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Glossary

ENshort-circuit current 
(Symbol: ISC) (Unit: A)

electric current at the output terminals of a PV device at a particular temperature and irradiance when the device output voltage is equal to or close to zero

NOTE 1 See also IEV 195-05-18

a) short-circuit current under standard test conditions

(Symbol: ISC STC)

short-circuit electric current as measured under standard test conditions, STC

NOTE 2 See also "conditions/standard test conditions", 3.4.16e)


TC/SC:82Terms     Info     Publications
Published in:IEC 61836, ed. 2.0 (2007-12) Terms     Info
Reference number:3.4.80

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