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Solar Cells


Solar Cells

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This animation describes the structure of solar-powered cells and explains how its specific construction allows for the conversion of sunlight to electricity.
Material Type: Animation
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: September 11, 2009
Date Modified in MERLOT: September 11, 2009
Submitter: Loretta Anders
Keywords: Silicon, P type, depletion zone, Solar, N type


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Primary Audience: High School
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
Cost Involved: unsure
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