International Journal of Photoenergy / 2014 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Design of Multijunction Photovoltaic Cells Optimized for Varied Atmospheric Conditions

Table 2

Optimized band gap(s) for a single bandgap and up to four bandgaps solar cells and the corresponding total radiation energy loss.

Number of cells (eV)Total loss (W/m2)

11.13312
21.740.94209
32.031.340.70153
42.251.641.130.70122

Pinned at 0.7 eV for smallest .