Congratulations to Matthew Davies, Matt Carnie and Trystan Watson

By Justin Searle 28 March 2018

The PV group at SPECIFIC is delighted to report the recent and richly deserved promotion of Matt Carnie and Matthew Davies to Associate Professor and Dr Trystan Watson to Professor Watson!

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Inspiring the Younger Generation through Biodiversity, Journalism and more!

By Joanna Clarke, Building Integration Manager at SPECIFIC 15 March 2018

Engaging and enthusing young people in science, technology, engineering and mathematics

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Examining the stability of emerging PV technologies in Barcelona

By 8 March 2018

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Blogging the Active Office Build!

By Joanna Clarke (Building Integration Manager at SPECIFIC) 12 January 2018

A week-by-week update of the construction of the UK first Active Office

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Congrats to the PV group! 10 years and going strong...

By Justin Searle, SPECIFIC 21 December 2017

From humble begins to a world class research group

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Success at the Ser Solar Symposium

By Silvia Villarroya-Lidon 7 December 2017

The Sêr Solar/Sunrise Symposium was held at Bay Campus, Swansea University on 9th November 2017

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India/ UK Newton Workshop – Clean Energy for Rural Applications

By By Jenny Baker (SPECIFIC PV Team) 3 November 2017

By Jenny Baker (SPECIFIC PV Team)

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A European Tour in the name of Photovoltaics!

By Francesca De Rossi (from the PV team at SPECIFIC, Swansea University) 2 November 2017

Scientific Mission in Rome + International PV Summit in Malta

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Innovation at SPECIFIC

By Laura Penney 13 January 2017

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Pod Blog Update

By Joanna Morgan 14 March 2016

Pod architect Joanna Morgan gives an update on how the Pod is faring after it's move to the Bay Campus.

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1st SPECIFIC Electrochemistry Conference (1SEC) at Gregynog

By Becky Waldram 21 January 2016

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Science Taster Day Blog

By Joanna Morgan 27 October 2015

On Friday 23rd October we hosted a group of year 11 pupils for a day of activities that would introduce them to the world of SPECIFIC and the challenges we are addressing.

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Experiments in Einstein's Garden

By Becky Waldram and Tom Lewis 2 September 2015

The SPECIFIC team head off to the Green Man Festival! Find out more about their weekend in Einstein's Garden demonstrating in the Solar Shack.

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Blog: A Model Approach

By Sharon Bishop 20 July 2015

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Sêr Solar Conference Blog

By Katherine Hooper 22 June 2015

Find out about the recent Sêr Solar Conference: From Materials to Manufacture chaired by Professor James Durrant

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Cheltenham Science Festival 2015

By Becky Waldram 10 June 2015

The Materials Live! team demonstrate the science behind Back to the Future at the Cheltenham Science Festival.

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HOPV 2015 Rome

By Silvia Villarroya-Lidon 20 May 2015

The SPECIFIC PV team head to Rome to attend the HOPV 2015 conference

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Delivering Energy to Buildings in a Future UK

By Dr David Clarke, CEO of Energy Technologies Institute (ETI) 6 May 2015

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Royal Society of Chemistry, Corrosion Chemistry Faraday Discussion ( 13th – 15th April)

By Carol Glover 23 April 2015

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Batteries and Electrochemical Energy Devices STFC Early-careers Conference

By Carol Glover 30 March 2015

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Facility update

By Chris Weirman 24 March 2015

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Buildings as Power Stations - Pod Blog

By Joanna Morgan 16 February 2015

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The Wonders of Titanium Dioxide

By Katherine Hooper 2 February 2015

Katherine Hooper recently participated in the Swansea heats for Famelab. Here, she gives a great write up of her talk about the wonders of titanium dioxide!

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PV Review Meeting, 19th–20th November 2014, High Wycombe

By Katherine Hooper and Alexander Riches 9 December 2014

On the 19th-20th November the Swansea PV group ventured to High Wycombe to discuss our love of photovoltaics. This was a very special meeting because it was the first time we were joined by so many of the SPECIFIC PV family (Bangor, Bath, Cardiff, Loughborough, Glyndwr, and Imperial) thanks to a massive organisation effort from Cecile. And it was significantly further East than previous reviews!

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