3rd International School co-organized by EUROSUNMED


The 3rd International School organized within the framwork of EUROSUNMED took place from 13 to 19 July 2016 in Erice (Sicily), Italy and 75 Master, PhD and Post-Doc fellows from all around the world attended the intensive 7-day-event. EUROSUNMED had sponsored the participation of 25 students directly involved in the project. Presentations by well-known researchers and scholars included topics such as global warming, conventional and sustainable technologies, solar energy conversion (PV and thermal), thermoelectric energy conversion, solar fuels, wind energy conversion, fuel cells, storage and vehicles. The School was a great opportunity for the participants learn from established experts and their peers - and to engage in networking activities. For more information, see here.

The event was co-organized by:


  • European Material Research Society (E-MRS)
  • European Physical Society (EPS)
  • Euro-Mediterranean Cooperation on Research & Training in Sun-based Renewable Energies (EuroSunMed)
  • Historical Museum of Physics and Study and Research Centre "Enrico Fermi" (Centro Fermi)
  • Italian Physical Society (SIF)
  • Materials Research Society (MRS)


Article published in the MRS bulletin - Volume 42 - November 2016 regarding EUROSUNMED mini-school "Teaching energy and sustainability: the Erice schools".