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Abraham I Mlavsky, Roland Winston: Solar cells with concentrators. Mobil Tyco Solar Energy Corporation, Schiller & Pandiscio, August 30, 1977: US04045246 (111 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a unique arrangement for cooling solar cells that are associated with collectors for collecting solar radiation and concentrating the same on the solar cells.The solar energy concentrators are each characterized by having a chamber with a solar radiation transmissive entrance ...


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Ronald S Scharlack, Eric Tornstrom: Encapsulated solar cell array. Mobil Tyco Solar Energy Corporation, Schiller & Pandiscio, December 16, 1980: US04239555 (77 worldwide citation)

Solar cell array and method for manufacturing same wherein the individual cells of the array are sandwiched and held resiliently captive between and electrically isolated from a transparent protective front cover and a protective rear substrate by an encapsulating transparent silicone elastomer cast ...


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Abraham I Mlavsky: Tubular solar cell devices. Mobil Tyco Solar Energy Corporation, Schiller & Pandiscio, August 24, 1976: US03976508 (72 worldwide citation)

Tubular solar cells are provided which can be coupled together in series and parallel arrays to form an integrated structure. Solar energy concentrators are combined with the solar cells to maximize their power output. The solar cells may be cooled by circulating a heat exchange fluid through the in ...


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Ronald Gonsiorawski: Manufacture of solar cells. Mobil Tyco Solar Energy Corporation, Schiller & Pandiscio, May 8, 1979: US04152824 (67 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a method of producing solar cells having a composite shallow/deep junction device construction. The solar cells have grid-like contacts on their front energy-receiving sides, with each portion of each contact being coincident, i.e., aligned with, the deep junction regions whil ...


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William T Kurth: Solar cell mounting and interconnecting assembly. Mobil Tyco Solar Energy Corporation, Schiller & Pandiscio, April 26, 1977: US04019924 (46 worldwide citation)

A solar cell assembly comprises a plurality of solar cells mounted on a laminate comprising a base electrically-insulative sheet, an electrically-conductive layer disposed on the base sheet in a predetermined pattern so as to provide first and second cell-connecting sections electrically insulated f ...


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Abraham I Mlavsky: Encapsulated solar cell assembly. Mobil Tyco Solar Energy Corporation, Schiller & Pandiscio, March 14, 1978: US04078944 (34 worldwide citation)

An encapsulated photovoltaic solar cell assembly comprising at least one solar cell mounted and hermetically sealed in a substantially rigid, elongated, tubular envelope which is transmissive to actinic radiation to which the photovoltaic solar cell is sensitive. The assembly can include an antirefl ...


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Kirit B Patel, Ronald Gonsiorawski: Nickel plating method. Mobil Tyco Solar Energy Corporation, Schiller & Pandiscio, March 23, 1982: US04321283 (29 worldwide citation)

A simple method for plating nickel onto silicon which renders unnecessary any catalyzing pretreatment of the silicon surface which is to receive the nickel. The method comprises the immersion of a silicon substrate in a suitable nickel bath in order that nickel ions in the bath will be reduced to so ...


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Lynne C Garone, Kramadhati Venkata Ravi: Flat tubular solar cells and method of producing same. Mobil Tyco Solar Energy Corporation, Schiller & Pandiscio, November 1, 1977: US04056404 (22 worldwide citation)

The invention provides solar cells in the form of substantially flat oval tubes, i.e. cells having a substantially flat oval ring cross-section.


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Eric Tornstrom: Solar energy concentrator. Mobil Tyco Solar Energy Corporation, Schiller & Pandsicio, January 16, 1979: US04134387 (21 worldwide citation)

Low cost solar collectors are constructed by stretching a thin elongate, flexible reflective sheet (such as metallized polyethylene terephthalate film) over a frame so as to provide a ridged surface of desired geometric shape. In a preferred embodiment of the invention the frame comprises a pluralit ...


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Aaron S Taylor, Richard W Stormont: Crucible-die assemblies for growing crystalline bodies of selected shapes. Mobil Tyco Solar Energy Corporation, Schiller & Pandiscio, October 28, 1980: US04230674 (18 worldwide citation)

The invention is an improved apparatus for use in a system for growing crystalline bodies from the melt. The apparatus is a novel crucible-die in which the crucible forms an integral part of the die.



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