03 May 2016
University of Swansea difused STEELPV results at the WCPC Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition
Abengoa Solar New Technologies and Fundación ITMA reported results of STEELPV project at the European PVSEC 31st conference
Abengoa Solar New Technologies (ASNT) and Fundación ITMA (ITMA) have participated, last 16 September, at the European PVSEC 31st conference in Hamburg. During the poster session, they presented the fabrication, at lab-scale level, of a SiOx multilayer deposited on the AISI 430 stainless steel selected in STEELPV project. This SiOx stack combine vacuum (PECVD) and non-vacuum processes.
Successful behavior of the SiOx stack in terms of surface roughness, adhesion, hardness, electrical insulation and chemical barrier was reported.