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Thin film solar technology III

Louay A. Eldada

Thin film solar technology III

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Published by SPIE in Bellingham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Congresses,
  • Solar cells,
  • Silicon solar cells,
  • Thin films,
  • Photovoltaic cells

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and author index.

    Other titlesThin film solar technology 3, Thin film solar technology three
    StatementLouay A. Eldada, editor
    SeriesProceedings of SPIE -- v. 8110, Proceedings of SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering -- v. 8110.
    ContributionsSPIE (Society)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTA418.9.T45 T4473 2011, QC371 .S67 v. 8110
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25271426M
    ISBN 100819487201
    ISBN 109780819487209
    LC Control Number2012360870
    OCLC/WorldCa769469935

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