Wim Sinke

Wim Sinke is Principal Scientist and Program Manager Solar Energy at TNO Energy Transition, professor Photovoltaic Energy Conversion at the University of Amsterdam and visiting scientist/advisor at AMOLF in Amsterdam. He is also co-chair of the European Technology and Innovation Platform for Photovoltaics (ETIP PV) and co-chair of the Implementation Working Group (IWG) PV.

Wim Sinke has received several prestigious awards, including the Royal Dutch/Shell Prize for Sustainable Development and Energy in 1999 and the European Becquerel Prize for outstanding merits in photovoltaics in 2011. In 2015 he was appointed a Knight in the Order of the Netherlands Lion for his contributions to the development and promotion of solar energy.