Conference organizers
Marina Freitag
School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, Newcastle University, UK, GB
Feng Gao
Linkoping University, SE
Sam Stranks
Cavendish Laboratory
University of Cambridge - UK, GB
Invited Speakers

Developing countries

nanoGe aims to give equal opportunities to participants who work for an institution whose country is listed as "Developing country" (see here) by offering reduced fee tickets.

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Group Registration

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Online Conference

The 13th International Conference on Hybrid and Organic Photovoltaics (HOPV21) took place online from the 24th to the 28th of May 2021.

Recent   research   progress  in   the   field   of   HOPV  is   marked   by  important breakthroughs   towards  their   use   for   a   sustainable   future.   Relentless   endeavours   helped   to   achieve   high   efficiencies   and  stabilities   with   perovskite   solar   cells,   organic   phototovoltaics   and   dye   sensitised   solar   cells  in  outdoor   and  indoor   environments.   Cross-disciplinary   fundamental   understanding   and   modelling  of   photophysical   processes,   as   well   as  improvements  in   manufacturing   solutions   for   mass  production   are   crucial  in   order   to   continue   the   drive   towards  lower   costs,   while   maintaining   high  levels   of   scientific   understanding.   This  is   traditionally   where   the   ongoing   front-end   research  is  presented.   Leading   experts  in   the   HOPV   field   come   together   from   academia   and  industry   and  will   be   gathered  in   an   “online”   format  in   order   to   discuss   novel   research,   concepts,   theory   and  developments  in   hybrid   photovoltaics.   Additional   perspective  is   offered   on   the   advantages,   the  current   trends  in   relation   to   different   materials   and   applications,   namely   halide   perovskites,  organic   materials,  light-absorbing   dyes,   quantum   dots,   tandem   /   multi-junction   solar   cells   and  solar-driven   catalysis. 

MAESTRO Workshop 24th May

This workshop is a showcase for research done by the European Training Network MAESTRO (MAking pErovskiteS TRuly explOitable) which will take place on Monday 24th of May from 12:00-16:00h CEST. Attendance at the workshop is free to all who register for HOPV21.



You can find all the information in the Maestro Perovskite Research Seminar 'tab'.


🏅 Best ePoster prize from ACS Energy Letters valued at 100€ (cash) is for: YoungWon Woo

🏅 Best ePoster prize from ACS Energy & Fuels valued at 100€ (cash) is for: Lingeswaran Arunagiri

🏅 Best ePoster prize from ACS Applied Energy Materials valued at 100€ (cash) is for:Giovanni Spinelli

🏅 2 Best ePoster prize from Edingurgh Instruments valued at 100€ (cash) each, is for: Fuxiang Ji and Yu-Husien Chiang

🏅 2 Best Oral Contribution prize from TCI Chemicals valued at 150€ (cash) each is for: Natalie Flores Díaz and Matteo Bonomo

🏅 Best Oral Contribution prize from MDPI Materials Journal valued at 150€ (cash) is for : Stefan Zeiske

Topics to be covered by the conference:
  • New Materials and Concepts for Photovoltaics Devices
  • Characterisation: Device Physics, Photophysics and Materials Properties
  • Stability of Devices and Materials
  • Modelling and Simulations
  • Devices: Single Junctions, Tandems and Solar Fuels
  • Applications: Modules, BIPV, IPV
How can I participate at the conference?


To register you should login with your nanoGe account and purchase your ticket at the 'Registration' tab.

Submit your work

Once you have registered you can submit your contribution in the ‘Abstract Submission’ tab. There are two types of Contributions:

  • Contributed Talk
  • ePoster

Following the publication of the program the Contributed Talk not accepted can be presented as an ePoster. Please read further information at the ‘Instructions for Authors’ tab.

Please check the submissions’ deadlines.

View the Conference

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In this tab you can watch the Live Conference, view the pre-recorded content of our Authors and access the ePoster platform.

You can also access to all the contents of the conference for two weeks after the end of the sessions.

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