Becquerel Prize for Outstanding Merits in Photovoltaics

Becquerel Prize 2023 - Nomination of Candidates until 2.5.2023

All members of the photovoltaics community are invited to nominate candidates for the 2023 Becquerel prize.

Please accept the following basic rules:
• A person may not nominate him/herself.
• Members of the Becquerel Prize Committee cannot be nominated.
• The Prize cannot be shared nor given to an institution or team.
To nominate a candidate, please:
a) Fill the nomination form here
b) Prepare 3 documents:
1) A signed cover/support letter, which can also have multiple signatories,
containing an explanation why the person (s) who nominates someone
believes that she/he deserves to get the award.
2) A CV of the candidate.
3) A list of his achievements (contributions to PV development, impact,
possibly patents, papers, ….).

Send by e-mail the four documents until Tuesday 2nd of May 2023 (23:59, CET).
They will be collected on the behalf of Christophe Ballif by Ms. Karine Frossard at EPFL (

We thank you in advance for your contribution that will guarantee a high level of qualified candidates.
Yours sincerely,
Prof. Christophe Ballif - Chairman - Neuchâtel, Switzerland, February 2023


The Chairman of the Becquerel Committee is Prof. Christophe Ballif at EPFL and CSEM.
Should you need additional information, please don't hesitate to contact Ms. Karine Frossard at EPFL, Switzerland (karine.frossard (at)