Andreas Zimmermann is a trained Mechanical Engineer and has got a Master Degree in Economics. He worked as Mechanical Engineer in several manufacturing companies (automotive, structural engineering) with focus on product design and quality management. Andreas Zimmermann has more than 20 years experience as technology entrepreneur an has 2006 established Sunplugged GmbH.
Slimane Ghodbane, male, PhD in Physics and Energy at the University of Josef Fourier – Grenoble, France (2007). He has been working on the deposition, optimisation and use of thin film semiconductors for the last 7 years. He was involved in several French, Austrian and European research projects since 2003. Experience in chemical vapour deposition techniques, surface modification, thin film characterisation and project management.
Daniel Huber, male, PhD in Applied Physics at University of Innsbruck, Austria (2008). He has worked in the field of thin film technology in several national and international research projects since 2004. Experience in plasma deposition processes, process characterisation, thin film characterisation, and project management. Daniel Huber is involved in the development of thin-film solar cells since 2009 and joined Sunplugged as R&D staff in 2011.
Christian Perfler is an electrical engineer and subject matter expert for photovoltaic module technologies with special focus on Building and device integration of Photovoltaics. Christian Perfler works since 2006 as development engineer in this field and has developed module technologies for crystalline silicon solar cells as well for novel solar cell technologies.