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CPV Consortium

Chairpersons' Message

Prof. Ignacio Antón (IES-UPM) and
Oscar de la Rubia (ISFOC)

It is our honor to invite you to participate in the 14th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV-14) to be held in Puertollano, Spain. In the last decades, Concentrator Photovoltaic technology has demonstrated its ability to be a “short cut” to market for new achievements or breakthroughs in the development of high efficiency solar cells, and CPV holds the records for the highest efficiencies ever achieved by any solar technology at the cell, module, and system levels. Field experiences not only show outstanding high performances, but also that CPV technology is highly reliable and comparable to standard PV. ...

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Register now for CPV-14

The online registration is open.
Register before February 22 to benefit from our discounted early bird fees.

Scientific Program

The first draft of the scientific program is now available online.

Go to the interactive Daily Program and click on the session titles to get details on all oral presentations and posters.

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Become a Sponsor of CPV-14

CPV-14 offers various sponsorship opportunities for any budget -> check out our packages or contact us directly.

Call for Papers

The abstract upload for CPV-14 is closed. Late submissions by mail will be considered until March 09.

CPV-14 Newsletter Subscription

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Welcome to CPV-14!

The 14th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV-14) is the premier technical conference in the areas of high- and low-concentration PV components, modules, and tracker-based PV systems. The conference brings together students, academics, technologists, and financiers to engage in discussion of state-of-the-art CPV components, trackers, and installations.


Full Paper Submission

All authors of accepted abstracts are now invited to submit their full paper for the conference proceedings. The proceedings will once again be published with AIP.

The full paper can be submitted here >>

Paper Template >>

Copyright Transfer Form

An AIP copyright transfer form can be downloaded here. One copyright transfer form must be filled out for each manuscript and a signed version has to be submitted online.

Please check with your company/institute as soon as possible whether you are allowed to sign the licence agreement!

And make sure:

  •     Title needs to be exactly the same as in paper PDF
  •     All authors and co-authors have to be listed
  •     Order of authors: same order as in paper PDF
  •     Add the editors: Marc Steiner, Ignacio Anton, Myles Steiner
  •     Add the conference title: CPV-14

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Dates and Deadlines

Submission of abstracts by: November 17, 2017
Notification of acceptance: January 19, 2018
Start of online registration: January 22, 2018
End of early bird discount: February 22, 2018
Deadline of full paper upload: April 13, 2018
CPV-14: April 16-18, 2018


CPV-14 Newsletter Subscription

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