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Solar Cell Workshop

Program Overview

NOTE: This program will not be offered until January 2021.

The Solar Cell Workshop Curriculum will cover:

1. Develop an understanding of why Solar Power Harvesting is important?

2. Learn how to make a simple working Silicon Solar Cell using the following tools:

  • Wafer preparation using wet chemical process
  • Spin Coater
  • Furnace for annealing
  • CAD for Mask Design
  • Mask Aligner
  • Hot Plates for soft and hard resist bake
  • Thermal Evaporator for metal deposition
  • Sonicator

3. Learn how to perform device level characterization of a solar cell.