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.

Latest news from SiPV

September 22, 2023

Basic First Aid Training

On September 21-22, 2023, “Basic First Aid Training” was given to ODTÜ-GÜNAM researchers under the training of “Dönüşüm İş Sağlığı ve Güvenliği” officials. Our researchers received theoretical and practical information on basic first aid during the training. #firstaid #training #occupationalhealth #occupationalsafety

September 22, 2023

ODTÜ-GÜNAM Researchers at EU-PVSEC

We are at the conference of EU PVSEC, of which ODTÜ-GÜNAM is a cooperation partner, held in Lisbon this year. The conference, which is currently being held between September 18-22, 2023, has been attended by ODTÜ-GÜNAM Silicon Photovoltaic Technologies Division Coordinator Prof. Rasit Turan (METU Department of Physics), Lead Researcher Dr. Hisham Nasser, Assist. Prof. Veysel Unsur, Ph.D. and Researcher Berkay UYGUN from the same division, and Lead Researcher Dr. Sâlar H. Sedani from ODTÜ-GÜNAM Test and Characterization Technologies Division. During the conference, our researchers chaired a session, presented papers, and participated in several cooperation meetings. #photovoltaic #photovoltaics #conference #congress #expo #eupvsec #pvsec #collaboration #cooperation #session #presentation

September 15, 2023

Academic Entrepreneurs move forward with BIGG Labsout

“BIGG – LABSOUT”, which is the first and only program focusing on academic entrepreneurship among TÜBİTAK’s 1512 Entrepreneurship Support Programs (BİGG) and which has become eligible for support, is carried out in partnership with ODTÜ GÜNAM, ODTÜ MEMS, ODTÜ TEKNOKENT, ODTÜ TTO, SUNUM and TÜBİTAK MAM. According to the announcement made by TÜBİTAK within the scope of “BIGG – LABSOUT”, which is planned with a structure that will support academics at every stage in the process from the birth of innovative ideas to the achievement of commercial success, the 1512 Projects upper limit, including the projects whose application and evaluation…