• Jan Sendler
    Jan Sendler
    ESR 1.1 Jan Sendler. PhD student at the University of Luxembourg Obtained a Physics diploma from the University of Mainz in 2012. In this work he analyzed data that was taken with the ATLAS-detector at the Large Hadron Collider at CERN in Switzerland. The topic of his Master Thesis was the determination of the differential Continue Reading
  • Eduard Garcia Llamas
    Eduard Garcia Llamas
    ESR1.2 Eduard Garcia Llamas PhD student at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid Graduated in Materials Engineering at Universidad Autònoma de Barcelona, he was awarded with a scholarship within the program Erasmus Mundus to perform a Master in Materials Science in France, Germany and Italy. He obtained experience in different research centers around Europe, like OCAS Continue Reading
  • Mirjana Dimitrievska
    Mirjana Dimitrievska
    ESR 1.3 Mirjana Dimitrievska is a PhD student at IREC. Mirjana Dimitrievska is a PhD student at the University of Barcelona, and is working as a PhD fellow at IREC. Her research is focused on vibrational and structural properties of kestererites, using Raman spectroscopy. She obtained her Bachelor degree in physics and her Master degree Continue Reading
  • Laura Elisa Valle Rios
    Laura Elisa Valle Rios
    ESR 1.4 Laura Elisa Valle Rios. PhD student at the Free University of Berlin She graduated in 2007 as a chemical engineer in the Technological Institute of Madero City, in Mexico. In 2011 she obtained a Master of Science in Engineering called “Materials and processes of suitable Energetics hosted” at the Tallinn University of Technology Continue Reading
  • Jose Marquez Prieto 2
    Jose Marquez Prieto
    ESR 2.1 Jose Marquez Prieto – PhD student at Northumbria University. Jose studied Chemistry at the University of Sevilla where he specialised in Chemical Engineering. In the frame of the Erasmus program, he studied one year in Erlangen, Germany, working in developing anodization processes of aluminium for commercial purposes. After finishing his Degree, he undertook Continue Reading
  • Yi REN
    Yi Ren
    ESR 2.2 Yi REN is a PhD student in Ångström Solar Center of Uppsala University His topic is to use sputtering based methods for the formation of CZTS absorber, which is used as the alternative material to CIGS based PV technology, and the chemical composition and band alignment of this material will be typically studied Continue Reading
  • Markus Neuschitzer
    Markus Neuschitzer
    ESR 2.3 Markus Neuschitzer PhD student at IREC. He obtained his Master’s degree in technical physics from the Graz University of Technology in 2012. During the master’s program he was abroad for one year studying in Grenoble, France, in the framework of an Erasmus student exchange program. While being there, he had the opportunity to Continue Reading
  • Tetiana Olar 2
    Tetiana Olar
    ERS 3.1 Tetiana Olar – PhD student at Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin A joint Master in Nanoscience was received at University of Basque Country, Spain and at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Ukraine. The multidisciplinary training was given in physics, chemistry, engineering and complementary subjects. The thesis was focused on glass transition phenomena in polystyrene thin Continue Reading
  • Stephan Haass 2
    Stephan Haass
    ESR 3.2-Stephan Haass – PhD student at EMPA. Stefan studied physics (Diplom) at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology and during his 12 month diploma thesis investigated the surface and grain boundary properties of CIGS in collaboration with ZSW, Stuttgart. Afterwards he worked at ULVAC, Japan 6 months on the development of thin film deposition equipment Continue Reading
  • Lisa Risch 2
    Lisa Risch
    ESR 4.1 Lisa Risch – PhD student at NEXCIS She obtained her Master degree in Physics from the Freie Universität Berlin in 2013. Within the framework of the Erasmus students exchange program she spent one year in Granada, Spain during her studies. Thanks to the collaboration between the Freie Universität and the Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin she Continue Reading
  • Stephan van Duren 2
    Stephan van Duren
    ESR 4.2 Stephan van Duren – PhD student at Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin At Utrecht University he received a bachelor degree in Physics. He gained interest in renewable energies and decided to obtain a Master in Energy Science. During this education he gained knowledge about the physical and chemical background of a wide range of renewable energies. Continue Reading
  • Dario Cozza
    Dario Cozza
    ESR 5.1 Dario Cozza PhD student at Aix-Marseille University Before joining the Kestecells Project he graduated in Electronics Engineering (Bachelor Degree) at the Polytechnics of Turin in Italy and after was awarded a Master of Science in  Microelectronics and Nanotechnologies for Integrated Systems (Polytechnics of Turin, INPG, EPFL) with a master thesis at the NASA Continue Reading
  • Rémi Aninat 2
    Rémi Aninat
    ER 6.1  Rémi Aninat – Abengoa Solar New Technologies. His background education is in physics, he obtained in 2008 a Masters degree in “Engineering of micro- and nano-technologies” from the University Joseph Fourier in Grenoble (France), completed in 2012 a PhD thesis in photovoltaics in the Northumbria University (Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK) entitled “ Study Continue Reading
  • Mariana Amuntencei 2
    Mariana Amuntencei
    ER 6.2 Mariana Amuntencei – NEXCIS Mariana is an electrochemist with an extended experience in laboratory, R&D and manufacturing environments. Her professional experience is mainly related to metal electrodeposition as well as metal recycling from industrial chemistries. Her technical interest is orientated towards improvement of industrial processes in microelectronics and solar fields. She holds a Continue Reading