Silicon Photovoltaic Technologies

Prof. Raşit Turan

Division Coordinator
ODTÜ-GÜNAM Silicon Photovoltaic Technologies (SiPV) is Türkiye’s leading research and development division in the field of silicon-based photovoltaic solar cell technologies. SiPV Technologies Division has various technical opportunities and a rich infrastructure, especially the Photovoltaic Pilot Production Line (GPVL), which is the most comprehensive facility in our country and the region for the production of industrial-size solar cells. PERC/PERT/PERL, IBC, SHJ, Bifacial, and TopCon are primary research areas that increase productivity and improve processes in cell technologies. Research on domestic metal paste production and copper electroplating is also conducted under the roof of the division.
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Latest news from SiPV

July 10, 2024

Opening Ceremony of METU Research Park

The Vice President of the Republic of Türkiye, Mr. Cevdet Yılmaz, officially opened METU Research Centers and Research Park on July 10. As part of the inauguration, Mr. Yilmaz also visited our booth in the Research Park and received information about the R&D activities conducted at ODTÜ-GÜNAM.

July 8, 2024

PV4Plants General Assembly in Ankara

The General Assembly of the Horizon Europe Project PV4Plants, of which ODTÜ-GÜNAM is one of the partners, is currently being hosted by ODTÜ-GÜNAM on July 8-9 at the Ayaslı Research Center on the Middle East Technical University Ankara Campus. Within the scope of the meeting, the project stakeholders also paid a visit to ODTÜ-GÜNAM’s AgriPV […]

June 30, 2024

NEXUS Project Partners at TandemPV Workshop

The partners of Horizon Europe project NEXUS, including ODTÜ-GÜNAM Silicon Photovoltaic Technologies Division Researcher Dr. Hisham Nasser, attended the “TandemPV Workshop: Bridging Silicon and Thin-Film Photovoltaics” held on June 25-27, 2024 in Amsterdam.