Solar simulator

How to choose WACOM Solar simulator

  • Select solar simulator according to your sample spec or purpose
  • Please feel free to ask details question

(1) IV Measurement for Cell or Module

Required equipment : Solar simulator + I-V measuring system + Sample stage (Option)

Quick response Sample cell or module (c-Si, compound PV)

Solar simulator I-V measuring system Sample stage Option
1 Solar simulator(Continuous type) I-V measuring system We can offer proper specification If provide us your sample information. Thermostatic chambers/Secondary reference cells (Option)
2 Super Solar simulator (Continuous type,Two lamp system) I-V measuring system
3 Long Pulse Solar simulator(Pulse type) I-V measuring system(Fast-response measurement type for Continuous/Pulse type)

Low speed response Sample cell or module (Organic PV)

ソーラシュミレータ I-V measuring system Sample stage Option
1 Solar simulator (Continuous type) I-V measuring system(Standerd type) We can offer proper specification If provide us your sample information. Thermostatic chambers/Secondary reference cells (Option)
2 Super Solar simulator (Continuous type,Two lamp system) I-V measuring system(Standerd type)

(2) Deterioration test / Light resistance test

Required equipment : Solar simulator + Sample stage (Option)

Irradiance Solar simulator Sample stage Option
1 1sun Solar simulator(Continuous type) We can offer proper specification If provide us your sample information. Thermostatic chambers/Secondary reference cells (Option)
2 1sun, Need high accuracy spectral distribution Super Solar simulator (Continuous type,Two lamp system)
3 Need higher irradiance than 1 SUN Solar simulator for CPV (Contact us)

(3) Light resistance test / Material evaluation by UV

    • Required wavelength range (UV-A, UV-B, etc.) : Bio Solar Simulator
    • Exposure to wavelength range of xenon or UV lamps : HX-504

Example of selecting Solar simulator

Example 1

Purpose of use I-V measurement for (□155 mm) solar cells
Result

Super Solar simulator (Continuous type,Two lamp system), I-V measuring system, Sample stage 

1 :Solar simulator (Continuous type,Two lamp system) : WXS-156S-L2,AM1.5GMM

2 :I-V measuring system : IV15040-09

3 :Sample stage : STG-220Sample stage with thermo control system Vacuum chuck,probe arm)

Example 2

Purpose of use I-V measurement of PV module (1,400 mm x 1,100 mm) 
Result

Long Pulse simulator + I-V measuring system + Sample stage (Option)

1 :Long Pulse simulator : WPSS-1.5×1.2-50×4,AM1.5G

2 :I-V measuring system : IV20060-09

3 :Sample stage : STG-1500