Dr. Kazimierz Drabczyk

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Kazimierz Drabczyk Ph.D.

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Employment and positions

The Silesian University of Technology, Faculty of Automatic Control, Electronics and Computer Science: Ph.D. studies (1998-2003), assistant (2003- 2004), assistant profesor (2004-2007). From 2007 assistant profesor in the Photovoltaic Laboratory of the Institute of Metallurgy and Materials Science of the Polish Academy of Sciences.  

Scientific Career

Ph.D.:             The Silesian University of Technology, 2003 (with honour)
M.Sc.:             The Silesian University of Technology, 1998

Scientific achievements

89 papers, among them: 27 papers in refereed journals and periodicals (16 of them (abstracted) citetd by the Institute for Scientific Information in Philadephia), 51 presentations during conferences, 2 chapters in books, 1 book (monography).

The most relevant publications during last 5 years

  1. Grzesiak W., Mackow P., Maj T., Polak A., Klugmann-Radziemska E., Zawora S., Drabczyk K., Gulkowski S., Grzesiak P., " Innovative system for energy collection and management integrated within a photovoltaic module", Solar Energy, Volume 132 (2016), pp. 442-452

  2. Drabczyk K., Kulesza-Matlak G., Drygała A., Szindler M., Lipiński M., "Electroluminescence imaging for determining the influence of metallization parameters for solar cell metal contacts", Solar Energy, Volume 126, (2016), pp. 14-21

  3. Domaradzki J., Kaczmarek D., Drabczyk K., Panek P., "Investigations of electrical and optical properties of functional TCO thin ´Čülms", Materials Science-Poland, Volume: 33, Issue: 2 (2015), pp. 363-368

  4. Drabczyk K., Socha R. P., Skwarek A., "Copper deposition on screen printed electrical paths for solar cell application", Circuit World, Volume: 41, Issue: 3, (2015), pp. 98 - 101

  5. Drabczyk K., Domaradzki J., Panek P., Kaczmarek D., "Investigation of electrical performance of silicon solar cells with transparent counter electrode", Microelectronics International, Volume: 32, Issue: 3, (2015), pp. 149-151

  6. Drabczyk K., Socha R., Panek P., et al., "Electrodeposition of thin metallic layer for solar cell electrodes", Soldering & Surface Mount Technology, Volume: 26, Issue: 1, (2014) pp. 18-21

  7. Drabczyk K., Panek P., "Influence of screen printing parameters on the front metallic electrodes geometry of solar cells", Circuit World, Volume: 40, Issue: 1, (2014), pp. 23-26

  8. Drabczyk K., "Kontakty elektryczne krystalicznych krzemowych ogniw", Prace Instytutu Elektrotechniki, zeszyt 264, ISSN-0032-6216, (2014), pp. 41-49

  9. Drabczyk K., Panek P., ÔÇ×Silicon-based Solar Cells Characteristics and Production Processes", Wydawnictwo IMIM, (2012), str. 1-67, ISBN 978-83-60768-05-1

  10. Drabczyk K., Panek P., "A comparative study of EVA with and without thermal history for different lamination process parameters" Materials Science and Engineering B, 2012, 177,  pp. 1378-1383

  11. Panek P., Drabczyk K., Kulesza G., Zi─Öba P., ÔÇ×The Silicon Solar Cells with Laser Fired Back Contacts Obtained by Use of Nd:YAG and Ytterbium Fiber Lasers", Proc. of the 26th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference, Hamburg, Germany, 5-9 September 2011, (2011), pp. 1750-1752

  12. Swatowska B., Stapinski T., Drabczyk K., et al., "The role of antireflective coatings in silicon solar cells - the influence on their electrical parameters", Optica Applicata Volume: 41 Issue: 2, (2011) pp. 487-492


Research Projects

Projects from Ministry of Science and Higher Education

  1. Innovative flexible photovoltaic cover, The National Centre for Research and Development and The National Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management, ÔÇ×GEKON - Generator Koncepcji Ekologicznych", supervisor in IMMS of PAS, 2016-2018

  2. Isothermal and refrigeration photovoltaic car body,, Project No.  GEKON2/04/266475/6/2015, The National Centre for Research and Development and The National Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management, ÔÇ×GEKON - Generator Koncepcji Ekologicznych", main contractor, 2015-2017

  3. Investigation of influence of metal and semiconductor nanoparticles on optoelectronical properties of composit materials, Project NCN,  DEC-2012/05/B/ST8/00087, contractor, 2013-2016

  4. In-line processing of n+/p and p/p+ junction systems for cheap photovoltaic module production, POLNOR/199380/89/2014, main contractor, 2014 -2016

  5. Development and testing charging station based on solar cells for electric vehicles, Development Project No. NR10-0020-10/2011, main contractor, 2011-2013

  6. The Laser-fired Back Contacts for Crystalline Silicon Solar Cells, (Project No. N507 443734), IMIM PAN, contractor, 2008 - 2010

  7. Specjalne systemy fotowoltaiczne do zastosowania w Si┼éach Zbrojnych RP, projekt rozwojowy Nr OR00002108 w konsorcjum z Wojskowymi Zak┼éadami Techniki In┼╝ynieryjnej we Wroc┼éawiu i Wojskowymi Zak┼éadami ┼ü─ůczno┼Ťci nr 2 w Czernicy, IMIM PAN, main contractor, 2009 - 2011

  8. Designing and production of functional graded materials (Project No. PBZ-KBN 100/TO8-2003): Subject 1: Designing and technology elaboration of functionally graded materials for the application in fotonics and fuel cells, Task 2: Elaboration of technology of antireflection gradient coatings in silicon solar cells, IMMS PAS, contractor, 2004-2007


Common research within the scientific network

PV-TECH- Development of new technologies and research techniques for silicon solar cells, IMMS PAS, contractor, 2008


International projects

1.      Operational Programme Human Capital, co-financed by European Social Fund,  Dissemination of Polish and world achievements in photovoltaics in the education process at high level - II Edition - supranational component, (No. UDA-POKL. 04.02.00-00-006/09-00), IMMS PAS, contractor, 2011-2012


2.      Operational Programme Human Capital, co-financed by European Social Fund,  Dissemination of Polish and world achievements in photovoltaics in the education process at high level - II Edition  (No. UDA-POKL. 04.02.00-00-006/09-00), IMMS PAS, contractor, 2010-2011


3.      Nowa jako┼Ť─ç - kompleksowe wsparcie proces├│w restrukturyzacyjnych w Jabil Circuit Poland, (Projekt nr  WND-POKL.08.01.02-22-010/10realizowany w Jabil Circuit Poland , ul. Lotnicza 2, 82-500 Kwidzy┼ä. Projekt wsp├│┼éfinansowany ze ┼Ťrodk├│w Unii Europejskiej w ramach Europejskiego Funduszu Spo┼éecznego), main contractor,  2010 - 2011


4.      Operational Programme Human Capital, co-financed by European Social Fund,  Dissemination of Polish and world achievements in photovoltaics in the education process at high level (No. UDA-POKL.04.02.00-00-053/08-00), IMMS PAS, contractor, 2009-2010


Experience

  1. Poland, Odlewnie Polskie S.A., The industrial training, 2014-2015 (7 months)

  2. Poland, Jabil Circuit Poland, Research and training contract  ,  2010 - 2011 (1 month)

  3. France, Institut d'Electronique du Solide et des Syst├Ęmes, CNRS - Universite Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg, Research contract, 2008 (2 months)

 

Some shorter visits: 

  1. Norway, SINTEF, Research training, 2014, (1 week)

  2. NATO - Advanced Study Institute - Photovoltaic and Photoactive Materials, Sozopol, Bulgaria, 2001 (2 weeks) - training

 

Prizes and awards

2003 -  Ph.D. with honour
2004 - Prize from the Rector of the Silesian University of Technology (II degree prize)

Organisation of conferences and scientific events


Member of organising committee: 27-th International Conference and Exhibition IMAPS 2003 (2003)
PV-TECH Development of new technologies and research techniques for silicon solar cells, reporting meeting, Kozy, 2008
I Photovoltaic Polish Country Conference, 8 - 11 October 2009, Krynica-Zdr├│j
II Photovoltaic Polish Country Conference, 12 - 15 May 2011, Krynica-Zdr├│j
European Photovoltaics Summer School, 4 - 7 July 2012, Krakow, Poland


Membership in professional societie


Member of the Executive Council of the Polish Section of IMAPS (term 2015-2016)
Member of IMAPS International Microelectronics and Packaging Society and Education Foundation


Main scientific interest


Metal electrodes and silicon-metal contacts of solar cells.
Solar cell device physics and technology, diffusion processes, defect engineering in polycrystalline silicon, texturization. Renewable energy sources.