Turkiye Bilimsel ve Teknolojik Arastirma Kurumu- TUBITAK
Photonic and Electronic Sensors Laboratory
Ataturk Bulvari 221
06100 - Ankara- Turkey
Description of organization
Marmara Research Center (MRC) is the top national research laboratory in Turkey. MRC established by Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) at 1972 in Kocaeli. TUBITAK MRC has 7 institutes and 982 employees focusing on industry oriented R&D activities including solar energy research in Materials Institute Solar Energy Technologies Research Laboratory. Laboratory utilizes distinctive deposition systems and equipments for the fabrication, development and characterization of photovoltaic cell and modules. Organisation of workshops and conferences about solar energy.
Lab activities: New silicon heterojunction device architectures, Improvement of light management in thinner wafers, improvement of low temperature screen printing pastes and post process, replacement of ITO with other TCO's, exploiting new cell architectures using wide band gap films, post annealing procedures integrated with topology optimization, interconnection technologies in solar modules, performance tests.