Where is the solar cell research community on the web?

Before the COVID-19 lockdown, I was working in a research laboratory on the development of novel materials for thin-film solar cells. At that time, my routine was going to the lab from Monday to Friday, analyzing the experiment results even on weekends, and writing the corresponding science manuscript. If you are in the academics or research area, you can even notice that interaction with the material science community was local, I mean in the same institute or the university. However,…

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Diario: ¿Cómo te ha ido durante la cuarentena?

Jamás imaginé un escenario como el que estoy viviendo en esta época (COVID-19), literalmente es el día en el que el mundo se paralizó. He leído un poco de historia sobre las pandemias que se han suscitado alrededor del mundo, con la intención de estar preparado para algún evento extraordinario. Si la humanidad sobrevivió aquellos días, estoy confiado que hoy podemos lograrlo. Sin embargo, todo evento tiene un costo, es cierto que se perdieron vidas y no quiero ni imaginar…

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Something that everybody can do during Coronavirus, “Social distancing”

During the second weekend of March 2020, the Mexican government announced downtime for school public systems and cancellation of massive events. The main reason is to prevent the spread of the new COVID-19 virus and the failure of the health system. We have as an advantage the experience of China, Italy, and Spain fighting against the new virus. In the following video, you can see How we can reduce the velocity of spread. It is a fact that someday we…

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