Weber, Eicke

WeberProfessor Emeritus, Department of Materials Science and Engineering

210 Hearst Memorial Mining Building
UC Berkeley
Berkeley, CA 94720




Research Interests: 
New materials to improve photovoltaics (PV) solar cells 

1970     B.S. University of Cologne, West-Germany 

1973     M.S. University of Cologne, West-Germany 

1976     Ph.D. University of Cologne, West-Germany  

Professional Experience: 

1991-Present  Professor of Materials Science, University of California, Berkeley
1983-1991 Assistant, Associate Professor of Materials Science, University of California, Berkeley 
1987  Faculty Investigator, Center for Advanced Materials, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory 
1983-1987 Member of Technical Staff (part-time), Hewlett Packard Laboratories
1982-1983 Research Associate, University of Lund (Sweden)
1976-1982 Scientific Assistant, University of Cologne, West-Germany
1973-1976  Scientific Assistant, RWTH Aachen, West-Germany

Major Awards: 

Fellow, American Physical Society (APS), 2001

Visiting Professor, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan, 2000

Humboldt Senior US Scientist Award, 1994

Visiting Fellow, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia, 1994

Outstanding Performance Award, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, 1994

Visiting Professor, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, 1990

IBM Faculty Development Award, 1984

Prince Distinguished Lecturer, Arizona State University, Tempe, 1983

International Fellow, Institute for the Study of Defects in Solids, SUNY Albany, 1978-79