## Short Circuit Current given Maximum Power of Cell Solution

STEP 0: Pre-Calculation Summary
Formula Used
Short Circuit Current in Solar cell = (Maximum Power Output of cell*((1+([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))/(([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power^2)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))))-Reverse Saturation Current
Isc = (Pm*((1+([Charge-e]*Vm)/([BoltZ]*T))/(([Charge-e]*Vm^2)/([BoltZ]*T))))-Io
This formula uses 2 Constants, 5 Variables
Constants Used
[Charge-e] - Charge of electron Value Taken As 1.60217662E-19 Coulomb
[BoltZ] - Boltzmann constant Value Taken As 1.38064852E-23 Joule/Kelvin
Variables Used
Short Circuit Current in Solar cell - (Measured in Ampere) - Short Circuit Current in Solar Cell is the current through the solar cell when the voltage across the solar cell is zero.
Maximum Power Output of cell - (Measured in Watt) - Maximum Power Output of cell is defined as the bias potential at which the solar cell outputs the maximum net power.
Voltage at Maximum Power - (Measured in Volt) - Voltage at Maximum Power is the voltage at which maximum power occurs.
Temperature in Kelvin - (Measured in Kelvin) - Temperature in Kelvin is the temperature (degree or intensity of heat present in a substance or object) of a body or substance measured in Kelvin.
Reverse Saturation Current - (Measured in Ampere) - Reverse Saturation Current is caused by the diffusion of minority carriers from the neutral regions to the depletion region in a semiconductor diode.
STEP 1: Convert Input(s) to Base Unit
Maximum Power Output of cell: 100 Watt --> 100 Watt No Conversion Required
Voltage at Maximum Power: 0.46 Volt --> 0.46 Volt No Conversion Required
Temperature in Kelvin: 300 Kelvin --> 300 Kelvin No Conversion Required
Reverse Saturation Current: 4E-06 Ampere --> 4E-06 Ampere No Conversion Required
STEP 2: Evaluate Formula
Substituting Input Values in Formula
Isc = (Pm*((1+([Charge-e]*Vm)/([BoltZ]*T))/(([Charge-e]*Vm^2)/([BoltZ]*T))))-Io --> (100*((1+([Charge-e]*0.46)/([BoltZ]*300))/(([Charge-e]*0.46^2)/([BoltZ]*300))))-4E-06
Evaluating ... ...
Isc = 229.608687410473
STEP 3: Convert Result to Output's Unit
229.608687410473 Ampere --> No Conversion Required
229.608687410473 Ampere <-- Short Circuit Current in Solar cell
(Calculation completed in 00.000 seconds)
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Reverse Saturation Current given Maximum Power of Cell
Reverse Saturation Current = (Maximum Power Output of cell*((1+([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))/(([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power^2)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))))-Short Circuit Current in Solar cell
Short Circuit Current given Maximum Power of Cell
Short Circuit Current in Solar cell = (Maximum Power Output of cell*((1+([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))/(([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power^2)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))))-Reverse Saturation Current
Maximum power output of cell
Maximum Power Output of cell = ((([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power^2)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))/(1+([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin)))*(Short Circuit Current in Solar cell+Reverse Saturation Current)
Load current corresponding to Maximum power
Load Current in Solar cell = ((([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))/(1+([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin)))*(Short Circuit Current in Solar cell+Reverse Saturation Current)
Reverse Saturation Current given Load current at Maximum Power
Reverse Saturation Current = (Current at Maximum Power*((1+([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))/(([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))))-Short Circuit Current in Solar cell
Short Circuit Current given Load Current at Maximum Power
Short Circuit Current in Solar cell = (Current at Maximum Power*((1+([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))/(([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))))-Reverse Saturation Current
Short Circuit Current given Load Current and Reverse Saturation Current
Short Circuit Current in Solar cell = Load Current in Solar cell+(Reverse Saturation Current*(e^(([Charge-e]*Voltage in solar cell)/(Ideality Factor in Solar Cells*[BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))-1))
Reverse Saturation Current given Load Current and Short Circuit Current
Reverse Saturation Current = (Short Circuit Current in Solar cell-Load Current in Solar cell)/(e^(([Charge-e]*Voltage in solar cell)/(Ideality Factor in Solar Cells*[BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))-1)
Load Current in Solar cell = Short Circuit Current in Solar cell-(Reverse Saturation Current*(e^(([Charge-e]*Voltage in solar cell)/(Ideality Factor in Solar Cells*[BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))-1))
Reverse Saturation Current given Power of Photovoltaic Cell
Reverse Saturation Current = (Short Circuit Current in Solar cell-(Power of Photovoltaic cell/Voltage in solar cell))*(1/(e^(([Charge-e]*Voltage in solar cell)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))-1))
Short Circuit Current given Power of Photovoltaic Cell
Short Circuit Current in Solar cell = (Power of Photovoltaic cell/Voltage in solar cell)+(Reverse Saturation Current*(e^(([Charge-e]*Voltage in solar cell)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))-1))
Power of Photovoltaic cell
Power of Photovoltaic cell = (Short Circuit Current in Solar cell- (Reverse Saturation Current*(e^(([Charge-e]*Voltage in solar cell)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))-1)))*Voltage in solar cell
Open Circuit Voltage given Reverse Saturation Current
Open Circuit Voltage = (([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin)/[Charge-e])*(ln((Short Circuit Current in Solar cell/Reverse Saturation Current)+1))
Fill Factor of Solar Cell given Maximum Conversion Efficiency
Fill Factor of Solar Cell = (Maximum Conversion Efficiency*Flux Incident on Top Cover*Area of Solar Cell)/(Short Circuit Current in Solar cell*Open Circuit Voltage)
Short Circuit Current given Maximum Conversion Efficiency
Short Circuit Current in Solar cell = (Maximum Conversion Efficiency*Flux Incident on Top Cover*Area of Solar Cell)/(Fill Factor of Solar Cell*Open Circuit Voltage)
Short Circuit Current given Fill Factor of Cell
Short Circuit Current in Solar cell = (Current at Maximum Power*Voltage at Maximum Power)/(Open Circuit Voltage*Fill Factor of Solar Cell)
Fill Factor of Cell
Fill Factor of Solar Cell = (Current at Maximum Power*Voltage at Maximum Power)/(Short Circuit Current in Solar cell*Open Circuit Voltage)
Voltage given Fill Factor of Cell
Voltage at Maximum Power = (Fill Factor of Solar Cell*Short Circuit Current in Solar cell*Open Circuit Voltage)/Current at Maximum Power
Incident Solar Flux given Maximum Conversion Efficiency
Flux Incident on Top Cover = (Current at Maximum Power*Voltage at Maximum Power)/(Maximum Conversion Efficiency*Area of Solar Cell)
Maximum Conversion Efficiency
Maximum Conversion Efficiency = (Current at Maximum Power*Voltage at Maximum Power)/(Flux Incident on Top Cover*Area of Solar Cell)

## Short Circuit Current given Maximum Power of Cell Formula

Short Circuit Current in Solar cell = (Maximum Power Output of cell*((1+([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))/(([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power^2)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))))-Reverse Saturation Current
Isc = (Pm*((1+([Charge-e]*Vm)/([BoltZ]*T))/(([Charge-e]*Vm^2)/([BoltZ]*T))))-Io

## What is reverse saturation current in solar cell?

Physically, reverse saturation current is a measure of the "leakage" of carriers across the p-n junction in reverse bias. This leakage is a result of carrier recombination in the neutral regions on either side of the junction.

## How to Calculate Short Circuit Current given Maximum Power of Cell?

Short Circuit Current given Maximum Power of Cell calculator uses Short Circuit Current in Solar cell = (Maximum Power Output of cell*((1+([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))/(([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power^2)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))))-Reverse Saturation Current to calculate the Short Circuit Current in Solar cell, The Short Circuit Current given Maximum Power of Cell formula is defined as the current through the solar cell when the voltage across the solar cell is zero. Short Circuit Current in Solar cell is denoted by Isc symbol.

How to calculate Short Circuit Current given Maximum Power of Cell using this online calculator? To use this online calculator for Short Circuit Current given Maximum Power of Cell, enter Maximum Power Output of cell (Pm), Voltage at Maximum Power (Vm), Temperature in Kelvin (T) & Reverse Saturation Current (Io) and hit the calculate button. Here is how the Short Circuit Current given Maximum Power of Cell calculation can be explained with given input values -> 229.6087 = (100*((1+([Charge-e]*0.46)/([BoltZ]*300))/(([Charge-e]*0.46^2)/([BoltZ]*300))))-4E-06.

### FAQ

What is Short Circuit Current given Maximum Power of Cell?
The Short Circuit Current given Maximum Power of Cell formula is defined as the current through the solar cell when the voltage across the solar cell is zero and is represented as Isc = (Pm*((1+([Charge-e]*Vm)/([BoltZ]*T))/(([Charge-e]*Vm^2)/([BoltZ]*T))))-Io or Short Circuit Current in Solar cell = (Maximum Power Output of cell*((1+([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))/(([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power^2)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))))-Reverse Saturation Current. Maximum Power Output of cell is defined as the bias potential at which the solar cell outputs the maximum net power, Voltage at Maximum Power is the voltage at which maximum power occurs, Temperature in Kelvin is the temperature (degree or intensity of heat present in a substance or object) of a body or substance measured in Kelvin & Reverse Saturation Current is caused by the diffusion of minority carriers from the neutral regions to the depletion region in a semiconductor diode.
How to calculate Short Circuit Current given Maximum Power of Cell?
The Short Circuit Current given Maximum Power of Cell formula is defined as the current through the solar cell when the voltage across the solar cell is zero is calculated using Short Circuit Current in Solar cell = (Maximum Power Output of cell*((1+([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))/(([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power^2)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))))-Reverse Saturation Current. To calculate Short Circuit Current given Maximum Power of Cell, you need Maximum Power Output of cell (Pm), Voltage at Maximum Power (Vm), Temperature in Kelvin (T) & Reverse Saturation Current (Io). With our tool, you need to enter the respective value for Maximum Power Output of cell, Voltage at Maximum Power, Temperature in Kelvin & Reverse Saturation Current and hit the calculate button. You can also select the units (if any) for Input(s) and the Output as well.
How many ways are there to calculate Short Circuit Current in Solar cell?
In this formula, Short Circuit Current in Solar cell uses Maximum Power Output of cell, Voltage at Maximum Power, Temperature in Kelvin & Reverse Saturation Current. We can use 5 other way(s) to calculate the same, which is/are as follows -
• Short Circuit Current in Solar cell = (Current at Maximum Power*Voltage at Maximum Power)/(Open Circuit Voltage*Fill Factor of Solar Cell)
• Short Circuit Current in Solar cell = Load Current in Solar cell+(Reverse Saturation Current*(e^(([Charge-e]*Voltage in solar cell)/(Ideality Factor in Solar Cells*[BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))-1))
• Short Circuit Current in Solar cell = (Power of Photovoltaic cell/Voltage in solar cell)+(Reverse Saturation Current*(e^(([Charge-e]*Voltage in solar cell)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))-1))
• Short Circuit Current in Solar cell = (Current at Maximum Power*((1+([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))/(([Charge-e]*Voltage at Maximum Power)/([BoltZ]*Temperature in Kelvin))))-Reverse Saturation Current
• Short Circuit Current in Solar cell = (Maximum Conversion Efficiency*Flux Incident on Top Cover*Area of Solar Cell)/(Fill Factor of Solar Cell*Open Circuit Voltage)
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