Advances in PhotoVoltaic Technology (AdPVTech) (TEP-983)

Coordinator: Dr. Eduardo F. Fernández (eduardo [punto] fernandez [arroba] ujaen [punto] es)

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The main objective of AdPVTech is the development, modeling and evaluation of photovoltaic technology. The group has a multidisciplinary and international character with the purpose of address and proposing technological solutions to the different challenges of photovoltaic energy.

The main research lines of the AdPVTech are:

  • Development and evaluation of new technologies
  • Photovoltaic concentration
  • Hybrid systems
  • Integration in buildings and rural areas
  • Photovoltaic cells, optical systems and heat transfer
  • New materials
  • Electrical modeling and energy evaluation
  • Hardware and software development to improve O&M
  • Economic evaluation of new technologies and systems