Energy and Climate

R&D100 Award

MEPV Wins 2012 R&D100 Award

On June 20, 2012, in Energy, News, Photovoltaic, Renewable Energy, Solar

Sandia’s microsystems enabled photovoltaics, also known as “solar glitter,” captured a prestigious R&D 100 Award in this year’s contest. Microsystems enabled photovoltaics combine mature technology and tools currently used in microsystem production with groundbreaking advances in photovoltaic cell design. The cells are created using mature microdesign and microfabrication techniques, said Sandia researcher Vipin Gupta. The […]