School of Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering


Christos Potamialis

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PhD Research Student

Christos is a PhD student at the Centre for Renewable Energy Systems Technology (CREST). He is in the Materials Photovoltaic group under the supervision of Dr. Jake Bowers. His research is based on new back contacts for Cadmium Telluride Solar cells. 

Christos obtained an MEng in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from University of Bradford. During his thesis he worked on Audio Frequency Pitch Detector Display’s.  

He obtained his MSc in “Renewable Energy Systems Technology” from Loughborough University, where his thesis was focused on Molybdenum Oxy-Nitride as a back contact buffer for Cadmium Telluride solar cells.