35th European PV Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition

35th European PV Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition

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Brussels, Belgium

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Start Date
24 Sep 2018
End Date
28 Sep 2018
International / National
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Ⅰ. Introduction:

The EU PVSEC is the largest international Conference for Photovoltaic research, technologies and applications. It gathers the global PV community to present and discuss the latest developments and innovations in Photovoltaics, to network and to conduct business. It is the world renowned science-to-science and science-to-industry platform with a full and only focus on the global PV Solar Sector.

Ⅱ. Conference Topic:

1. Topic 1: New Materials and Concepts for Solar Cells and Modules

● Fundamental Material Studies
● New Materials and Concepts for Cells
● New Materials and Concepts for Modules

2. Topic 2: Wafer-Based Silicon Solar Cells and Materials Technology

● Silicon Feedstock, Crystallisation and Wafering
● Silicon Solar Cell Improvements
● Silicon Solar Cell Characterisation and Modelling
● Manufacturing Issues and Processing

3. Topic 3: Thin Film Solar Cells and Modules

● Silicon-based Thin Film and Silicon-Heterojunction Solar Cells and Modules
● CdTe, CIS and Related Ternary and Quaternary Thin Film Solar Cells and Modules
● Perovskites, Organic PV and hybrid devices

4. Topic 4: Solar Cells/ Assemblies/ Modules for Terrestrial Concentrator Systems and for Space Solar Generators

● III-V-based Multi-junction Solar Cells, Concentrator Solar Cells and Space Solar Cells
● Terrestrial Concentrator Systems
● Solar Generators for Space Missions

5. Topic 5: Operations, Performance and Reliability of Photovoltaics (from Cells to Systems)

● Operation of PV Systems and Plants
● Balance of System Components
● PV Modules
● Quality and Sustainability in Manufacturing and Recycling

6. Topic 6: PV Applications

● PV as Part of the Energy System
● PV in Architecture and as Building Material
● PV Applications Without a Centralised Grid

7. Topic 7: PV - A Major Electricity Source

● PV in the Electricity Markets
● PV Business Opportunities
● PV Globalisation, Policies and Administrative Issues

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