SolarPV.TV Exclusive: Amazing PV progress – Marko Topic, EU PVSEC 2016 Conference General Chairman
In our Exclusive interview in partnership with EU PVSEC 2016, we speak to the Conference General Chairman, Marko Topic.
Prof. Marko Topič, Head of Laboratory of Photovoltaics and Optoelectronics of the University of Ljubljana in Slovenia, is appointed as EU PVSEC 2016 Conference General Chairman following nomination and voting process by the EU PVSEC ISAC – International Scientific Advisory Committee. Prof. Topič is Chairman of the new European Technology & Innovation Platform Photovoltaics, and has also been Chairman of the Slovenian Photovoltaic Technology Platform since 2006. He is a Full Professor at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering at the University of Ljubljana and an Affiliate Professor at the Colorado State University. Marko Topič has a very broad research experience in photovoltaics, thin-film semiconductor materials, electron devices, optoelectronics, electronic circuits, and reliability engineering. He is a member of the Slovenian Academy of Engineering and has received several prestigious awards, including the Zoisova nagrada 2008, the highest award of the Republic of Slovenia for Scientific and Research Achievements.