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Ayodhya Tiwari

Ayodhya Tiwari

Chairman & CTO, FLISOM


Ayodhya Nath Tiwari is the head of the Photovoltaic Group at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich, Switzerland, and a Professor in the Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Loughborough University, UK. He has 25 years of R&D experience in solar cells based on different materials. His group holds the efficiency world record of flexible thin film solar cells on plastic foils since 1999. Ayodhya Tiwari has published more than 130 research papers and delivered numerous invited talks and co-chaired panel discussions on solar cells. He is on the advisory board of centres of excellence in PV, companies and editorial board member of a journal on solar cells. He is the co-founder, chairman and the CTO of FLISOM Company in Zurich.

FLISOM ( is a recently established company to transfer the research excellence in flexible thin film solar cells to cost-effective industrial production of unique solar modules with properties including very high efficiency, long term performance stability, lightweight and roll-ability to small radius of curvature. FLISOM team not only holds the credibility of word record efficiency device but also has won several awards on technology innovation, business and market strategy, potential for making high impact in future (details at (

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