Scalable high-rate processes for the vapor phase deposition of perovskite-silicon tandem solar cells.


  • Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Light Technology Institute (LTI), Karlsruhe, Germany
  • Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie (HZB), Berlin, Germany
  • VON ARDENNE GmbH, Dresden, Germany
  • CreaPhys GmbH (now: M. Braun Inertgas-Systeme GmbH), Dresden, Germany

Grant number: 03EE1123D (BMWK)



Development of demonstrators for direct solar water splitting. More


  • Fraunhofer Institute for Solare Energy Systems (ISE), Freiburg, Germany
  • Technical University Illmenau, Illmenau Germany
  • Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
  • Technical University Munich, Garching, Germany
  • Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie (HZB), Berlin, Germany
  • Philipps University Marburg, Marburg, Germany
  • HQ Dielectics GmbH, Dornstadt, Germany
  • SEMPA Systems GmbH, Dresden, Germany
  • Plasmetrex GmbH, Berlin, Germany
  • AZUR Space Solar Power GmbH, Heilbronn, Germany
  • STR GmbH, Erlangen, Germany
  • CtA GmbH, Hückelhoven, Germany
  • Magenta Capital GmbH, Potsdam, Germany

Grant number: 03SF0619E (BMWK)



Enhancing security of supply, system performance, and yield through lifetime-relevant investigations of the stability of encapsulation of PV modules. 


  • Fraunhofer-Center for Silicon Photovoltaics (CSP), Halle, Germany
  • Sunset Energietechnik GmbH, Adelsdorf, Germany
  • PI Photovoltaik-Institut Berlin AG, Berlin, Germany
  • Hochschule Anhalt, Köthen, Germany

Grant number: 03EE1112A (BMWK)



Self-cleaning highly transparent sensor covers in autonomous vehicles based on interference laser patterning. More


  • Fraunhofer-Center for Silicon Photovoltaics (CSP), Halle, Germany
  • Technical University Dresden – LMO / Chair of Laser-based Manufacturing, Dresden, Germany
  • GBneuhaus GmbH, Neuhaus, Germany
  • Folienwerk Wolfen GmbH, Bitterfeld-Wolfen, Germany
  • Webasto Group, Stockdorf, Germany

Grant number: 03WIR2008E (BMBF)



Development and proof-of-concept study of high-power diode laser stacks with high pulse duty factor – key component fort he current and upcoming pulsed laser technology. More


  • Trumpf Laser GmbH, Germany
  • FINETECH GmbH & Co KG, Berlin, Germany
  • Ferdinand-Braun-Institut gGmbH, Leibniz-Institut für 
  • Höchstfrequenztechnik (FBH), Berlin, Germany

Grant number: 10199242 (Investitionsbank Berlin, IBB; co-funded by the European Union
in the European Regional Fund via the ProFIT Projekfinanzierung)