Nanophotonics for ultra-thin crystalline silicon photovoltaics

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Wednesday 30 March 2016, by Ounsi El Daif, Valerie Depauw


  • 20 June - 24 June, Munich, Germany
    • European PV Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition
      • Ivan Gordon (imec) will give an oral presentation on June 21: "1-µm-thin Crystalline Silicon Solar Cells with Pseudo-Ordered Nanotextures" (3BO.6.4, 13h30).
      • Romain Champory (CNRS-INL) will present a poster: "Micro-patterned <111> silicon for thin-film solar cells"

Past, 2016

  • 5 June - 10 June, Portland, OR, United States
    • 43rd IEEE Photovoltaics Specialists Conference
      • Valerie Depauw (imec) will give an extended oral presentation on June 10, 10h30 in the "Surfaces and Light Trapping" session: "1-µm-thin Crystalline Silicon Solar Cells with Pseudo-Ordered Nanotextures".
  • April 3-7 2016, Brussels, Belgium

Past, 2015

  • 14 September - 18 September, Hamburg, Germany
    • EUPVSEC 2015: 30th European PV Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition.
      • EU PVSEC 2015 Student Awards Winners: 3BO.6.1 "Kelvin Probe Force Microscopy Study of Electric Field Homogeneity in Epitaxial Silicon Solar Cells Cross-Section under Illumination and Voltage Bias", Paul Narchi, TOTAL. Paper presented at the 30th EU PVSEC.
      • 2CO.1.4 Process Development for Heterojunction IBC Cells on Thin Silicon Foils Bonded to Glass, T. Bearda, imec. Paper presented at the 30th EU PVSEC.
      • 2CV.4.29 Photonic Nanostructures for Solar Cells: Comparison of Different Etching Techniques Regarding Their Impact on Lifetimes and Contacting C. Trompoukis and V. Depauw, imec. Poster presented at the 30th EU PVSEC.
      • General presentation of the project results, selected for the highlights of the conference : 3DO.13.4 When Nanophotonics Meet Thin Crystalline-Silicon Photovoltaics V. Depauw, imec. Slides presented at the 30th EU PVSEC
      • 3DV.2.14 Disordered photonic nanostructures for advanced light trapping in solar cells, C. Trompoukis, imec and I. Massiot, Chalmers. Poster presented at the 30th EU PVSEC.
      • 3DV.2.19 "A Fair Comparison between Periodic and Random Inverted Nano-Pyramid Structured Solar Cells", J. Müller, University of Namur. Poster presented at the 30th EU PVSEC.
  • 21 June - 25 June, Munich, Germany
    • CLEO 2015: Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics
      • Loïc Lalouat (CNRS-INL) gave a talk on "Absorption enhancement in monocrystalline Si thin films using pseudodisordered structures".

Past, 2014

  • July 2-4, Seoul, Korea,
    • NanoKorea 2014 symposium
      • Kidong Lee (Obducat) gave an invited talk, “Nanoimprint lithography: A tool for nanophotonics”.
  • 26 May - 30 May 2014, Lille, France,
    • E-MRS 2014 Spring Meeting
      • I. Cosme et al. (CNRS-LPICM): Lifetime assessment in Nano patterned crystalline silicon: from wafer to ultra-thin crystalline solar cells
  • 14 - 17 April 2014 in Brussels, Belgium
    • SPIE Photonics Europe
      • "Complex photonic crystals structure to enhance optical light trapping in thin film 2nd-generation solar cells", L. Lalouat (CNRS-INL), H. Ding, R. Peretti, G. Gomard, C. Seassal, E. Drouard (9140-4, on Monday 14 April)

Past, 2013

  • June 2013
    • EUPROMETA Graduate School, Glasgow, United Kingdom: invited talk of Alexander Dmitriev
    • 15th Anniversary International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks ICTON 2013, June 2013, Cartagena, Spain: invited talk of Alexander Dmitriev
  • 22-24 May 2013, Aix-en-Provence, France,
    • Photovoltaic Technical Conference, Thin Film and Advanced Silicon Solutions (PVTC 2012)
  • April 2013, Dubai, United Arab Emirates,
    • 4th International Conference of Metamaterials, Photonic Crystals and Plasmonic (Meta’13): invited talk of Alexander Dmitriev
  • 1-6 April 2013, Cargèse, France,
    • NextGen NanoPV - Nanotechnology for Next Generation High Efficiency Photovoltaics- Workshop & Spring School (NextGen NanoPV)
  • 25-27 March 2013, Hameln, Germany,
    • 3rd International Conference on Silicon Photovoltaics (SiliconPV). Imec was there.

Past, 2012

  • 12-14 December 2012, Chantilly, France,
    • Some partners were present at the "Journées Nationales du PhotoVoltaïque 2012" (JNPV 2012)

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