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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 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.


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 Nilton C L

Feb 13, 2020

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

By Alberto T

Sep 9, 2017

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

By Itha S K

Aug 9, 2020

Awesome course for the people for the who are interested in solar cells...

By Shreejit N

Apr 19, 2021

Excellent Course to understand about the basics of Solar Cell technology.


Sep 30, 2020

Most useful course i have learnt so many new things thanks for Coursera

By Krishnendu D

Aug 15, 2019

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

By Rakesh M N

Feb 6, 2021


By Vivek V

May 16, 2020

Very much informative course explanation is very good with examples

By Meghana G

Oct 8, 2017

it was good and conceptual with real life applications as examples

By Himanshu p

Jul 8, 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 4, 2018

Good information and not to hard things are introduced

By Venkata S J B

Mar 20, 2022

The course was good, but I expected more content.

By Trisha K

May 18, 2020

Very informative course on solar cell technology

By Rehan N

Jun 6, 2020

A very inspiring and informative Course. Thanks

By Mario G

Jun 6, 2020

I enjoyed this course and it was really useful.


Jun 5, 2020

very understandable with nice teaching faculty

By Islam Y

May 7, 2020

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


Aug 22, 2021

it worth to know about solar cells and energy


Aug 27, 2020

it very easy to understand in lecture videos

By Laura C

Jan 1, 2018

awesome. I really like the practice quizzes.

By Vikas R

Aug 5, 2021

A​ very good course on solar cells .

By Rony R

Jan 27, 2021

im happy with such an introduction

By Neha R

Sep 19, 2019

I loved the process of learning.