CdTe Devices and Method of Manufacturing Same

David Albin (Inventor), Timothy Gessert (Inventor), Teresa Barnes (Inventor), Joel Duenow (Inventor), Matthew Reese (Inventor), Ramesh Dhere (Inventor), James Burst (Inventor)

Research output: Patent


A method of producing polycrystalline CdTe materials and devices that incorporate the polycrystalline CdTe materials are provided. In particular, a method of producing polycrystalline p-doped CdTe thin films for use in CdTe solar cells in which the CdTe thin films possess enhanced acceptor densities and minority carrier lifetimes, resulting in enhanced efficiency of the solar cells containing the CdTe material are provided.
Original languageAmerican English
Patent number9,147,793
Filing date29/09/15
StatePublished - 2015

NREL Publication Number

  • NREL/PT-5K00-65873


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