Michael Grätzel wins the Millennium Technology Grand Prize for dye sensitized solar cells

Michael Grätzel wins the Millennium Technology Grand Prize for dye sensitized solar cells

The Winner of the 2010 Millennium Technology Prize is Professor Michael Grätzel from Switzerland for his third generation, low cost, dye-sensitized solar cells. President of the Republic of Finland Tarja Halonen handed the EUR 800,000 Grand Prize and trophy to Professor Grätzel at the Grand Award Ceremony at the Finnish National Opera in Helsinki.

More information can be found at:
The Millennium Award website
EPFL press release
ChemPhysChem news item
The Institute of Chemical Sciences and Engineering (ISIC) at the EPFL

photo: EPFL

21/12/2012