Full professor in Universidad Politecnica de Madrid.
prof. Antonio Marti graduated in Physics in 1987 and got his Ph. D in 1992. He received one of the awards granted by Universidad Politecnica de Madrid to the best Ph. D Thesis and Young Best Researcher. Since 2007, he is Chair Prof. at the Universidad Politecnica de Madrid. His carrier has been devoted to photovoltaics and, more specifically to the study of its fundamentals. He has published more than 100 papers in peer-reviewed journals. In these works, together with his co-authors, he has studied, for example, the role of photon recycling in photovoltaic energy conversion, calculated the efficiency limits and proposed novel solar cells such as the intermediate band solar cell (together with Prof. Luque).