UCy workshop on photovoltaic systems: good and bad options
The University of Cyprus and the Photovoltaic Technology Laboratory are organising an educational workshop on “Photovoltaic Systems: good and bad options”. The event will take place on Wednesday, May 6, at 6pm, at amphitheater B108, “Anastasios G. Leventis” building within the university campus in Aglantzia.
The workshop will be addressed by the Rector of the University of Cyprus, Prof. Constantinos Christofides, the Energy Regulator and member of the Cyprus Energy Regulatory Authority Kypros Kyprianides and the Head of Sector Programs at Cyprus Research Promotion Foundation Leonidas Antoniou.
Speeches will follow on “Definition of quality in photovoltaics”, by Dr. George Makrides, Quality Manager at the Photovoltaic Technology Laboratory, “Hidden risks in low-quality Photovoltaic Modules” by Alexander Phinikarides, Technical Manager at the Photovoltaic Technology Laboratory and a speech on “Contemporary methods of determining the quality of PV” by Dr.-Ing. Markus Schubert, Deputy Director at the Institute of Photovoltaics (ipv) of the University of Stuttgart.
After the speeches, a discussion with the audience will follow, which will be moderated by Prof. George Georghiou, Head of the Photovoltaic Technology Laboratory and interim Director of the FOSS Research Centre for Sustainable Energy of the University of Cyprus.
This event is co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund and by the Republic of Cyprus in the framework of the project ‘Reliable Assessment of Degradation in new thin-film photovoltaic technologies’. The event is also supported by Conercon Energy Solutions.
The event, which is open to the public, will be held in Greek and English and there will be simultaneous translation. For attendance call 22894460 (auto reply) by May 5. For other information, tel. 22894305 , 22894304