intrinsic layer

intrinsic layer

[in′trin·sik ′lā·ər]
(electronics)
A layer of semiconductor material whose properties are essentially those of the pure undoped material.
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This performance upgrades happen due to research on various subjects like the effect of Indium-Tin-Oxide (ITO) layer on the behavior of the cell [5], the impact of front contact work function [6], the effect of surface texturing of crystalline silicon (c-Si) wafer [7], the role of Fermi state of doped hydrogenated amorphous silicon (a-Si:H) layers and band offsets [8], and the effect of intrinsic layer on the cell function [9].
The solar cell contains three layers: a 1.7 [micro]m 1.5 x [10.sup.18] [cm.sup.-3] boron-doped p-type base layer, a 0.9 [micro]m [10.sup.16][cm.sup.-3] [p.sup.-] intrinsic layer, and a 0.3 [micro]m 1.5 x [10.sup.19] [cm.sup.-3] phosphorus-doped [n.sup.+]-type emitter layer.
They can be grown at regular spacings in the intrinsic layer of a p-i-n solar cell.
Histopathologic changes included epithelial cell shedding; intrinsic layer hemorrhage and excessive infiltration of lymphocytes in the stomach; and congestion, edema, and epithelial cell shedding in the intestinal mucosa (Figure, panel B).
The effect of this refinement is to constrain the charge storage regions to lie totally within the intrinsic layer rather than extending into the P and N regions to either side.
The construction of a BIN diode on a III-V compound semiconductor entirely by the molecular beam epitaxy (MBE) growth process has been described previously.|4,5~ The Mott barrier is formed by a thin intrinsic layer sandwiched between the top metal contact and a charge sheet created by selective doping.
[3] achieved 9.12% efficiency for single junction solar cell using nanostructured hydrogenated silicon material as an intrinsic layer.
Since the absorptance A of the presented solar cell precursor represents the absorptance in the entire structure (i.e., not only in the intrinsic layer), it is not possible to calculate the short-circuit current enhancement for this structure using the total absorptance (i.e., there is no way to quantify the contribution of parasitic absorption to the total absorptance value).
Choi et al., "Simulation and study of the influence of the buffer intrinsic layer, back-surface field, densities of interface defects, resistivity of p-type silicon substrate and transparent conductive oxide on heterojunction with intrinsic thin-layer (HIT) solar cell," Solar Energy, vol.
In this work, amorphous silicon thin-film tandem solar cells with amorphous intrinsic layer prepared under different conditions were fabricated on Gen 5 glass substrate.
NanoEncryption technology possesses intrinsic layered security features at the overt, covert, and forensic level and can be applied directly to tablets, capsules and vial caps.
The corresponding defect absorption densities of the a-Si:H intrinsic layers were determined by using the absorption coefficient [[alpha].sub.12] at an energy of 1.2 eV [29].