SUNLAB student awarded Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarship

Congratulations to Patrick White, Master’s student at SUNLAB for being awarded the Alexander Graham Bell (AGB) Canada Graduate Scholarship – Master’s (CGS-M) AND a University of Ottawa Excellence Scholarship! The Canada Graduate Scholarships-Master’s (CGS M) Program helps to develop research skills and assist in the training of highly qualified personnel […]

SUNLAB at 100% renewable energy OREC event

OREC (Ontario Renewable Energy Co-op) in partnership with 1125 @ Carleton and Ottawa city councillor David Chernushenko invite you for an evening of possibility where we will hear from Mr. Neale F. Lunderville, Interim General Manager of Burlington Electric Department and board member of the Preservation Trust of Vermont, Vermont Long […]

SUNLAB student visiting CEA-INES this summer

Patrick White, MSc student at SUNLAB, has been invited for an exchange this summer (April 20th – August 8th) at the Commissariat à l’énergie atomique et aux énergies alternatives (CEA-INES) , an industry research laboratory in France. He will be analysing the effects of concentrating optics on cell efficiency. Building […]

Nomination for Best Student Paper Award at 42nd IEEE PVSC!

Congratulations to Pratibha Sharma, a PhD candidate at the SUNLAB, on her nomination as a finalist for the Best Student Paper Award at the 42nd IEEE Photovoltaics Specialists Conference (PVSC) to be held in New Orleans, in June 2015. Her presentation is entitled “Optimization of a four junction solar cell […]

SUNLAB is going to PVSC!

We are very happy to announce that all of the abstracts submitted by SUNLAB have been accepted for oral or poster presentation at the 42nd IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference PVSC taking place in June 14-19, 2015, in New Orleans. PVSC is one of the largest solar energy conferences in the […]


We are very happy to announce that all our abstracts submitted to the 11th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV-11) have been accepted! CPV-11 takes place this year in April 13-15th, 2015 in Aix-Bains, France. Here is a list of our abstracts: “Towards CPV systems using dilute nitride-containing 4-junction solar […]