Creating a flexible photovoltaic fiber

Monthly Archives: August 2013

Progress on the fundamental research side

Ever since the very first meeting of our Solar Fiber team, we’ve been looking out for any developments in and and around photovoltaics in combination with textiles.  One of the first Institutes to come to our attention was the Justis-Liebig-Universität in Giessen, Germany.  Marina Toeters met Professor Dr. D. Schlettwein at a conference in Montecatini, […]

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Solar Fiber shortlisted for Launch Challenge

Our project has been shortlisted for the Launch Challenge!  Launch is a global initiative founded by NASA, USAID, the Department of State and NIKE, searching for visionaries and world-class ideas or technologies that show promise for making tangible impacts on society. Of course, we think that Solar Fiber fits this description, but we are are […]

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