International Workshop on Photovoltaic and Hydrogen Energy Technologies

Drs Mlungisi Nkosi and Christopher Mtshali attended the International Workshop on Photovoltaic and Hydrogen Energy Technologies which was held at the Nelson Mandela University, Port Elizabeth from 29 to 31 July 2019. Topics covered during the workshop were as follows: hydrogen technologies, materials characterizations, renewable energy prospects, innovation and manufacturing, etc. Dr Mtshali gave a talk on the preparation and characterization of Ti-Pd multilayer thin films for hydrogen storage application. The following institutions who are amongst international leaders in the field of photovoltaic and hydrogen energy technologies were represented: Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems (ISE), Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel and SkyLark Solutions, all from Germany.