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ROCA Francesco


Exchange of personnel, spreading of good practices, and training courses to new users, summer school

Short Bio

Francesco Roca   obtained  Degree in Physic (1983) from University of Salerno and its post-lauream specializzation in Physic of Radiation and Radioprotection at University of Bologna (1985), both with honors. His field of expertise ranges from interaction of ionizing/non ionizing radiation with organic and inorganic materials, growth  of  PV materials, realization and optimization of solar cells, mainly amorphous/crystalline silicon solar cells, characterization of PV devices and PV system,  development and characterization of CPV concentrator modules  & CPV system development and application of   PV smart modules with improved  functionality. Author and reviewer of scientific papers, chapters of books, project leader of several national/international project on PV,  member of Scientific Committee of EPVSEC.- European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition, Contract professor on Advanced PV Technologies @ Master on Photovoltaic Engineering.- Roma Tor Vergata University invited lecturer  at several  Ph.D courses. he is also involved in  the promotion of R&D activity in Solar Energy  and fostering access to existing infrastuctures and expertise and  personnel Exchange by way of   several initiative and by  leading the specific Workpackages of FP7-SOPHIA  and FP7-CHEETAH projects and by the   specific actions Sophi@webinar  and CHEETAH KEAP



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Upcoming Webinar


Past Webinar

Welcome and Introduction
Webinar: Defects in Crystalline and multi-crystalline Silicon Solar Cells

Webinar: Different BIPV perspectives (part I) : an European, a Non European, a researcher, an architect, the market outlook

Welcome & Introduction
Webinar: Different BIPV perspectives (part II) :landscape, building-integrated photovoltaics and performance modelling

Webinar: Short course on CPV-Concentrated Photovoltaics indoor/outdoor Characterization

Welcome and Introduction
Webinar: Short on line course on "Crystallization of Silicon"