Solar Technologies go Hybrid
an initiative of Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Bildung und Kultus, Wissenschaft und Kunst




About SolTech

SolTech is an interdisciplinary project initiated by the Government of Bavaria to explore innovative concepts for converting solar energy into electricity and non-fossil fuels. SolTech complements research by chemists and physicists at five different Bavarian Universities and is funded with 50 million Euro.

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17 th of April 2018

Optical “Overtones” for Solar Cells

Energy Conversion - Analogous to a phenomenon known for music instruments when overtones of two different fundamental notes get into resonance, SolTech scientists from LMU Munich have found a new…» more


11 th of April 2018

ERC Grant for Prof. Dr. Frank Würthner (JMU Würzburg)

Frank Würthner has been awarded an Advanced Grant of the European Research Council worth EUR 2.5 million. He wants to use the money to push the conversion of solar energy to fuel. » more



7th SolTech Conference

7th SolTech Conference will take place in Würzburg, from 3rd to 5th October 2018 » more