Program

DAY 1: 29.09.2016            download full program

Session/Title

Speaker

Company

1: Opening

08:30

08:40

Welcome to Miyazaki and opening of 3rd bifiPV 2016

K Nishioka

Uni Miyazaki

2: Motivation        N Ishikawa

08:40

09:00

PV market 2016: room for innovations?

A Teppe

RCT

09:00

09:20

bifacial PV world 2016: summary of status

R Kopecek

ISC Konstanz

3: Systems and bankability -1    R Kopecek / A Teppe

09:20

09:40

Review of bifacial systems

J Libal

ISC Konstanz

09:40

09:55

Largest bifacial PV System and its technology

A Sinha

Sunpreme

09:55

10:10

1.25 MWp bifacial PV system in Japan

N Ishikawa

PVGS

10:10

10:25

Bifacial tracking system in snowy region

N Ishikawa

PVGS

 

20 min coffee break

 

 

3:  Systems and bankalility -2      R Kopecek / A Teppe

10:45

11:00

Monitoring of bifacial systems in different configurations

Y Veschetti 

CEA-INES

11:00

11:15

Bankability evaluation on Japanese PV system including bifacial application

T Ohigashi

RTS

11:15

11:30

Reduction of risk by choosing the right technical components

A Richer

Meyer Burger

11:30

11:50

Discussion of Session 3

 

70 min LUNCH

 

 

 

 

4: Solar cells and modules -1        N Ishikawa / I Romijn

13:00

13:20

Review on bifacial cells 

Y Veschetti 

CEA-INES

13:20

13:35

Industrial high efficiency N-type bifacial solar cell with selective back surface field (SBSF)

D Liu

Yingli

13:35

13:50

High efficient bifacial multicrystalline p-type cells in industrial pilot production

A Teppe

RCT

13:50

14:05

Opportunity and Challenge: >21% large-area n-type PERT bifacial solar cells in research and production

Y Chen

TRINA

14:05

14:20

SERIS bifacial photovoltaic module: advanced light management for superior front and rear side performance

K Y Sheng

SERIS

 

20 min coffee break

 

 

4: Solar cells and modules -2       N Ishikawa / I Romijn

14:40

15:00

Review on bifacial modules

I Romijn

ECN

15:00

15:15

PERC Bifacial PV: BiFi Cell, module, and system

A Hsu

NSP

15:15

15:30

Bifacial High-efficiency Panels based on First Solar´s “Tetrasun” Technology 

L Podlowski

First Solar

15:30

15:45

Heterojunction cells combined with smart wire bifacial modules

A Waltinger

Meyer Burger

15:45

16:00

315W 60-cell bifacial module using N-type mono cells with 21.5% efficiency manufactured on production scale equipment

A Hsu

REC

16:00

16:15

DSM materials application in  Bifacial modules light management 

M Mrcarica 

DSM

16:15

  16:35

Discussion of Session 4

20 min coffee

break

 

 

16:55

 

17:30

 

5: GROUP discussion about bifacial future  Y Veschetti

4 group brain storming led by the organizers: N Ishikawa, I Romijn, R Kopecek, Y Veschetti

17:30

closing of first day / info about dinner etc.

K Nishioka

    19:00 DINNER

DAY 2: 30.09.2016

Session/Title

Speaker

Company

6: Summary 

09:00

09:20

Summary of day 1 of bifiPV

R Kopecek

ISC Konstanz

7: Module/System Simulations-1    Y Veschetti / J Libal

09:20

09:40

Review on module and system simulations

B v Aken

ECN

09:40

09:55

Griddler 2.5: Full Area Bifacial Cell Design and Simulation for the Bifi PV Community

Y Sheng

SERIS

09:55

10:10

Module architecture optimization for bifacial applications

M Joanny

INES

10:10

10:25

Simulations of bifacial modules and systems

B v Aken

ECN

 

25 min coffee break

 

 

7:  Module/Systems Simulations -2      Y Veschetti  / J Libal

10:50

11:05

Data from moving bifacial PV-system

M Klenk

ZHAW

11:05

11:20

Simulations of bifacial systems

J Libal

ISC Konstanz

11:20

11:35

Bifacial power measurement and configuration sensitivity

C Deline

NREL

11:35

11:55

Discussion of session 7

 

80 min LUNCH

 

 

 

 

8: Measurements and Standardization    B v Aken / M Klenk    

13:15

13:35

Measurement of Bifacial PV devices;  IEC standardization

V Fakhfouri

Pasan

13:35

13:50

Potential-induced degradation of photovoltaic modules with n-type crystalline silicon bifacial cells

K Ohdaira

JAIST

13:50

14:05

Measurement procedure for bifacial PV devices

Y Hishikawa

AIST

14:05

14:20

Measurement concepts for bifacial PV-devices -- What is really required

K Ramspeck

h.a.l.m.

 

20 min coffee break

 

14:40

15:20

9: Round table: Standards  V Fakhfouri / K Ramspeck

REC

A Hsu

Yingli

D Liu

AIST

PVGS

Y Hishikawa

N Ishikawa

 

15:20

 

15:30

 

bifiPV closing

 

K Nishioka