Current Research Projects:

 

Investigation of c-Si PV cell ageing through digital signal and image processing

The project is co-funded by the European Union –European Regional Development Fund and National Resources (NSRF
2007-2013).

Principal Researcher: Dr E. Kaplani

Research Assistant: Mr A. Stathopoulos

 

Development of innovative nanotechnology-based sustainable solutions for energy efficient buildings (EFFICONS)

 The project is co-funded by the European Union –European Regional Development Fund and National Resources (NSRF 2007-2013).

 This is a LEAD ERA - FP7 project.

 Implementation Bodies: T.E.I. of Patras -Mechanical Engineering Dept. & TRIAINA S.A.

 

On-going research in the following topics:

Solar radiation prediction on an hourly and daily basis using statistical models and stochastic techniques

Optimal sizing of stand alone PV systems using stochastic techniques

Temperature profiles developed in PV modules during field operation

Dust effect on PV modules

BIPV performance studies

Hybrid PV+Wind systems with energy storage in hydrogen production (electrolyzer connected to fuel cell units)

Intelligent energy buildings

 

Past Research Projects:

CRISTAL - Control of renewable integrated systems targeting advanced landmarks

European Research Project - FP6

 

Development, design and integration of renewable energy systems into the building structures

 ARCHIMEDES research project funded by the Ministry of Education in Greece


 

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