Winton Scholar, Michael Price, was announced winner of the Shell Future Energy Challenge Poster Competition. The first prize of £250 was presented by Andy Brown, Shell Director of Upstream International, who gave the 2014 Shell Lecture ‘Deploying Gas Technology for a Sustainable Energy Future’ at St Catherine’s College on 22nd October 2014.
Michael presented results on the tremendous improvement in efficiency in recent years of Perovskite-based solar cells as well as how these materials can be made into lasers. These materials can be solution processed offering a route to low cost manufacturing.
Further details of the Shell event can be found on the energy @ Cambridge website via this link.