Steve Jones

Senior Technician

Centre for Solar Energy Research, Glyndŵr University

  • 01745 535218
  • s.jones@glyndwr.ac.uk

Experience

Steve has been active in the research field of thin film semiconductors for 20+ years. He has worked on applications such as transparent conducting oxides (TCOs) and p/n junctions through to ultra-hard coatings. Some of the thin film materials studied have included zinc oxide, cadmium oxide, CdTe; all deposited by the metal organic chemical vapour deposition technique (MOCVD). He has experience of managing commercial projects and delivering custom designed thin film solutions from concept to demonstration coating.

Role in SOLCER

Steve's role as an Electrical Engineer is to install and commission the DC lighting at the Optic offices, Glyndwr. This will invlove installation of LED light fittings over 4 offices, DC cabling and distribution wiring and implementation of a suitable battery back-up supply from the PV wall.