n African Journal of Science, Technology, Innovation and Development - The Shockley five-parameter model of a solar cell : a short note

Volume 7, Issue 6
  • ISSN : 2042-1338
  • E-ISSN: 2042-1346
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This paper is concerned with an alternative formulation of the Shockley five-parameter model of a solar cell. This formulation leads to an explicit relationship between the short-circuit current and the light-generated current and the direct determination of the light-generated current from a knowledge of the series and shunt resistances.

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