Dr. Pietro P. Altermatt
Trinasolar , Changzhou, China
Pietro Altermatt is the Principal Scientist of Trina Solar in China. He has 30 years of experience in PV, ranging from rather basic research at UNSW in Sydney and ANU in Canberra, to joint projects between industry in Germany and the University of Hannover or ISFH, to scaling up manufacturing in China. Pietro’s main area of research has been developing physical models for the numerical simulation of Si solar cells. With such simulations, he designs road maps for near future, including what he is going to present now.