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. 8th European Kesterite Workshop is launched!

    The eight edition of the European Kesterite Workshop, held in Barcelona during 8th to 10th November has started and we have two exciting and wonderful days to discuss about the last advancements in these materials! READ MORE

  2. Brainstorming Session on Kesterites

    A Brainstorming Session was organized on Wednesday 8th November 2017 at IREC, joining the Group Leaders attending the European Kesterite Workshop with the participation of several STARCELL members. READ MORE

  3. Pre-workshop Student Day

    The pre-workshop student day was successfully organized by IREC and supported by STARCELL! READ MORE

  4. First exciting day of the STARCELL 12 months Meeting

    The first day of the project Meeting in Barcelona has been very successful with the presentation of the most relevant results obtained so far in the last 6 months. READ MORE