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  • 3D TCAD modeling of laser processed c-Si solar cells 

    López González, Juan Miguel; Martín García, Isidro; Ortega Villasclaras, Pablo Rafael; Orpella García, Alberto; Alcubilla González, Ramón (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015)
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    This paper presents an 3D TCAD model of crystalline Silicon (c-Si) solar cells. Physical parameters used in the model are discussed. Simulation results are compared to experimental current-voltage curves and solar cell ...
  • Annealing effects on the conduction mechanisms of p+-amorphous- Si0.8C0.2:H/n-crystalline-Si diodes 

    Marsal Garví, Lluís F.; Martín García, Isidro; Pallarés Marzal, Josep; Orpella García, Alberto; Alcubilla González, Ramón (American Institute of Physics, 2003-08-15)
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    P1-type hydrogenated amorphous silicon–carbon (a-Si12xCx :H) on n-type crystalline silicon (c-Si) heterojunction diodes were fabricated and characterized electrically. The effects of thermal annealing on the electrical ...
  • Colloidal crystal wires 

    Tymczenko, M; Marsal, L E; Todorov Trifonov, Trifon; Rodriguez, Isabelle; Ramiro-Manzano, F; Pallares, J; Rodríguez Martínez, Ángel; Alcubilla González, Ramón; Meseguer, F (2008-06-18)
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    Several configurations of colloidal wires are obtained by infiltration of charge-stabilized polystyrene spheres into cylindrical pores of a silicon membrane (see figure). As channel dimensions are comparable to those of ...
  • CVD graphene-FET based cascode circuits: a design exploration and fabrication towards intrinsic gain enhancement 

    Iannazzo Soteras, Mario Enrique; Alarcón Cot, Eduardo José; Pandey, Himadri; Passi, V.; Lemme, M. C. (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2016)
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    This paper presents the design exploration of a basic cascode circuit (CAS) targeted to increase the intrinsic gain A# of a graphene field-effect-transistor (GFET) by decreasing its output conductance go. First, the ...
  • Depósito y caracterización de capas de Teflón sobre Silicio para la realización de dispositivos EWOD 

    Hernandez Coarasa, Antonio (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-06-14)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
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    Català: Estudi de diferents mètodes de dipòsit de tefló i el seu efecte sobre la funcionabilitat final d'un sistema basat en la tecnologia EWOD
  • Design of a phase locked loop for optical upconversion 

    Herranz Salazar, Francisco (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-05)
    Master thesis
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    Silicon Photonics has become a key technology in the design of devices for the next generation of wireless communications. One of the most important challenges of 5G is the transport of microwave signals over fiber links, ...
  • Development and characterization of hybrid membranes based on an organic matrix modified with silanes for metal separation 

    Resina Gallego, Montserrat; Macanás de Benito, Jorge; de Gyves Marciniak, Josefina; Muñoz Tapia, Maria (2007-02-15)
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    New hybrid membranes for metal ion transport were synthesized with the aim of improving mechanical and chemical stabilities, mean lifetime and loss of carrier. Hybrid organic–inorganic materials present several advantages ...
  • Development of thin films deposited by ALD for c-Si solar cells 

    Pérez Guardia, Javier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-01)
    Bachelor thesis
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    In this work, we have developed thin layers deposited by Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) technique to be applied in high-efficiency crystalline silicon solar cells. In particular, we selected to study the aluminium oxide ...
  • Dielectric metal dielectric antireflection plasmonic layers 

    Ros Costals, Eloi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-06)
    Bachelor thesis
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    Dielectric/Metal/Dielectric structures using Transition Metal Oxides (TMOs) as a dielectric layer and very thin-film layers of metal will be fabricated and their opto-electrical properties evaluated. In particular, ...
  • Disseny i muntatge d'un convertidor d'alta eficiencia 

    Paradell Solà, Pol (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-04-20)
    Master thesis
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    L’objectiu d’aquest projecte és crear un prototip d’un convertidor trifàsic de dos nivells amb la tecnologia de carbur de silici (SiC). Dins l’objectiu de crear un convertidor trifàsic, hi ha diferents fites que hem ...
  • Effect of amorphous silicon carbide layer thickness on the passivation quality of crystalline silicon surface 

    Ferré Tomas, Rafel; Martín García, Isidro; Vetter, Michael; Garin Escriva, Moises; Alcubilla González, Ramón (American Institute of Physics, 2005-11-09)
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    Surface passivation of p-type crystalline silicon wafers by means of phosphorus-doped hydrogenated amorphous silicon carbide films [a-SiCx(n):H] has been investigated. Particularly, we focused on the effects of layer ...
  • Effect of liquid aluminium alloy and ultrasound to corrosion resistance of PVD coating 

    Palau Cruz, Damià (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-01)
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    The aim of the project is resolve the corrosion problems of a steel bar, coating them and study if the coating affects the vibration needed to delate the dendrites of the aluminium alloy due to obtain a globular structure. ...
  • Estudi i fabricació de cristalls fotònics basats en silici macroporós 

    Martí Alcaire, Ferran (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-09-15)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
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  • Estudio de técnicas de metalización para la fabricación de células solares 

    Parra Santos, Ester (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-06)
    Bachelor thesis
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    This work is part of two large projects carried out by two researchers from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, which aim to manufacture Interdigitated Back-Contact silicon solar cells (IBCs) using processes at low ...
  • Fabricación de dispositivos fotónicos integrados 

    Granados Martín, Javier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-10)
    Bachelor thesis
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    The project consists of the design and manufacture of photonic crystals based on macroporous silicon. By means of a lithography we can engrave a pattern on the substrate of the silicon wafers in which we will mark the place ...
  • Fabricación de un sensor solar de alta precisión en dos ejes para el satélite SeoSat 

    Calle Martín, Eric (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-09-06)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
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    English: The goal of this project is the fabrication of a two axis sun sensor for the attitude control of the SeoSat satellite. This sensor should detect the position of the sun with high accuracy and at an angle FOV (Field ...
  • Fabricación de un sensor solar en dos ejes para el satélite IntaMicroSat 

    Calle Martín, Eric (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-07-15)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
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    English: he goal of this project is the fabrication of a two axis sun sensor for the attitude control of the IntaMicroSat satellite. This sensor should detect the position of the sun with high accuracy (±1 º) and at an ...
  • Fabricacion y caracterizacion de guias opticas integradas sobre sustratos de silicio 

    Torner Sabata, Lluís; Alcubilla González, Ramón; Calderer Cardona, Josep (1991)
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    Silicon nitride (Si 3 N4 ) planar optical waveguides have been successfully grown by lowpressure chemical vapor deposition (LPCVD). Silicon p-type wafers with a (100) orientation were used as substrates, and the Si3 N4 was ...
  • Fabrication and characterization of in-situ doped a-Si0.8C0.2 emitter bipolar transistors 

    Orpella García, Alberto; Puigdollers i González, Joaquim; Bardés Llorensí, Daniel; Alcubilla González, Ramón; Marsal, L F; Pallarès Marzal, Josep (2000-09)
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    Silicon–carbon emitters were deposited by plasma enhanced chemical vapour deposition (PECVD) on a conventional silicon transistor base. The resulting transistors were annealed after the emitter had been deposited which led ...
  • First use of macroporous silicon loaded with catalyst film for a chemical reaction: a microreformer for producing hydrogen from ethanol steam reforming 

    Llorca Piqué, Jordi; Casanovas Grau, Albert; Todorov Trifonov, Trifon; Rodríguez Martínez, Ángel; Alcubilla González, Ramón (2008-04-25)
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    Macroporous silicon with millions of parallel microchannels per square centimeter can be used as a micromonolithic support for high-speed catalysis in miniaturized systems, opening a new and exciting field of research and ...