♦ 17 January 2019: New research involving University of Bath scientists, including our co-ordinator Professor Alison Walker, could lead to the design of new materials to help improve the performance of solar cells.
♦ 10 January 2019: Skanska, Saule Technologies commence revolutionary solar panels test: Saule Technologies is involved in a zero-energy buildings initiative in Warsaw by providing semi-transparent perovskite solar cells.
♦ 20 December 2018: Oxford PV has set a new certified world record for its perovskite based solar cell – 1 cm2 perovskite-silicon tandem solar cell has achieved a 28% conversion efficiency, certified by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory.
♦ 20 December 2018: We are happy to announce that two MAESTRO partners, Oxford PV and EPFL, are featured in the latest NREL Best Research-Cell Efficiencies chart! Oxford PV are leading in their category of Perovskite/Si tandem (monolithic) in the Emerging PV sector.
♦ 7 December 2018: Philippe Holzhey, MAESTRO PhD student at the University of Oxford, has contributed to an article published in Materials Today titled “A chain is as strong as its weakest link – Stability study of MAPbI3 under light and temperature”
♦ 19 November 2018: The second MAESTRO training event took place 12-16 November in Castellón, Spain, hosted by UJI
♦ 8 November 2018: The third MAESTRO training event will take place 11-15 February 2019 at NCSR Demokritos in Athens, Greece
♦ 3 October 2018: The first MAESTRO training event took place 25-28 September in Sion, Switzerland, hosted by EPFL
♦ 26 September 2018: Second training network event will take place in November at UJI in Castellón, Spain
♦ 24 May 2018: First training network event will take place in September at EPFL, Sion campus, in Switzerland
♦ 8 March 2018: The first ESR has been recruited by EPFL
♦ 8 March 2018: MAESTRO kick-off meeting took place in Bath on the 7th of November 2017