International Journal of Optics / 2016 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Development of Combinatorial Pulsed Laser Deposition for Expedited Device Optimization in CdTe/CdS Thin-Film Solar Cells

Table 1

(a) Thicknesses and electrical properties of sample A without CdCl2 annealing. (b) Thicknesses and electrical properties of sample B3 with 15 min. CdCl2 annealing.
(a)

Sample ALayer 1Layer 2Layer 3Layer 4

Thickness of CdS (µm)0.120.120.120.12
Thickness of CdTe (µm)1.5 1.25 1 0.75
(mV)214198203197
(mA/cm2)1.72.52.63.0
FF (%)27282929
Efficiencies (%)0.100.140.150.18

(b)

Sample B3Layer 1Layer 2Layer 3Layer 4

Thickness of CdS (µm)0.120.120.120.12
Thickness of CdTe (µm)1.51.2510.75
(mV)638639645651
(mA/cm2)16.516.717.018.0
FF (%)36394245
Efficiencies (%)4.04.24.65.1