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How to Split a Solar Cell Into Two
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How to Split a Solar Cell into Two
The power output of the cell is divided as you split it. So a 4W cell cut in half makes two 2W cells. The output voltage stays the same so using P=IV, the output current is half of the original cell.
How does this process effect the output current?
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