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Hirofumi Ichinose, Akio Hasebe, Tsutomu Murakami, Satoshi Shinkura, Yukie Ueno: Photovoltaic element. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, October 28, 1997: US05681402 (115 worldwide citation)

A photovoltaic element comprising an electrode comprising an electrically conductive core member which is coated with a conductive adhesive fixed on the light incident surface of a photoactive semiconductor layer, via the conductive adhesive, is disclosed.


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Koji Tsuzuki, Tsutomu Murakami, Yoshifumi Takeyama, Koichi Shimizu: Photovoltaic device module. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, November 12, 2002: US06479744 (81 worldwide citation)

In a photovoltaic device module comprising a plurality of photovoltaic devices connected electrically through a metal member, an insulating member is so provided as to avoid contact between an edge portion of the photovoltaic device and the metal member. This can provide a photovoltaic device module ...


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Soichiro Kawakami, Masahiro Kanai, Takayoshi Arai, Tsutomu Murakami: Microwave plasma treating apparatus. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, August 13, 1991: US05038713 (71 worldwide citation)

A microwave plasma treating apparatus comprising a vacuum vessel, a device for introducing a microwave to the inside of the vacuum vessel by way of a microwave transmission circuit, a device for supplying a starting gas to the inside of the vacuum vessel, a device for evacuating the inside of the va ...


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Jinsho Matsuyama, Tsutomu Murakami, Koichi Matsuda, Hiroshi Yamamoto, Toshihiro Yamashita: Pin junction photovoltaic element having an I-type semiconductor layer with a plurality of regions having different graded band gaps. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, October 12, 1993: US05252142 (71 worldwide citation)

A pin junction photovoltaic element having an i-type semiconductor layer formed of a variable band gap semiconductor material, said i-type semiconductor layer being positioned between a p-type semiconductor layer having a band gap wider than that of said i-type semiconductor layer and an n-type semi ...


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Takehito Yoshino, Tsutomu Murakami, Koji Tsuzuki, Yoshifumi Takeyama, Koichi Shimizu: Solar cell module, solar cell module string, solar cell system, and method for supervising said solar cell module or solar cell module string. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, January 30, 2001: US06180868 (70 worldwide citation)

A solar cell module or a solar cell module which is provided with a readable and writable memory medium capable of writing in a large quantity of information of said solar cell module and capable of reading out necessary information from said memory medium. A solar cell system comprising said solar ...


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Hirofumi Ichinose, Akio Hasebe, Tsutomu Murakami, Satoshi Shinkura, Yukie Ueno: Photovoltaic cell and method of making the same. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, June 2, 1998: US05759291 (69 worldwide citation)

A photovoltaic device comprising a semiconductor layer, a current collecting electrode on said semiconductor layer, and a bus bar electrically connected to the current collecting electrode. The current collecting electrode comprises a metal wire. A part of the current collecting electrode is positio ...


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Hirofumi Ichinose, Akio Hasebe, Tsutomu Murakami, Satoshi Shinkura, Yukie Ueno: Photovoltaic element and method for producing the same. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, October 29, 2002: US06472594 (57 worldwide citation)

A photovoltaic element comprising an electrode comprising an electrically conductive core member which is coated with a conductive adhesive fixed on the light incident surface of a photoactive semiconductor layer, via the conductive adhesive, is disclosed.


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Tatsuo Fujisaki, Akio Hasebe, Tsutomu Murakami, Koji Tsuzuki, Hirofumi Ichinose, Takeshi Takada, Yoshifumi Takeyama, Satoshi Shinkura: Photovoltaic element electrode structure thereof and process for producing the same. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, August 24, 1999: US05942048 (50 worldwide citation)

A photovoltaic device is provided which comprises at least one metal wire on a surface of a photovoltaic element for collecting the power generated by the photovoltaic element, the at least one metal wire being coated with an electroconductive adhesive over the entire length and fixed onto the photo ...


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Kouji Tsuzuki, Tsutomu Murakami, Kouichi Shimizu: Process for producing a photovoltaic element. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, July 1, 2003: US06586270 (47 worldwide citation)

A process for producing a stable photovoltaic element having an electrode structure comprising a collecting electrode and a metal bus bar which are connected to have an improved connection between them. Said electrode structure is formed by dotting an electrically conductive paste onto a metal wire ...


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Jinsho Matsuyama, Tsutomu Murakami, Koichi Matsuda: Integrated type solar battery. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, November 9, 1993: US05259891 (46 worldwide citation)

An integrated type solar battery comprises a plurality of solar batteries serially connected. An upper electrode of one of a pair of adjacent solar batteries and a lower electrode of the other solar battery are connected via a lead wire. A groove of the boundary of the adjacent solar batteries is fi ...