Energy Conversion Devices’ Dr. Subhendu Guha Wins 2009 PVSEC Award for R&D on Solar Photovoltaics
Award honors individuals for outstanding contributions to the development of science and technology of photovoltaic solar energy conversion
Dr. Guha was announced the winner of the award on the opening day of the 18th International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference that took place in
“I’m honored to receive this award. It is personally gratifying, and I particularly appreciate the collaboration of my colleagues to carry out cutting-edge research to develop products that have great societal values,” said Dr. Guha.
Dr. Guha has written over 250 technical papers for publications in the field of semiconductors and holds more than 30 patents. In addition, he serves in many national and international photovoltaic committees, including the Advisory Board of National Center for Photovoltaic — the body responsible for directing and implementing the U.S. Department of Energy’s strategy in photovoltaic. His work has received recognition from the U.S. Department of Energy, Bright Lights Award, and the Discovery Magazine, Environment Category. He was also the recipient of World Technology award in 2005 in the Energy category.
About Energy Conversion Devices
Energy Conversion Devices, Inc. (ECD) (Nasdaq: ENER) is the leader in building integrated and commercial rooftop photovoltaics, one of the fastest growing segments of the solar power industry. The company manufactures and sells thin-film solar laminates that convert sunlight to energy using proprietary technology. ECD’s UNI-SOLAR(R) brand products are unique because of their flexibility, light weight, ease of installation, durability, and real-world efficiency. ECD also pioneers other alternative technologies, including a new type of nonvolatile digital memory technology that is significantly faster, less expensive, and ideal for use in a variety of applications including cell phones, digital cameras and personal computers. For more information, please visit www.ovonic.com.
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