Porto City Hall distinguishes Adélio Mendes

The Porto City Hall (CMP) distinguished, on July 9, eight personalities linked to the University of Porto with the Municipal Medal of Merit - Gold Grade. Among the distinguished personalities stands out the name of Adelio Mendes which has been highlighted in terms of innovative technologies for electricity production. Distinguished in 2013 with an Advanced Research Grant awarded by the European Research Council (ERC), Adelio Mendes was one of the main drivers of two photovoltaic technologies that enable the direct conversion of sunlight into electricity.


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