Accession Number:

ADA171188

Title:

Rugged, Thin GaAs Solar Cell Development. Phase I.

Descriptive Note:

Interim rept. Aug 84-Nov 85,

Corporate Author:

APPLIED SOLAR ENERGY CORP CITY OF INDUSTRY CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1986-06-16

Pagination or Media Count:

28.0

Abstract:

This report describes the Phase I efforts in developing high efficiency gallium arsenide GaAs on germanium Ge solar cells, for enhanced survivability and ruggedness over conventional devices. The GaAsGe cells will be optimized in Phase II for high power to weight ratios and extensively tested in Phase III.

Subject Categories:

  • Non-electrical Energy Conversion
  • Electric Power Production and Distribution

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE