Bengt Jäckel


Dr. Bengt Jäckel, Team Manager Lifetime and Environmental Simulation

Main Research

  • Simulation and modelling of the behavior of solar modules and systems
  • Development of accelerated ageing methods for service life assessment
  • Quality assurance of systems and components
  • Applied measurement technology
  • Standardization


Scientific and Professional Background


  • since 2018

    Team Leader Module and System Reliability at Fraunhofer Center for Silicon Photovoltaics CSP

  • 2012-2018

    Principle Engineer (PE) for Photovoltaics and Standardization, UL International Germany GmbH, Neu-Isenburg

  • 2007-2012

    Director »Testing & Certification« at module technology department at Q-Cells SE, Bitterfeld-Wolfen




  • 2005-2007

    Postdoc in chemistry at Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado/ USA, majoring in chemistry: »Preparation and characterization of metal/organic interfaces with surface sensitive techniques«

  • 2002-2005

    PhD on »Van der Waals Interfaces on Silicon (111) - Atomic Structure and Electronic Properties«, TU Darmstadt, Surface Research

  • 2001

    Diploma thesis on »Photo-electron emission microscopy (PEEM) at semiconductor interfaces«, TU Darmstadt, Surface Research

  • 1996-2001

    Material Sciences studies, TU Darmstadt




List of Publications