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STAPP has been awarded a prestigious Research Excellence Award on 9th November 2016

As part of the UK-India Year of Education, Research & Innovation 2016, British Council and the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) are recognising the best international collaborations between higher education institutes of the two countries. The aim of these awards is to strengthen and support: a) student and faculty mobility, b) collaborative research and  c) […]

BBC Radio 4 interview with Prof Ralph Gottschalg

28/07/2014 Prof Ralph Gottschalg gave an interview to BBC Radio 4 discussing the benefits of photovoltaic systems on industrial buildings. In this context he mentioned that the installation of east-west facing systems would be extremely beneficial as it generates for longer times of the day and allows to pack more modules onto a roof without […]

STAPP student wins a Poster Award

27/02/2013 Dan Wu, a PhD student from CREST, Loughborough University, won an award at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) PV Module Reliability Workshop (PVMR) 2013. Her work is part of the RCUK funded project Stability and Performance of Photovoltaics (STAPP). The NREL PVMR 2013 was held in Golden, Colorado, US on 26th and 27th […]

Two awards for STAPP student from CREST

11/09/2012 Xiaofeng Wu, a PhD student from CREST, Loughborough University, won two awards at prestigious events supported by MEGS (Midlands Energy Graduate School).  His work is part of the RCUK funded project Stability and Performance of Photovoltaics (STAPP).  The poster entitled ‘Spatially-resolved Opto-Electro Characterisation of Encapsulated Photovoltaic Devices’ was awarded the prize of the best […]