Solar Energy: Photovoltaic (PV) Energy Conversion
The principles behind the potential loss mechanisms in photovoltaic devices The semiconductor physics necessary to understand solar cell performance and engineering The optics and light management tools necessary for optimal solar cell design To model all aspects of a working solar cell, understanding the efficiency limits and design rules Audit learners can develop their skills and knowledge in relation to the above learning objectives by having access to the video lectures, a limited number of practice exercises and discussion forums. Verified learners are offered a number of study tools to demonstrate they have mastered the learning objectives. They will have access to all exercises: practice, graded and exam questions.
Arno Smets|Miro Zeman|René van Swaaij