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International Journal of Photoenergy
Volume 2014, Article ID 842891, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/842891
Research Article

Optical Absorption Enhancement in Amorphous Silicon Films and Solar Cell Precursors Using the Aluminum-Induced Glass Texturing Method

1Solar Energy Research Institute of Singapore, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117574
2Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117583

Received 29 May 2013; Revised 12 October 2013; Accepted 2 November 2013; Published 22 January 2014

Academic Editor: Zofia Stasicka

Copyright © 2014 Nasim Sahraei et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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