BackUniversity of Waterloo – Centre for Advanced Photovoltaic Devices and Systems
c/o Siva Sivoththaman, Director
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
200 University Avenue West
Phone: 519-888-4567 ext. 35319
Assets And Services
Supports synthesis of semiconductor base materials, nanotechnologies for PV, design and fabrication of advanced PV devices and modules, and testing and characterization of PV materials, devices and systems. solar power, photovoltaic R&D collaboration.
Silicon Crystal Growth; Non-planar Crystal Techniques; Semiconductor Material Improvement; Thin-film Semiconductor Materials; Semiconductor Nanostructures and Quantum Dots; Structural and Optical Properties; and Nano Photovoltaics.
Prototyping and design
Device Design: Design, modeling, and simulation of advanced PV devices with high performance and technology up-scalability. Photovoltaic Device Technology: Development of material-specific fabrication technologies, prototyping, and industry-scalable process sequences; Performance and stability characterization of PV devices.