TECHNICAL PROGRAM



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Thursday, June 13th

8:30 - 9:00 AM
PLENARY - AREA 2: CHALCOGENIDE THIN FILM SOLAR CELLS
Chair/Organizer: Shubhra Bansal
Ballroom 2 (5th Fl)

8:30
The Promise and Challenges of CdTe PV
Matthew Reese. National Renewable Energy Laboratory
9:00 - 9:30 AM
PLENARY - AREA 9: POWER ELECTRONICS AND GRID INTEGRATION
Chair/Organizer: Adriana Luna
Ballroom 2 (5th Fl)

9:00
Grid Integration of Renewable Energy and Energy Storage
Xiaoyuan Fan. Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
9:30 - 10:00 AM
PLENARY - AREA 11: PV DEPLOYMENT, POLICY AND SUSTAINABILITY
Chair/Organizer: Arnulf Jager-Waldau
Ballroom 2 (5th Fl)

9:30
On the Role of Solar PV for the Energy-Industry Transition in the Americas
Christian Breyer. LUT University
10:00 - 10:30 AM
BREAK - BREAK: COFFEE BREAK/EXHIBITS
Ballroom 1 (5th Fl)
10:30 - 12:00 PM
ORALS - AREA 2: ABSORBER PREPARATION - CDTE FOCUS
Chair/Organizer: Chris Ferekides, Matthew Reese
Room 441

10:30
Arsenic Incorporation and Activation in MBE-grown CdTe for poly-CdTe PV Devices
Alexander Goldstone1, Ramesh Dhere1, Eric Colegrove2, Timothy Gessert1, Mowafak Al-jassim2, Sivalingam Sivananthan1. 1Sivananthan Laboratories Inc., Bolingbrook, IL, USA.2National Renewable Energy Lab, Golden, CO, USA

10:45
Antimony Chloride Treatments of CdTe-Based Solar Cells
Kevin D Dobson, Abigail L Sicher, Bin Du, Pradipta Roy Dip, Brian E McCandless, William N Shafarman. University of Delaware, Newark, DE, USA

11:00
Informing As-Activation in Polycrystalline CdTe Utilizing Single Crystal Model Systems
Andrea T. Mathew1, 2, Hongling Lott2, Eric Colegrove2, Matthew Young2, Colin A. Wolden1, Matthew O. Reese2. 1Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO, USA.2National Renewable Energy Lab, Golden, CO, USA

11:15
CdCl2 heat treatment of CdSexTe(1-x) absorbers: understanding it’s influence on Se local environment and microstrain
Niranjana Mohan Kumar1, Srisuda Rojsatien1, Arun K. M. Kanakkithodi3, Tao Zhou2, Zhonghou Cai2, Barry Lai2, Dan Mao4, Maria Chan2, Mariana Bertoni1. 1Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA.2Argonne National Lab, Lemont, IL, USA.3Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA.4First Solar, Perrysburg, OH, USA

11:30
Photoluminescence investigations of CdSeTe absorbers to determine how selenium concentration influences attainable voltages
Pascal Jundt1, Robert Arndt1, Christian Drost1, Sagar Baitule1, Olaf Zywitzki2, Thomas Modes2, Bettina SpActh1, Bastian Siepchen1. 1CTF Solar GmbH, Dresden, Germany.2Fraunhofer Institute for Organic Electronics, Electron Beam and Plasma Technology FEP, Dresden, Germany

11:45
Monocrystalline CdSexTe1-x/MgyCd1-yTe Double-Heterostructure Solar Cells Grown by Molecular Beam Epitaxy
Zheng Ju1, Xin Qi1, Xiaoyang Liu2, Tyler McCarthy1, Allison McMinn1, Razine Hossain1, Yong-Hang Zhang1. 1School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA.2Department of Physics, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA
ORALS - AREA 5: CHARACTERIZATION OF PHOTOVOLTAIC MODULES AND SYSTEMS
Chair/Organizer: Natasha Hjerrild, Bruce King
Room 447

10:30
Large scale daylight photoluminescence imaging of photovoltaic systems
Thorsten Trupke, Oliver Kunz, Juergen W. Weber, Hugh Gottlieb, Alexander Slade. University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

10:45
High-Accuracy Measurement of the Incidence Angle Modifier on PV Modules
Todd Karin, Murtaza Bath, Arthur Onno. PVEL, Member of Kiwa Group, Napa, CA, USA

11:00
Low-Current Diagnostic Metric for Photovoltaic Module Damage
Ryan M. Smith1, Dylan Colvin2, 3. 1Pordis LLC, Austin, TX, USA.2University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA.3Florida Solar Energy Center, Cocoa, FL, USA

11:15
PLatypus: Field Photoluminescence Imaging with Simple Hardware
Timothy J Silverman1, Nicole Luna1, Byron McDanold1, Josh Parker1, William B. Hobbs2. 1National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO, USA.2Southern Company, Birmingham, AL, USA

11:30
Outdoor Photoluminescence Imaging of Perovskite-Based Photovoltaic Devices
Felix Gayot, Zhiwen Zheng, Juergen W. Weber, Yan Zhu, Thorsten Trupke, Ziv Hameiri. The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

11:45
Quantitative Investigation of PID Using Infrared Thermography in Crystalline Silicon PV Module
Ravi Kumar, Rajesh Gupta. Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India
ORALS - AREA 6: ADVANCES IN PEROVSKITES, ORGANIC AND INTERFACIAL MATERIALS
Chair/Organizer: Sarah Wieghold, Zhaojian Xu
Room 443

10:30
Effect of Charge-Modulated Molecular Passivator on Methylammonium/Bromine-Free Inverted Perovskite Solar Cells
Dhruba B. KHadka, Yasuhiro Shirai, Masatoshi Yanagida, Kenjiro Miyano. Photovoltaics Materials Group, Global Research Center for Environment and Energy based on Nanomaterials Science (GREEN), National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Tsukuba, Japan

10:45
Best Student Presentation Award Finalist - Improving Efficiency and Stability of Perovskite Solar Cells Using Interface Passivation with 2D Perovskite Films
Shahriyar Safat Dipta, Ashraful Hossain Howlader, Walia Binte Tarique, Ashraf Uddin. University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

11:00
Radiation Hardness of Organic Solar Cells
YONGXI LI1, Karthik Kamaraj2, Bin Liu1, Stephen Forrest1. 1Departments of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA.2Department of Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

11:15
Understanding and exploiting interfacial interactions between phosphonic acid functional groups and co-evaporated perovskites
Thomas J. Feeney1, 2, Julian Petry2, Abderrezak Torche3, 4, Dirk Hauschild5, 6, 7, Benjamin Hacene1, Constantin Wansorra5, Alexander Diercks1, Michelle Ernst3, 4, Lothar Weinhardt5, 6, 7, Clemens Heske5, 6, 7, Ganna Gryn'ova3, 4, Ulrich W. Paetzold1, 2, Paul Fassl1, 2. 1Light Technology Institute, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Karlsruhe, Germany.2Institute of Microstructure Technology, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen, Germany.3Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies (HITS gGmbH), Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany.4Interdisciplinary Center for Scientific Computing (IWR), Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany.5Institute for Photon Science and Synchrotron Radiation (IPS), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen, Germany.6Institute for Chemical Technology and Polymer Chemistry (ITCP), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Karlsruhe, Germany.7Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV, USA

11:30
Towards a Goal of Self-Assembling Molecules as Hole Transport Layers for Perovskite-Silicon Tandem Solar Cells
Jann B Landgraf1, 2, 3, Yashika Gupta2, 3, Patricia S C Schulze2, Stefan W Glunz1, 2, 3, 4, Juliane Borchert1, 2, 3. 1Cluster of Excellence livMatS @ FIT - Freiburg Center for Interactive Materials and Bioinspired Technologies, Freiburg, Germany.2Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems (ISE), Freiburg, Germany.3Chair of Photovoltaic Energy Conversion, Department of Sustainable Systems Engineering (INATECH), University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany.4Freiburg Materials Research Center (FMF), Freiburg, Germany

11:45
Best Student Presentation Award Finalist - Improved Stability in Formamidinium Lead Iodide Perovskite Thin Films via Single Crystal Purification of Precursors
Connor J. Dolan1, Emma R. Yakel1, Shiwei Liu1, Ross A. Kerner2, Jack R. Palmer1, Hendrik M. Vossler1, Clark Han1, Sean P. Dunfield1, David P. Fenning1. 1University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA.2National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO, USA
ORALS - AREA 7: AGRIVOLTAIC, BIPV AND NOVEL APPLICATION AND INTEGRATION
Chair/Organizer: Timothy Siegler, Jonathan Bryan, Veronika Shabunko
Room 445

10:30
Developments for Novel Module Architecture for Lower CapEx and Improved Recyclability for c-Si PV Modules
Ryan J.E. Ruhle1, Larry Maple1, David Durney1, Steve Johnston2, Dana Kern2, Walajabad S. Sampath1. 1Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, USA.2National Renewable Energy Laboratories, Golden, CO, USA

10:45
Field Characterization of Vertical and Tilted Agrivoltaic Installations
Kamran Ali Khan Niazi1, Marta Victoria1, 2. 11Department of Mechanical and Production Engineering, iClimate, Aarhus University, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark.2Novo Nordisk Foundation CO2 Research Center, Aarhus, Denmark

11:00
Building integration and optimization of a solar electric-thermal energy cogeneration system
Siddharth Padmanabha1, Thalia Koutsougeras1, Tim Keegan1, Owen Harris1, Axel Nielsen1, Daniel Codd2, Jake Alter3, Matthew Escarra1. 1Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA.2University of San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA.3Bernhard LLC, New Orleans, LA, USA

11:15
How does Module Array Design Affect the Food-Energy Productivity of Agrivoltaic Systems?
Habeel Alam1, Muhammad Ashraful Alam2, Alona Armstrong3, Nauman Butt1. 1Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Lahore, Pakistan.2Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA.3Lancaster University, Lancaster, United Kingdom.4Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Lahore, Pakistan

11:30
UV stable thin-film down-converting polymer coating for sail-embedded PV power
Sergey Sarkisov1, Darayas Patel2, Alex Fedoseyev3. 1SSS Optical Technologies LLC, Huntsville, AL, USA.2Oakwood University, Huntsville, AL, USA.3Solestial Inc, Tempe, AZ, USA

11:45
Vertical building integrated bifacial modules with façade reflectors for enhanced winter yield
Anne Rikhof, Shweta Pal, Leonie Horst, Jelle Westerhof, Rebecca Saive. University of Twente, Enschede, Netherlands
ORALS - AREA 8: PV MATERIALS & COMPONENTS DEGRADATION
Chair/Organizer: Sona Ulicna, Olatz Arriaga Arruti
Ballroom 2 (5th Fl)

10:30
Diagnosis of PV cell passivation degradation resulting from hot-humid, high voltage potential aging
David Miller, Rachael Arnold, Ashley Gaulding, Peter Hacke, Steven Hayden, Steve Johnston, Katherine Jungjohann, John Mangum, Glenn Teeter, Kent Terwilliger, Weston Wall. National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO, USA

10:45
Interpreting Machine Learning Models for Correlating Bill-of-Materials with Solar Module Thermomechanical Durability
Xin Chen1, 3, Todd Karin2, Anubhav Jain1. 1Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA.2PVEL, Napa, CA, USA.3University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA

11:00
Sequential Accelerated Stress Testing Identifies Processing Defects in Bifacial Photovoltaic Module Packaging That Limit Durability
Dana B. Kern, Sona Ulicna, Kent Terwilliger, Jimmy Newkirk, Steve Johnston, Dennice Roberts, John S. Mangum, Dirk Jordan, Michael Kempe, Michael Owen-Bellini, Laura T. Schelhas. National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO, USA

11:15
Investigation of Electrical Conduction Degradation in Front Contact of Si Cells by Nanoelectrical Probe
C.-S. Jiang, E.A. Gaulding, S. Johnston, M.G. Deceglie, J.S. Mangum, G. Paul. National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO, USA

11:30
Best Student Presentation Award Finalist - Development of a Rapid Screening Protocol for Unencapsulated Silicon Architectures: High-Intensity UV Exposure of PERC and TOPCon
Mirra M. Rasmussen1, J. Diego Zubieta Sempertegui1, Jonah G. Gezelter1, Nicholas Moser-Mancewicz2, Kristopher O. Davis3, Mariana I. Bertoni2, Laura S. Bruckman1, Ina T. Martin1. 1Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA.2Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA.3University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA

11:45
Determining the Crosslinking and Degradation Reaction Kinetics in Photovoltaic Encapsulants Using Accelerated Aging
Kuan Liu1, David C. Miller2, Nick Bosco2, Reinhold H. Dauskardt1. 1Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA.2National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO, USA
ORALS - AREA 9: POWER CONVERTER DESIGN, MODELLING, AND CONTROL
Chair/Organizer: Xiaoyuan Fan, Andy Hoke
Room 420

10:30
Modeling, Identification, and Validation of Onboard Inverter Active Islanding Detection Methods
Nishant Bilakanti1, Dol Kunwar2, Wenzong Wang1, Yiwei Ma1, Charles Brewster1, Aminul Huque1. 1Electric Power Research Institute, Knoxville, TN, USA.2Clemson University, Clemson, SC, USA

10:45
Capabilities of Photovoltaic Solar and Battery Energy Storage Systems in Supporting the Power Grid
Robbie Sanderson, Marianne Rodgers. Wind Energy Institute of Canada, North Cape, PE, Canada

11:15
Testing Functional Capabilities of Commercial Grid Forming Inverters using a Power Hardware-in-the-Loop Setup
Javier Hernandez-Alvidrez, Rachid Darbali-Zamora, Jack David Flicker, Nicholas Gurule. Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM, USA

11:30
Four Port Solid-State Transformer fed Dual-Converter Topology for Utility-Scale PV Farms
Jalpa Thakkar1, Ghanshyamsinh Gohil2. 1SRICT-UPL University of Sustainable Technology, Ankleshwar, India.2Hitachi Energy, Raleigh, NC, USA

11:45
A Generic and Multifunctional Electromagnetic Transient Model for Grid-Following Inverters
Soham Chakraborty1, Jing Wang1, Rasel Mahmud1, Andy Hoke1, Brian Johnson 2, Romulo Goncalves Bainy2, Hangtian Lei2. 1National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO, USA.2University of Idaho, Moscow, ID, USA
12:00 - 1:30 PM
LUNCH - SOCIAL ACTIVITY: WOMEN IN PV LUNCH
Signature Room (5th Fl)
1:30 - 3:00 PM
ORALS - AREA 1: NEW MATERIALS & CONCEPTS
Chair/Organizer: Michael Nielsen, Pheobe Pearce
Room 445

1:30
Best Student Presentation Award Finalist - Scalable production of photovoltaic-grade WSe2 via tungsten selenization
Kathryn M. Neilson1, Sarallah Hamtaei2, 3, 4, Koosha Nassiri Nazif1, Joshua M. Carr5, Sepideh Rahimi6, Frederick Nitta1, 7, Guy Brammertz2, 3, 4, Jeffery L. Blackburn8, Joke Hadermann6, Krishna C. Saraswat1, 7, Obadiah G. Reid8, 9, Bart Vermang2, 3, 4, Alwin Daus1, 10, Eric Pop1, 7, 11. 1Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Stanford Univ., Stanford, CA, USA.2Hasselt Univ., imo-imomec, Martelarenlaan 42, Hasselt, Belgium.3Imec, imo-imomec, Thor Park 8320, Genk, Belgium.4EnergyVille, imo-imomec, Thor Park 8320, Genk, Belgium.5Univ. Colorado Boulder, Materials Science a Engineering Program, Boulder, CO, USA.6Univ. Antwerp, Electron Microscopy for Materials Science (EMAT), Antwerp, Belgium.7Dept. of Materials Science a Engineering, Stanford Univ., Stanford, CA, USA.8National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Chemistry and Nanoscience Center, Boulder, CO, USA.9University of Colorado Boulder, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Institute, Golden, CO, USA.10Sensors Laboratory, Dept. Microsystems Engineering (IMTEK), Univ. Freiburg, Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany.11Precourt Institute for Energy, Stanford Univ., Stanford, CA, USA

1:45
NaBiS2 as a next-generation photovoltaic absorber
Yi-Teng Huang1, 2, SeAin R. Kavanagh3, 4, 5, Marcello Righetto6, Marin Rusu7, Szymon J. Zelewski1, Samuel D. Stranks1, 8, Akshay Rao1, Laura M. Herz6, David O. Scanlon3, 5, Aron Walsh4, Robert L. Z. Hoye2. 1Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom.2Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom.3Department of Chemistry, University College London, London, United Kingdom.4Department of Materials, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom.5Thomas Young Centre, University College London, London, United Kingdom.6Department of Physics, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom.7Struktur und Dynamik von Energiematerialien, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin fA¼r Materialien und Energie, Berlin, United Kingdom.8Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

2:00
Improved efficiency in WSe2 solar cells using amorphous InOx heterocontacts
Shifan Wang1, Di Yan1, Jesus Ibarra Michel1, Alexander Corletto1, Ary Wibowo2, Ha Young Lee1, Sujeong Byun1, Sejeong Kim1, Sivacarendran Balendhran1, Kenneth B. Crozier1, Peter Sherrell3, Daniel MacDonald2, James Bullock1. 1Univeristy of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia.2the Australian National University, Canberra, Australia.3RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia

2:15
Fabrication of Multi-stacked GaSb/GaAs Quantum Rings in Thin-film Intermediate Band Solar Cells
Yusuke Oteki, Yoshitaka Okada. The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

2:30
p-i-n Betavoltaic Cells under Ni63 Irradiation: Quantifying Carrier Collection and Power Output
Mathieu de Lafontaine1, Robert F.H. Hunter1, Gavin Forcade1, John P.D. Cook1, Dominique Drouin2, Jacob J. Krich1, Karin Hinzer1, 2. 1SUNLAB - University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada.2UniversitAc de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, QC, Canada

2:45
Ultrathin Si for single and tandem applications through reciprocal space engineering and quasi-random patterning
Jeronimo Buencuerpo1, 2, Andrea Cattoni1, 2, StAcphane Collin1, 2, 3. 1Institut PhotovoltaAmque d'Ile-de-France (IPVF), Palaiseau, France.2Centre de Nanosciences et de Nanotechnologies (C2N), CNRS, UniversitAc Paris-Sud/Paris-Saclay, Palaiseau, France.3 Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italy
ORALS - AREA 3: SPACE SOLAR CELLS AND MODULES
Chair/Organizer: Carsten Baur, Lyndsey McMillon-Brown
Room 443

1:30
Electric Orbit Raising Radiation Induced Coverglass Darkening and Its Impact on III-V Multijunction Solar Cell Performance
Samuel Beyene1, Bao Hoang1, Catherine Keys1, Bradely Weaver2, Ani Khachatrain2. 1Maxar Space Systems, Palo alto, CA, USA.2U.S Naval Research Laboratory, Washington DC, DC, USA

1:45
Qualification and Production of IMM-β and Z4J+, Radiation Hard III-V Solar Cells
Zachary Bittner, Daniel Derkacs, Nate Miller, Frank Fencl, Janine Walker, Andrew Espenlaub, Tobias Burger, Ryan Hool, Albert Perry, Alex Haas, Dan Aiken, Ben Cho, Pravin Patel. SolAero by Rocket Lab, Albuquerque, NM, USA

2:00
Radiation-induced defect creation and healing in metal-halide perovskite semiconductors
Ahmad Kirmani. Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY, USA

2:15
Perovskite Solar Cells for Space: Assessment of Encapsulation under Proton Irradiation
Megh N Khanal1, 2, Vincent R Whiteside1, 2, Hadi Afshari1, Mritunjaya Parashar3, Mohin Sharma3, Giles E Eperon4, Yinghuan Kuang5, Sarallah Hamtaei5, Bart Vermang5, Bibhudutta Rout3, Ian R Sellers1, 2. 1Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, USA.2Department of Electrical Engineering, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA.3Department of Physics, University of North Texas, Denton, TX, USA.4Swift Solar, San Carlos, CA, USA.5IMEC, imo-imomec, Thin Film PV Tech, -partner in Solliance, Genk, Belgium

2:30
Radiation tolerant low cost tandem solar cells for space applications
Gavin Conibeer, Santosh Shrestha. University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

2:45
In-situ characterization tools for evaluating radiation tolerance and elemental migration in perovskites
Mohin Sharma1, Mritunjaya Parashar1, Darshpreet/Kaur Saini1, Todd/A Byers1, Charles/T Bowen1, Megh/N Khanal2, Vincent/R Whiteside3, Ahmad/R Kirmani4, Joseph/M Luther5, Ian/R Sellers2, Gary/A Glass1, Bibhudutta Rout1. 1University of North Texas, Denton, TX, USA.2University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA.3University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, USA.4Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY, USA.5National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO, USA
ORALS - AREA 4: PASSIVATED, CARRIER-SELECTIVE, AND HETEROJUNCTION CONTACTS PART 2
Chair/Organizer: Ujuwal Das, Stephanie Tomasulo
Room 420

1:30
Formation of Selective TOPCon Front Surface Field with Excellent Passivation For High-Efficiency Back-Junction Solar Cells
Sagnik Dasgupta1, Pradeep Padhamnath2, Wook-Jin Choi1, Young-Woo Ok1, Ajeet Rohatgi1. 1Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA.2AGH University of Krakow, Krakow, Poland

1:45
Pinhole Formation by Nucleated Phase Separation in TOPCon and POLO Solar Cells: Structural Dynamics and Optimization
Andrew M Diggs, Zachary Crawford, Adam Goga, Zitong Zhao , Gregely Zimanyi. University of California Davis, Davis, CA, USA

2:00
Best Student Presentation Award Finalist - UV-Stability of Industrial PERC, SHJ and TOPCon Solar Cells
Fabian Thome1, Pascal MeA1, Wolfram Kwapil1, 2, Florian Schindler1, Martin C. Schubert1. 1Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems (ISE), Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany.2Department of Sustainable Systems Engineering (INATECH), Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany

2:15
Ex-situ doping of polysilicon hole contacts via electron-beam boron evaporation
Yida Pan1, Di Kang2, Di Yan1, Jiali Wang2, Peiting Zheng3, Jie Yang3, Xinyu Zhang3, James Bullock1. 1University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia.2The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia.3Jinko Solar, Haining, China

2:30
Benefits of Reactive Silver Ink Metallization: More Than Just a Path to 90% Less Silver
Michael Martinez-Szewczyk1, Steven DiGregorio2, Owen Hildreth2, Mariana Bertoni1. 1Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA.2Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO, USA
ORALS - AREA 9: ANCILLARY SERVICES AND GRID SUPPORT FUNCTIONALITIES
Chair/Organizer: Xiaoyuan Fan, Rachid Darbali-Zamora
Room 441

1:30
Best Student Presentation Award Finalist - A Novel Asymmetric Distributed Voltage Regulation Scheme to Enhance the Utilization of Distributed Energy Resources
Madhura Sondharangalla, Dan Moldavan, Raja Ayyanar. Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA

2:00
Best Student Presentation Award Finalist - Load Coincidence Factors for Robust Optimal Power Flow in Radial Distribution Networks
Andrew Musgrave, Christine Chen. The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada

2:15
A Data-Driven Framework for Evaluating the Impacts of Advanced PV Inverter Control Functions
Joseph A. Azzolini, Matthew J. Reno. Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM, USA

2:30
Distributed Automatic Generation Control considering DPV using T&D Dynamic Co-simulation
Prasant Basnet1, Xin Fang1, Wenbo Wang2, Weijia Liu2. 1Mississippi State University, MISSISSIPPI STATE, MS, USA.2National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO, USA

2:45
Suppressing Post-Fault Active Power Transients in Grid-Forming Inverters
Ryan Elliott, Rachid Darbali-Zamora. Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM, USA
ORALS - AREA 10: SOLAR RESOURCE APPLICATIONS
Chair/Organizer: Adam Jensen, Javier Lopez-Lorente
Room 447

1:30
Best Student Presentation Award Finalist - Front and Rear Irradiance ratio in Bifacial Photovoltaic Systems
Luis Fernando Bustos-Marquez1, 2, Thunchanok Kaewnukultorn1, 2, Steven Hegedus1, 2. 1Institute of Energy Conversion, Newark, DE, USA.2University of Delaware, Newark, DE, USA

1:45
Best Student Presentation Award Finalist - Importance of Spectral Effects in Energy Yield Predictions for High Latitude Locations
Mandy R Lewis1, Victoria Jancowski1, Christopher E. Valdivia1, 2, Karin Hinzer1. 1SUNLAB, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada.2Enurgen, Ottawa, ON, Canada

2:00
Error in the yield forecast of c-Si systems due to spectral effects
Keith R. McIntosh, Malcolm D. Abbott, Ben A. Sudbury. PV Lighthouse, Coledale, Australia

2:15
A Practical Framework for 3D Shade Modeling: Addressing the Tradeoff Between Precision and Performance
Kurt Rhee, Jason Spokes. Terabase Energy, Berkeley, CA, USA

2:30
Equating reference cell and broadband pyranometer data
Josh Peterson1, Aron Habte2, Manajit Sengupta2, Afshin Andreas2. 1University of Oregon, Solar Radiation Monitoring Lab, Eugene, OR, USA.2NREL, Golden, CO, USA

2:45
Standardization of PV Reference Cells for Outdoor Measurements
Anton Driesse1, Aron Habte2, Manajit Sengupta2. 1PV Performance Labs, Freiburg, Germany.2National Renewable Energy Lab, Golden, CO, USA
ORALS - AREA 11: USER BEHAVIOR, EDUCATION IN INSTITUTES OF LEARNING, AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT
Chair/Organizer: Hope Wikoff, Izumi Kaizuka
Ballroom 2 (5th Fl)

This session focuses on increasing solar PV adoption through a two-pronged approach involving 1) user behavior, and 2) developing a skilled workforce for the solar PV industry through early engagement of students and workforce development.


1:30
Social Acceptance and Social Acceptability of Photovoltaic Powered Charging Station and New Associated Services
Amalie Alchami1, Nathalie Darene2, Manuela Sechilariu1, Fabrice Locment1. 1Avenues, Universite de Technologie de Compiegne, Compiegne, France.2Costech, Universite de Technologie de Compiegne, Compiegne, France

1:45
Riding the wave of floating photovoltaics: a public perception study in an urban context
Leonardo Micheli, Alice Zaghini, Fabio Bisegna. Department of Astronautical, Electrical and Energy Engineering (DIAEE), Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy

2:00
Challenges and strategies for establishing a rooftop photovoltaic system crowdsourced by students and employees at Aarhus University
Marta Victoria, Zhe Zhang, Gorm B. Andresen, Parisa Rahdan, Ebbe K. GActske. Department of Mechanical and Production Engineering, iClimate, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

2:15
Best Student Presentation Award Finalist - Proyecto Luz Verde UPRM: Project-Based-Learning Education on Power and Energy using Off-Grid PV Systems
Javier Moscoso1, Alexis Burgos1, Miguel De JesAos1, Diego VAizquez1, Leonardo Guadalupe2, Jan Otero1, Emmanuel GonzAilez1, A Olivieri1, Amarilys ValentAsn1, Eduardo Ortiz1. 1University of Puerto Rico at MayagA¼ez, MayagA¼ez, PR, Puerto Rico.2University of Puerto Rico at RAso Piedras, San Juan, PR, Puerto Rico

2:30
Best Student Presentation Award Finalist - Technoceconomic Analysis of Photovoltaic Systems for Promoting Clean and Affordable Energy in Vulnerable Communitie
Elizabeth A. Trader1, 2, Alejandro Aparcedo3, Thomas Wahl5, 6, Kelly A. Stevens7, Christopher T. Emrich6, 7, Zhihua Qu1, 2, Bo Tu1, 2, Siddiqur Rahman5, 6, Herbert Longenecker7, Kristopher Davis2, 3, 4, Mengjie Li2, 3. 1Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA.2Resilient, Intelligent and Sustainable Energy Systems Cluster, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA.3Florida Solar Energy Center, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA.4Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA.5Department of Civil, Environmental, and Construction Engineering, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA.6National Center for Integrated Coastal Research, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA.7School of Public Administration, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA

2:45
Best Practices for Renewable Energy Engagements and Consultations in Nunavut
Martha Lenio1, 2, Laura-Jeannie Gibbons3. 1High Latitude Energy Consulting, Iqaluit, NU, Canada.2The Arctic Renewables Society, Iqaluit, NU, Canada.3Nunavut Nukkiksautiit Corporation, Sanirajak, NU, Canada
3:00 - 3:30 PM
BREAK - BREAK: COFFEE BREAK/EXHIBITS
Ballroom 1 (5th Fl)
3:30 - 5:00 PM
POSTERS - AREA 2: CHALCOGENIDE THIN FILM SOLAR CELLS (click to view)
Chair/Organizer: Alex Goldstone, Giray Kartopu, Abudulimu Abasi
Poster 2
POSTERS - AREA 9: POWER ELECTRONICS AND GRID INTEGRATION (click to view)
Chair/Organizer: Rasel Mahmud, Javier Moscoso, Edgardo Desarden
Poster 3
POSTERS - AREA 11: PV DEPLOYMENT, POLICY AND SUSTAINABILITY (click to view)
Chair/Organizer: Georgia Kakoulaki, Brittany Smith, Gabriel Lopez
Poster 1
7:00 - 10:00 PM
SOCIAL ACTIVITY: THURSDAY NIGHT SOCIAL
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