Renewable Energy & Advanced Power Electronics Research Lab
Affiliations and Collaborations
Center for Next Generation Photovoltaics
The U.S. National Science Foundation’s Center for Next Generation Photovoltaics is part of its Industry/University Cooperative Research Centers program. REAPER Lab’s director, Prof. Robert Balog, is a co-director of the center. CNGP’s vision is to establish photovoltaic energy as a major source of energy in the United States and worldwide. The Center’s members conduct a suite of research, educational, and professional activities.
Center for Solar Energy Research and Applications
The Center for Solar Energy Research and Applications (GÜNAM) is a multi-disciplinary center of excellence in the area of solar energy science and technology. With rich infrastructure and human capital, GÜNAM is Turkey’s leading and most comprehensive national center in solar energy technology development including photovoltaic, concentrating solar thermal, and cross-cutting technologies such as high performance buildings, smart grids, and smart cities.
Qatar Solar Energy
Texas A&M University
The Texas A&M Energy Institute supports new approaches to multi-disciplinary research, education, and external partnerships within all facets of the energy landscape. The Institute and the associated Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station connect engineering, sciences, technologies, economics, law, and policy decisions across the university’s colleges and departments.