Session E6 : ABS

14:00 New Developments in BIPV: Technical Issues and Performance Analysis

Chair: Francesco Frontini, Swiss BiPV competence Center, Canobbio, Switzerland

The integration of BIPV adaptive flakes into the building envelope
  • Hydromorphic and PV layers
  • Geometry design and energy analysis
  • Façade integration

Enrico Sergio Mazzucchelli, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Organic photovoltaics as innovative design solutions for BIPV
  • Organic photovoltaics (OPV) offer choice of color, transparency and form
  • Printed PV as cost efficient next generation BIPV technology

David Müller, Merck KGaA, Germany

4th generation of PV technology for transparent building envelopes
  • Solar cell based on mixed organic-inorganic halide perovskite
  • Integration into glass façades

Fabio Giucastro, School of Architecture of Siracusa, Italy

Advanced technology and material compositions for BIPV
  • Aesthetical and technical solutions for new buildings and retrofits
  • New considerations for PV prices: comparing conventional with energy-efficient buildings

Matthias Schoft, Sunman, Shanghai, China

Performance of a BIPV curtain wall component
  • Installation on a south-west façade
  • Electrical performance

Jonathan Lehmann, KU Leuven, Belgium

Brief Presentations

BIPV materials science challenges and opportunities

Bjørn Petter Jelle, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway

15:30 Coffee Break