PV Talk: Adopting inline process tools to maximize fab operations

With cell producers increasingly focusing on improved efficiencies and yields, line optimization upgrades are coming to the fore. PV Tech caught up with Steve Mcdonald, vice president, application engineering at inline solar cell measurement equipment specialist Aurora Solar Technologies, to discuss some of the industry trends.

Aurora wins new bifacial solar cell sales deal with equipment supplier

Inline solar cell measurement equipment specialist Aurora Solar Technologies (AST) has secured a new deal with an unidentified solar cell equipment supplier for its ‘Decima’ Gemini measurement system, and ‘Veritas’ process visualization system for high-efficiency bifacial solar cells.

The power of process measurement

Aurora Solar Technologies' founder and COO Gordon Deans tells PV Tech how inline measurement and monitoring can protect yield, prevent process excursions and ultimately, ensure maximum profitability for PV manufacturers.