Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd. has appointed Dr. Dengyuan Song chief technology officer. In this role, Song will oversee Yingli Green Energy's research and development initiatives, particularly the development of state-of-the-art and cost-competitive PV products as an integral part of the company's overall business strategies.
Song has more than 27 years of experience in the research and development of solar cells, silicon materials and semiconductor PV devices in both Australia and China, including nearly 10 years of research and development in silicon-based solar cells, polycrystalline silicon thin-film solar cells and third-generation solar cells at the ARC Photovoltaics Centre of Excellence at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) in Sydney, Australia.
Prior to joining UNSW, Song served as a professor at Hebei University in China, where his teaching and research covered a broad spectrum of topics, including solar cells, silicon materials, photoelectric devices and automation engineering. Song has published and presented over 150 papers in scientific and technical journals and at various PV industry conferences.
SOURCE: Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd.