Welcome to the KAUST Photovoltaics-Laboratory (KPV-LAB) webpage

The KPV-LAB is led by Stefaan De Wolf of the Material Science & Engineering Program at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST).

At KPV-LAB, we are dedicated to developing a realistic high-efficiency photovoltaic solution for hot climates. Our research efforts are focused on "Silicon Heterojunction Solar Cells", "Perovskite Solar Cells", and "Perovskite/Silicon Tandem Solar Cells".

The KPV-LAB has strong collaborations with respected academic researchers and industrial partners.



The KPV-LAB attracts qualified researchers from different countries across the world.
To be part of our multinational team, check out our vacancies​.


Latest News

20 February, 2020

Farewell lunch for Alessandro

KPV-LAB people met at lunch to say goodbye to Alessandro and welcome Francesco Furlan.

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23 January, 2020

KPV-LAB announces several internship projects for 2020 - Apply now!

KPV-LAB offers students the chance to conduct innovative research at KAUST. With research opportunities that span the breadth of the photovoltaics field, driven students with an insatiable curiosity and strong academic performance can gain unparalleled opportunities to pursue their research questions under the guidance and support of KPV-LAB members.

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16 December, 2019

New year lunch

KPV-LAB people gathered for new year lunch. Happy new year to everyone!

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