Laser structuring thin film solar cells

Zoppel, S.; Huber, H.
December 2008
Industrial Laser Solutions;Dec2008, Vol. 23 Issue 12, p15
The article focuses on the existence of modern picosecond laser systems operated in the manufacturing environment. It mentions that an application area for the laser system is thin film processing wherein the combination of selective ablation with high precision and high speed makes ultra fast lasers unbeatable. Moreover, thin film solar modules can be manufactured in an economical in-line process and have to be line structured with galvanic separation without damaging the substrate.


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