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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....

Top reviews

AP

Dec 11, 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.

JL

May 15, 2021

If you are a beginner and want to learn about practical aspects of solar cells, this is the course. Well structure, paced and with clear goals. The lessons and exercises are clear and well-directed.

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By Krithiga S

Apr 25, 2019

This course enhances the knowledge of basics and different types of solar cells.

By Daniel R

Oct 9, 2020

Great initial course that allows to be stepping stone to solar cells as a whole

By HAMZA E A

Sep 3, 2020

excellent work , very qualified teachers , and the best approche on the course

By anjali j

Jul 27, 2020

Very interesting course, I wanted to learn it .

Well explained and taught.Thanks

By shardul u

Jun 4, 2020

basic concepts are covered well and future scope of the subject is also covered

By AUGUSTINE

May 28, 2020

For beginner level its very useful i appreciate Coursera to have such courses

By Tomás C d B

Nov 22, 2017

Excellent introduction, specially if you come from outside the energy industry.

By Md. A H

Aug 5, 2020

Thanks for giving me the opportunity to learn about the solar cell technology.

By Yehya A E A E N

Jun 25, 2020

great please if there is a second phase for the course please send me the link

By Vladimir

Nov 5, 2017

Very interesting for beginners who want to start learning about solar energy.

By AJAY S P

Jun 20, 2020

COURSE given great knowledge about solar cell thank you coursera and teacher

By BRUNO G C

Apr 2, 2018

Very well produced course, great framework and everything clearly explained.

By Houtan S

Aug 18, 2020

Good course. Highly recommended. I shall register for other courses by DTU.

By Yagya V

Dec 12, 2018

A very interesting and important course, considering the current situation.

By Swapnil Y G

Aug 18, 2018

Very good course for beginners to who wants to study and work in this area.

By Yuri K

Mar 20, 2018

I've enjoyed a lot and will for sure recommend it to any interested person.

By Deleted A

Oct 4, 2020

I'm from India ,This course is understandable as well as you will enjoy it

By Nezar

Oct 3, 2020

I wish to see more like this course in the field of electrical engineering

By Mohammad R

Apr 4, 2018

Very understandable and the best method that explain with materials.

Thanks

By Deleted A

Oct 11, 2017

Very good introductory course to solar cells and solar cells technologies.

By Steve G

Aug 17, 2021

Great pace! Solid explanation for non-chemistry nor science professional.

By Nick S

Jul 21, 2021

G​reat course. I learned something new and i think it was very well done.

By AHMET F K

Sep 29, 2020

Very well designed course! It is a very good introduction to the subject.

By Artur R

Feb 24, 2018

The course is very clear and interestingly run. It was a very nice time.