cadmium telluride


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cadmium telluride

[′kad·mē·əm ′tel·yə‚rīd]
(inorganic chemistry)
CdTe Brownish-black, cubic crystals with a melting point of 1090°C; soluble, with decomposition, in nitric acid; used for semiconductors.
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A year-old start-up company, Solar Cells, employs a similar closed-space sublimation process to build its cadmium telluride PVs.
The hub will focus on the mechanical and energy capacity of double-sided crystalline, split-cell and thin-film cadmium telluride (CdTe) technologies, all of them in the development phase, with the intention of shaping photovoltaic energy's evolution.
In the hub, the main fields studied will be the mechanical and energy capacity of double-sided crystalline, split-cell and thin-film cadmium telluride (CdTe) technologies, all of them in the development phase, with the aim of pointing the way forward in the evolution of photovoltaic energy.
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