Armin Aberle

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Armin Aberle (born 13 December 1960) is an Australian-German semiconductor scientist and full professor at the National University of Singapore in the field of photovoltaics and solar energy, particularly thin film solar cells.[1]

Aberle was born in Hausach, Germany. In 1988 he attained his undergraduate degree in Physics from the University of Freiburg and in 1992 completed his PhD in Physics at the same University.[2]

He is currently working as Chief Executive Officer, Solar Energy Research Institute of Singapore (SERIS, since April 2012).

Armin has written one book and is the author or co-author of over 240 academic publications and patent applications.[2] Armin has also been involved in attaining over A$26 million in funding for photovoltaic research, including A$12.2 million to create an ARC Centre of Excellence in Photovoltaics and Photonics.

Awards received by Armin Aberle[edit]

  • 1992 Postdoctoral Humboldt Fellowship
  • 2002 Member of Editorial Board of the academic journal Progress in Photovoltaics
  • Marquis Who's Who in the World (19th, 22nd, 23rd Edition)
  • Marquis Who's Who in Science and Engineering (4th and 9th Edition)

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Up close with Professor Armin Aberle". EcoGeneration. Melbourne: Great Southern Press (61): 92. 2010-11. Retrieved 9 July 2014.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  2. ^ a b "Armin Aberle". IEEE Electron Devices Society. IEEE. Retrieved 9 July 2014.