSM), previously known as the TAG (technology agnostic) model, is a suite of compact models developed for solar cells of c-Si, a-Si, perovskites, CIGS, CdTe, and HIT. This...
Purdue Solar Cell Model (PSM) - HIT
Purdue Solar Cell Model (PSM) - Si
By Mark Lundstrom1, Muhammad Ashraful Alam2, Raghu Vamsi Krishna Chavali1, Sourabh Dongaonkar1, Suhas Venkat Baddela1, Xingshu Sun1
Purdue Solar Cell Model (PSM) - CIGS/CdTe
By Xingshu Sun1, Sourabh Dongaonkar1, Raghu Vamsi Krishna Chavali1, Suhas Venkat Baddela1, Mark Lundstrom1, Muhammad Ashraful Alam2