With the support of the PV4Plants project, of which ODTÜ-GÜNAM is a consortium partner, and the organization of our ODTÜ-GÜNAM Module Technologies Division, we organized the “AgroPV Workshop” on Thursday, September 7, 2023.
After the opening speech of Prof. Dr. Rasit Turan, ODTÜ-GÜNAM Chairman of the Board and Middle East Technical University Physics Department Faculty Member, Özal Emre Özdemir from Fraunhofer-Institut für Solare Energiesysteme ISE AgroPV Division, Laurens Bierens from Smart Farm Sensing B.V., ODTÜ-GÜNAM Emerging Photovoltaic and Test-Characterization Divisions Coordinator Assoc. Prof. Selcuk Yerci and ODTÜ-GÜNAM Module Technologies Division Coordinator Dr. Talat Ozden made their invited talks.
Within the scope of the workshop, the research fields related to the developments in AgroPV in the world, measurement systems, and farmer interfaces were presented.
At the workshop, which attracted great interest from public institutions, the private sector, and academia, information on the current status and preliminary results of the “Ayaş AgroPV” project, Turkey’s first solar-tracked AgroPV system, was also shared.