List of Awards

Date Awardee Title of Award Organization Thesis
Oct 14th, 2018 Kasumi Yasukawa Geothermal Special Achievement Award Geothermal Resources Council For her contributions to the use of geophysics in geothermal exploration. Her tireless support of geothermal development in Asia. And her selfless service to the Fukushima Renewable Energy Institute after the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster
Sept 28th, 2018 Tomihisa Tachibana
Katsuto Tanahashi
Toshimitsu Mochizuki
Katsuhiko Shirasawa
Hidetaka Takato
Poster Award 35th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition
Effect of Light Absorption from Rear Side in Bifacial Interdigitated-Back-Contact(IBC) Crystalline Silocon Solar Cell
Aug 9th, 2018 Keisuke Kobayashi(*)
*Technical Staff
TOCAT8 Poster Prize The 8th Tokyo Conference on Advanced Catalytic Science and Technology
Characterization of Pt/TiO2 catalyst for NO-CO-H2O reaction
June 12th, 2018 Taeko Semba(*)
Katsuhiko Shirasawa
Hidetaka Takato
other two researchers
Best Poster Award 7th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion
Corrosion of the Glass and Formation of Lead Compounds in the Metallization by High Temperature and High Humidity Test of Crystalline Silicon PV Module
Nov 13th, 2017 Kohei Saito Best Geothermal Energy Presentation of 2017 The Geothermal Resources Council Pressure Solution and Permeability Evolution in Fractured Granite at Elastic and Plastic Deformation Regimes
Feb 24th, 2015 Tadanori Tanahashi(*)
Katsuhiko Shirasawa
Hidetaka Takato
other three researchers
*Espec Corp.
Poster Award NREL Photovoltaic Reliability Workshop In-situ AC Impedance Measurement in c-Si PV Modules during Rapid Thermal Cycling Test.
Dec 4th, 2014 Tetsuo Fukuda JRSC Special Appreciation Award
(JRSC: SEMI Japan Regional Standards Committee)
Semiconductor Equipments
and Materials International
For outstanding achievement in the advancement of SEMI International Standards on the measurement method of cell cracks in a photovoltaic module by laser scanning technique.
Sept 25th, 2014
Tetsuya Kaneko(*)
Michio Kondo
other three reseachers
*Fukushima University
Best Visual Presentation Award European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition
Fabrication of Interdigitated Back Contact Silicon Heterojunction Solar Cells by Inkjet Patterning.
Nov 16th, 2014 Jun Hashimoto
Kenji Otani
other three reseacher
Best Paper Award The International Conference on Electrical Engineering
Performance of Grid-connected Conventional Flat-plate and Concentrator Photovoltaic Systems in Japan