Receiver Development

  • Receiver design focusing on thermal management
  • Selection and characterization of materials
  • Component development:
    • electrical contacting:
      electrical cell connector design and thermomechanical stability analysis using FE modeling
      producing optimized connectors for rear contact solar cells
      connecting customized solar cells using various soldering, bonding and adhesive techniques
    • cooling and thermal connection of solar cells
    • developing encapsulation technologies for long-term stability in outdoor use
    • integrating bypass diodes
  • Development of production processes
  • Manufacturing prototypes