• Publication list Jurriaan Schmitz (photovoltaics related work)

    [1]          M. Aghaei, A. Fairbrother, A. Gok, S. Ahmad, S. Kazim, K. Lobato, G. Oreski, A. Reinders, J. Schmitz, M. Theelen, P. Yilmaz, J. Kettle, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 159 (2022) 112160.

    [2]          P. Yilmaz, J. Schmitz and M. Theelen, Post-mortem analysis of a commercial CIGS PV module after Potential Induced Degradation, Progress in Photovoltaics: Research and Applications, 2022: pp. 1-8. DOI: 10.1002/pip.3538

    [3]          P. Yilmaz, J. Schmitz and M. Theelen, Potential Induced Degradation of CIGS PV Systems: A Literature Review, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 154 (2022) 111819.

    [4]          P. Yilmaz, J. Schmitz, R. Aninat, M.G. Ott Cruz, M. Theelen and T. Weber, Defect Investigation by ‘Coring’ for CIGS Solar Modules, EUPVSEC 2020.

    [5]          Milou van Rijnbach, Raymond J. E. Hueting, Maciej Stodolny, Gaby Janssen, Jimmy Melskens, and Jurriaan Schmitz, On the Accuracy of the Cox–Strack Equation and Method for Contact Resistivity Determination, IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices, Vol. 67, No. 4, pp. 1757-1763, April 2020. DOI: 10.1109/TED.2020.2974194

    [6]          M.K. Stodolny, L.J Geerligs, G.J.M. Janssen, I. Romijn, B.W.H. van de Loo, J. Melskens, W.M.M. Kessels, R. Santbergen, O. Isabella, J. Schmitz, M. Lenes and J.R.M. Luchies, Material Properties of LPCVD Processed n-Type Polysilicon Passivating Contacts and Application in PERPoly Industrial Bifacial Solar Cells, EUPVSEC 2017; Energy Procedia 124 (2017) pp. 635 – 642.

    [7]          H. E. Çiftpinar, M. K. Stodolny, Y. Wu, G. J. M. Janssen, J. Löffler, J. Schmitz, M. Lenes, J.-M. Luchies and L. J. Geerligs, Study of screen printed metallization for polysilicon based passivating contacts, SiliconPV 2017, Energy Procedia 124 (2017) 851–861.

    [8]          S. Bystrova, S.M. Smits, J.H. Klootwijk, R.A.M. Wolters, A.Y. Kovalgin, L. K. Nanver and J. Schmitz, Dealing with Leakage Current in TLM and CTLM Structures with Vertical Junction Isolation, IEEE ICMTS 2017.

    [9]          Jiwu Lu, Wei Liu, Alexey Y. Kovalgin, Yun Sun, and Jurriaan Schmitz, Integration of Solar Cells on Top of CMOS Chips—Part II: CIGS Solar Cells, IEEE Trans. El. Dev. Vol. 58 issue 8 pp. 2620-2627 (2011).

    [10]       J. Lu, A. Y. Kovalgin, K.H.M. van der Werf, R. E. I. Schropp and J. Schmitz, Integration of Solar Cells on Top of CMOS Chips Part I: a-Si Solar Cells, IEEE Trans. El. Dev. Vol. 58 Issue 7 pp. 2014-2021 (2011).

  • Publication list Angèle Reinders

    [1]          Aghaei, M., Pelosi, R., Schmidt, T., Debije M.G. and Reinders, A.H.M.E., Measured power conversion efficiencies of bifacial luminescent solar concentrator photovoltaic devices of the mosaic series, Progress in Photovoltaics: Research and Applications, DOI:, First published: 28 February 2022

    [2]          Basant, R.P., Somasundaram, S.G., Louwen, A., Reinders, A.H.M.E., Van Sark, W.G.J.H.M., Stellbogen, D., Ulbrich, C., Imenes, A.G., Analysis of spectral irradiance variation in northern Europe using average photon energy as a single parameter, Solar Energy, Accepted with minor revisions, Submitted: October 2021.

    [3]          Aghaei, M., Fairbrother, A., Gok, A., Ahmad, S., Kazim, S., Kettle, J., Lobato, K., Oreski, G., Reinders, A.H.M.E., Schmitz, J., Yilmaz, P., Theelen, M., Review of degradation and failure phenomena in photovoltaic modules, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Vol. 159, 112160, DOI:, 2022.

    [4]          Lindig, S., Ascensio, J., Leloux, J., Moser, D. and Reinders, A.H.M.E., Performance analysis and degradation of a large fleet of PV systems, IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics, Vol. 11(5), 1312 – 1318, DOI: 10.1109/JPHOTOV.2021.3093049, 2021.

    [5]          Kanz, O., Bittkau, K., Ding, K., Rau, U., Reinders, A., Review and harmonization of the life-cycle global warming impact of PV-powered hydrogen production by electrolysis, Frontiers in Electronics, DOI: 10.3389/felec.2021.711103, 2021.

    [6]          Halpern-Wight, N., Konstantinou, M., Charalambides, A.G. and Reinders, A.H.M.E., Training and testing of a single-layer LSTM network for near-future solar forecasting, Applied Sciences, Vol. 10(17), 5873, 2020.

    [7]          Sierra Rodriguez, A., de Santana, T., MacGill, I., Ekins-Daukes, N. J. and Reinders, A.H.M.E., A feasibility study of solar PV-powered electric cars using an interdisciplinary modeling approach for the electricity balance, CO2 emissions, and economic aspects: the cases of The Netherlands, Norway, Brazil, and Australia, Progress in Photovoltaics: Research and Applications, Vol. 28, 517–532, 2020.

    [8]          Reinders, A.H.M.E., Debije, M.G. and Rosemann, A.L.P., Measured efficiency of a luminescent solar concentrator PV module called Leaf Roof, Journal of Photovoltaics, Vol. 7, No. 6, 1663 – 1666, 2017.

    [9]          Veldhuis, A.J., Nobre, A.M., Peters, I.M., Reindl, T., Rüther, R. and Reinders, A.H.M.E., An empirical model for rack-mounted PV module temperatures for Southeast Asian locations evaluated for minute time scales, IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics, Vol. 5, No. 3, 774-782, 2015.

    [10]       Vishwanathan, B., Reinders, A. H. M. E , De Boer, D. K. G.,  Desmet, L., Ras, A. J., M., Zahn, F. H. and Debije, M. G., A comparison of performance of flat and bent photovoltaic luminescent solar concentrators, Solar Energy, Vol. 112, 120-127, 2015.

  • Publication list Rebecca Saive

    [1]    R. Saive: S-shaped current-voltage characteristics in solar cells: a review. IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics, 9 (6), 1477-1484, 2019

    [2]    T. C. R. Russell*, R. Saive*, A. Augusto, S. G. Bowden, and H. A. Atwater: The Influence of Spectral Albedo on Bifacial Solar Cells: A Theoretical and Experimental Study. IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics, 7, 6, 1-8, 2017 -*equal contribution

    [3]    R. Saive, A. M. Borsuk, H. S. Emmer, C. R. Bukowsky, S. Yalamanchili, and H. A. Atwater: Effectively Transparent Front Contacts for Optoelectronic Devices. Advanced Optical Materials, 4 (10), 1470-1474, 2016

    [4]    R. Saive, M. Boccard, T. Saenz, S. Yalamanchili, C. R. Bukowsky, P. Jahelka, Z. J. Yu, J. Shi, Z. Holman, and H. A. Atwater: Silicon heterojunction solar cells with effectively transparent front contacts. Sustainable Energy & Fuels, 1, 593-598, 2017

    [5]    R. Saive: Light trapping in thin silicon solar cells: A review on fundamentals and technologies. Prog Photovolt Res Appl.,1– 13, 2021

    [6]    R. Saive, M. Scherer, C. Mueller, D. Daume, J. Schinke, M. Kroeger, and W. Kowalsky: Imaging the Electric Potential within Organic Solar Cells. Advanced Functional Materials, 23(47), 5854–5860, 2013

    [7]    R. Saive, C. Mueller, J. Schinke, R. Lovrincic, and W. Kowalsky: Understanding S-shaped current-voltage characteristics of organic solar cells: Direct measurement of potential distributions by scanning Kelvin probe. Applied Physics Letters, 103(24), 243303, 2013

    [8]    L. Einhaus, R. Saive: Free-Space Concentration of Diffused Light for Photovoltaics. PVSC IEEE proceedings 47th, 2020

    [9]    S. Pal, A. Reinders, R. Saive: Simulation of Bifacial and Monofacial Silicon Solar Cell Short-Circuit Current Density Under Measured Spectro-Angular Solar Irradiance. IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics, 10 (6), 1803-1815, 2020

    [10] Z. Durmaz, S. Husein, R. Saive: Thin silicon interference solar cells for targeted or broadband wavelength absorption enhancement, Optics Express 29 (3), 4324-4337, 2021