Patent Number: 8,797,628

Title: Display with integrated photovoltaic device

Abstract: A display with a photovoltaic (PV) cells integrated as the front side and/or back side of the display is disclosed. Ambient light may reach a PV cell situated behind a display through fully or partially transmissive features within the display. Display-generated light may also reach a PV cell behind a display. A transmissive PV material situated in front of a display may collect both ambient light as well as display-generated light.

Inventors: Kothari; Manish (Cupertino, CA), Khazeni; Kasra (San Jose, CA)

Assignee: Qualcomm Memstechnologies, Inc.

International Classification: G02B 26/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/05/12018