The idea is to switch the individual cell out of the series connected cells which is falling short of sunlight due to shade or dust. I just thought and getting this idea. An optical sensor which measures the light in the individual cell's area and trigger's FETS built inside the cell will also solve this problem.
As we unveil EE Times’ 2015 Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. Panelists Dan Armbrust (investment firm Silicon Catalyst), Andrew Kau (venture capital firm Walden International), and Stan Boland (successful serial entrepreneur, former CEO of Neul, Icera) join in the live debate.