Professor James Durrant FRS

Former Sêr Cymru research chair in solar energy at Swansea University.

Professor James Durrant FRS, former Sêr Cymru research chair in solar energy at Swansea University leads ‘Sêr Solar’. With £7 million in funding, this is establishing a research cluster focused on the development of low cost, large area photovoltaic technologies. Based at SPECIFIC, with collaborations including his team at Imperial College London, the aim is a solar energy research centre delivering world-leading scientific research, growing a new printed solar manufacturing industry.