Becquerel Prize for Outstanding Merits in Photovoltaics

Becquerel Prize 2024 - Nomination of Candidates until 13.5.2024

All members of the photovoltaics community are invited to nominate candidates for the 2024 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 (PDF)
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 her/his achievements (contributions to PV development, impact,
possibly patents, papers, ….).

Send by e-mail the four documents until Monday 13th of May 2024 (23:59, CET).
They will have to be sent to Ms. Karine Frossard at EPFL ( with copy to Prof. Christophe Ballif (

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 2024


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)