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Solar cell open-circuit voltage

  1. Oct 23, 2013 #1
    As far as I know, when the light is shining on the solar cell (PN junction), current would be stopped if voltage reaches to Voc (open-circuit voltage). Is Voc equal to the difference between fermi level of n-type and p-type parts?
     
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  3. Oct 23, 2013 #2

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    http://pveducation.org/pvcdrom/solar-cell-operation/open-circuit-voltage [Broken]
     
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