Prof. Dr. Marko Topic
University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Prof. Marko Topic, Head of Laboratory of Photovoltaics and Optoelectronics of the University of Ljubljana in Slovenia, acts as the Chairman of the European Technology and Innovation Platform Photovoltaics (ETIP-PV) since 2016, previously as the Chairman of European Photovoltaic Technology Platform (2014-2016).
Prof. Topic has been the Chairman of the Slovenian Photovoltaic Technology Platform since 2006. He is a Full Professor at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering at the University of Ljubljana and he has a very broad research experience in Photovoltaics, Thin-film Semiconductor Materials, Electron Devices, Optoelectronics, Electronic Circuits, and Reliability Engineering. He is a member of the Slovenian Academy of Engineering and has received several prestigious awards, including the "Zoisova nagrada" in 2008 (the highest award of the Republic of Slovenia for Scientific and Research Achievements).