Jaewon Oh, Ph.D.

Dr. Jaewon Oh
Electrical Engineering Technology
Assistant Professor
Smith 343


Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, Arizona State University
M.S. Alternative Energy Technology, Arizona State University
B.S. Electronics Engineering, Konkuk University

Research Interests

PV reliability
Solar cell and module characterization
Building integrated PV
PV system performance
Research webstite: pv.charlotte.edu

Selected Publications

A. Pavgi, J. Oh, and G. Tamizhmani, "Thermally Conductive Backsheets (TCB) of PV Modules: Positive impacts on performance, lifetime and LCOE," Energies, vol. 14, no. 5, 2021.
A. Sinha, H. Gopalakrishna, A. Subramaniyan, D. Jain, J. Oh, D. Jordan, and G. Tamizhmani, "Prediction of climate-specific degradation rate for photovoltaic encapsulant discoloration," IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics, vol. 10, no. 4, pp.1093-1101, 2020.
J. Oh, B. Rammohan, A. Pavgi, S. Tatapudi, G. Tamizhmani, G. Kelly, and M. Bolen, "Reduction of PV module temperature using thermally conductive backsheets," IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics, vol. 8, no. 5, pp. 1160-1167, 2018.
J. Oh, B. Dauksher, S. Bowden, G. Tamizhmani, P. Hacke, and J. D’Amico, "Further studies on the effect of SiNx refractive index and emitter sheet resistance on potential-induced degradation," IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics, vol. 7, pp. 437-443, 2017.
J. Oh, G. Tamizhmani, S. Bowden, and S. Garner, "Surface disruption method with flexible glass to prevent potential induced degradation of the shunting type in PV modules," IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics, vol. 7, pp. 62-67, 2017.
J. Oh, S. Bowden, and G. Tamizhmani, "Potential induced degradation (PID): Incomplete recovery of shunt resistance and quantum efficiency losses," IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics, vol. 5, pp. 1540-1548, 2015