This is an excerpt from EERE Network News, a weekly electronic newsletter.

June 23, 2004

University of Delaware Institute of Energy Conversion

The Institute of Energy Conversion at the University of Delaware is a multi-disciplinary laboratory devoted to research and development of thin-film photovoltaic cells. The institute's educational mission enables students to obtain degrees while working with professionals in solar cell research. The Institute of Energy Conversion uses its multidisciplinary approach to provide students with opportunities ranging from purely theoretical research to laboratory work geared toward practical applications. The institute is currently accepting nominations for the 2005 Karl W. Boer Solar Energy Medal of Merit.