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Advances in Photovoltaics

23rd March 2022

This one-day in-person meeting at the Institute of Physics provides a forum to help assess the current state of the art in solar cells. It brings together a list of distinguished invited speakers whose expertise covers the range of photovoltaic technologies.

Venue: Institute of Physics, 37 Caledonian Road, London N1 9BU.

Organised by the Ion and Plasma Surface Interactions Group and co-sponsored by the Energy Group and the EPSRC Supergen SuperSolar Network+.

First Announcement and call for submitted talks and posters



Invited Speakers

The Future of Thin Film Photovoltaics, Dr Gang Xiong, First Solar Inc.

Understanding nanoscale recombination and instabilities in halide perovskite photovoltaics, Dr Sam Stranks, University of Cambridge

Addressing climate change with perovskite-on-silicon; fast integration of a new technology, Dr Laura Miranda Perez, Oxford Photovoltaics

How hybrid organic inorganic perovskites can be enhanced through structuring, Dr Steven Hepplestone, University of Exeter

Metal halide perovskites: links between electronic transport, ion migration and microstructure, Professor Laura Herz, University of Oxford


Further 10 minute oral presentations and posters are invited. A title should be sent by Friday 21st January 2022 to:


Exhibition table-tops are also available – please contact


Help with Attendance and Childcare Costs:

A limited number of student bursaries to cover event attendance fees for UK based PhD students will be available on a first-come-first served basis.

The SuperSolar Childcare Fund is welcoming applications from participants at this event. SuperSolar can contribute to additional childcare costs for those presenting and attending.


Christopher Malins
01509 635250


Institute of Physics
76 Portland Place
London, W1N 4AA United Kingdom
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