course: Photovoltaics

number:
141269
teaching methods:
lecture with integrated tutorials
responsible person:
Prof. Dr. Martin R. Hofmann
lecturer:
Dr.-Ing. Dietmar Borchert (extern)
language:
english
HWS:
2
CP:
3
offered in:
winter term

dates in winter term

  • kick-off meeting: Wednesday the 11.10.2017 from 13:30 in ID 03/471
  • start: Friday the 10.11.2017 from 14:30 in ID 03/471
  • lecture with integrated tutorials Fridays: from 14:30 to 17.00 o'clock in ID 03/471

Exam

Written exam on 19.02.2018

Duration: 90min
Exam registration: FlexNow
Begin: 12:30

Rooms :

ID 04/459: Die Hörsaalaufteilung wird vom Lehrstuhl bekannt gegeben

ID 04/471: Die Hörsaalaufteilung wird vom Lehrstuhl bekannt gegeben

goals

The students have acquired basic knowledge of photovoltaics and learned the fundamentals of solar cells and photovoltaic systems.

content

Content overview: - The sun as energy source - Basics of semiconductor physics - Operating principle of a solar cell - Solar cell materials - Production technologies - Cell concepts - Module technology - Grid connected systems - Stand-alone PV systems

requirements

none

recommended knowledge

basics about electronic materials and devices

miscellaneous

The lecture will be given from the 10th of November to the 22th of December.