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Learner Reviews & Feedback for Introduction to solar cells by Technical University of Denmark (DTU)

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About the Course

How do solar cells work, why do we need, and how can we measure their efficiency? These are just some of the questions Introduction to solar cells tackles. Whether you are looking for general insight in this green technology or your ambition is to pursue a career in solar, “Introduction to Solar Cells” is an excellent starting point. The course is a tour through the fundamental disciplines including solar cell history, why we need solar energy, how solar cells produce power, and how they work. During the course we cover mono- and multi-crystalline solar cells, thin film solar cells, and new emerging technologies. The course includes hands-on exercises using virtual instruments, interviews with field experts, and a comprehensive collection of material on solar cells. At the end of the course you will have gained a fundamental understanding of the field. This will allow you to identify the most interesting or relevant aspects to be pursued in your future studies or in your professional career....

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Dec 12, 2017

Very concise and to the point. Stable and calm teaching. Was my first foray into renewable energy and absolutely loved it. The course instructor was brilliant and had a stable command over the topic.


Dec 27, 2019

This is the first coursera course I have taken and the first I have completed. It is an interesting topic and the format was great for getting an understanding of solar cell technology. good stuff.

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By sai v R

May 14, 2020

its really a great course for student who is even beginner to solar cell and its working topic ,thank you sir.

By Mohamed E

Aug 25, 2018

It is one of the most amazing courses in this field i am sure you will gain a lot of values through this course

By Zahra A A

Jul 01, 2020

interesting, good information and good teacher but it is not enough, you need to research to understand.

By Malin A

Dec 04, 2017

I very good introduction to the topic! Good quizes and a good mix of video and complementary text.

By Nilton C L

Feb 13, 2020

Excelente curso. Esta em avaliação a aquisição no futuro caso continue a me aprofundar.

By Alberto T

Sep 09, 2017

This is only one more step to my goals on the Sustainable Architecture career

By Krishnendu D

Aug 15, 2019

very good course to learn and building curiosity about the new topics

By Vivek V

May 16, 2020

Very much informative course explanation is very good with examples

By Gudivada S M

Oct 08, 2017

it was good and conceptual with real life applications as examples

By Himanshu p

Jul 08, 2020

Best guidelines through teacher.and best platform for new student

By Luna M B T

Aug 16, 2019

It was a bit complex for a beginner, but I learned a lot, thanks

By Raghavendra K R

Nov 20, 2017

I have learnt lot of things about solar cells.


By Patrick I

Jun 04, 2018

Good information and not to hard things are introduced

By Trisha K

May 18, 2020

Very informative course on solar cell technology

By Rehan N

Jun 06, 2020

A very inspiring and informative Course. Thanks

By Mario G

Jun 06, 2020

I enjoyed this course and it was really useful.


Jun 05, 2020

very understandable with nice teaching faculty

By isalm a y

May 07, 2020

it's a great choose to take a great step to pv

By Laura C

Jan 02, 2018

awesome. I really like the practice quizzes.

By Paidi N R

Sep 19, 2019

I loved the process of learning.


Jun 14, 2020

This course is very useful

By ahmed g a s

Oct 31, 2017

very good course

By snehal

Jun 18, 2020

Nice explained

By Jose A T B

Jul 21, 2020

Great course.

By Alwielland Q B

Jul 11, 2020

great course!