EU 2020

STARCELL will develop a cost effective material to substitute CRMs in PV technologies, based on earth abundant elements with very low toxicity.

Project: H2020-NMBP-03-2016-720907 / Coordination: IREC

This project has received funding from the European H2020 Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement no 720907. Sole responsibility lies with the authors and the European Commission is not responsible for any use that may be made of the information contained therein.

Timeframe STARCELL runs from 1 January 2017 - 31 December 2019

  • Irec
  • CEA
  • EMPA Materials Science & Technology
  • Uppsala Universitet
  • Imperial college London
  • HZB Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin
  • Martin-Luther Universität Halle-Wittenberg
  • Midsummer
  • Wirec Weee International Recycling
  • Ayesa
  • AIST National Institute of Advanced industrial science and technology
  • Duke University


  1. 24 month Project Meeting

    STARCELL consortium organized the 24 month Project Meeting during 13th-14th December 2018 at HZB in Berlin, Germany. READ MORE

  2. 9th European Kesterite Workshop

    STARCELL very actively participates in the last European Kesterite Workshop in Ghent, Belgium. READ MORE

  3. ICL Best Poster Award Winner at the MRS Fall Meeting in Boston!

    ICL won the Best Poster Award in the last MRS Fall Meeting in Boston, presenting a very relevant STARCELL work. READ MORE

  4. Invited Speakers in the ENGE 2018 Conference

    Two scientists from STARCELL will give invited conferences in the incoming prestigious 5th International Conference on Electronic Materials and Nanotechnology for Green Environment (ENGE 2018), November 11 to 14, 2018, Jeju, Korea. READ MORE