Stephan Großer


Dr. Stephan Großer | Team Manager Microstructure and Process Diagnostics

Main Research


  • Characterization and evaluation of effects in manufacturing processes in photovoltaics on the material structure
  • Localization, target preparation and material/cause analysis of defects and degradation mechanisms
  • Development of new methods for failure detection and quantification from meter to nanometer scale


Professional and Scientific Background


  • since 2011

    Research fellow and team leader at Fraunhofer CSP

  • 2009-2011

    Technologist for coating processes of solar cells at Sovello AG




  • 2008-2009 

    PostDoc at Centre for Research on Adaptive Nanostructures and Nanodevices, Trinity College Dublin

  • 2004-2008

    PhD at the Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg on »Growth and local electronic structure of ultra-thin NiO and CoO layers on a silver surface«.

  • 1999-2004 

    Diploma in physics - surface and interface physics at the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg




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