SUMMER PV TRAINING PROGRAM

The College of Nanoscale Science & Engineering, NEATEC Partners, and the Photovoltaic Manufacturing Consortium Present:

Summer PV Training Program

The College of Nanoscale Science & Engineering, with partners Northeast Advanced Technological Education Center (NEATEC), Hudson Valley Community College, the Photovoltaic Manufacturing Consortium and the Rochester Institute of Technology, would like to offer professors an opportunity to learn how to teach an in-depth, semester long education, demonstration, and training program for collegiate students in photovoltaics (PV).


The purpose of this program is to provide with simple terms and hands-on experiments a comprehensive education and training on the basic concepts and scientific principles of the technology of photovoltaic devices, panels, and systems.

Tentative Agenda:

  • Monday August 5, 2013 Introduction and Overview of PV & Solar Markets and Economics
  • Tuesday August 6, 2013 Light and Solar Radiation, Silicon Solar Cells and Thin Film Solar Cells 
  • Wednesday August 7, 2013 Lab Tools and Demo, Transparent Conducting Oxides for Solar Cells and Tours 
  • Thursday August 8, 2013 Case Study , Development and Arrays & Solar Cell Devices, PV Material Characterization and PV Systems: Data Monitoring
  • Friday August 9, 2013 Lab Tools and Demo and Demonstration of PV Experiments
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Join us on August 5, 2013 a week long intensive training process geared to teach educators the basic knowledge that they will then utilize in a collegiate classroom setting. Register today!

More Information
Date:
August 5, 2013 to August 9, 2013
Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm
Location: College of Nanoscale Science & Engineering | 251 Fuller Road Albany, NY 12203 | Directions
Register: Please register with Munzerin Uddin at muddin2@albany.edu by July 26
Cost: There is no cost to attend this event, but you must attend the full week-long session

Hotel Block
Hotel Name: Hilton Garden Inn
Block Dates: August 4, 2013 to August 8, 2013
Expiration Date: July 26, 2013
Address: 1389 Washington Avenue | Albany, NY 12206
Phone Number: 518-453-1300
Code: College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering