Scientific / Technical Project Officer at
European Commission JRC-Joint Research Centre Ispra, Italy
Dr Tony Sample studied chemistry at University of Nottingham UK, where he obtained both a degree and PhD. He joined the JRC's European Solar Test Installation in 1998 as part of the PV Device Technology group overseeing long-term stability experiments of thin-film technologies. Since 2000 he has concentrated on PV module reliability, lifetime analysis and calibration services. He is a member of the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) Technical Committee 82 for Solar photovoltaic energy systems and he is the convenor of the CENELEC TC82 working group 2.