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Tensile / bending test of lit PV cell in climatic environment (indoor)

Methodology

AA Study of the appearance of defects in a PV cell in operation. Acoustic emission testing and electrical measurement.

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Caracteristics

Tensile test :
20 kN sensor (machine capacity 30 kN)
Force, displacement and cyclic tests
Bending test : up to 10 N
Climatic conditions :
- 129°C to +315°C (without acoustic emission)
- 10°C to +110°C (with acoustic emission)

Expertise

*Study and simulation of brittle fracture
*Dimensioning and characterisation of complex structures under thermal and mechanical stresses

Results

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References

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Applications

Study on the surface and in the volume of the cell : cracks, fractures, delamination (wafer, bus, connector)

Localisation

Partner
LaMCoS, DURASOL room

Institution
LaMCoS, CNRS UMR 5259, INSA LYON
20 Av. A. Einstein - 69621 Villeurbanne Cedex - France

Contact
Daniel NELIAS / Franck LEGRAND
(+33) (0)4 72 43 84 90 / (+33) (0)4 72 43 87 28
Daniel.Nelias@insa-lyon.fr, Franck.Legrand@insa-lyon.fr

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