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Greg Smestad, Ph.D.

With more than 20 years of consulting experience in the field of solar energy, Dr. Smestad performs due diligence work and technical reviews for venture capital firms, government agencies, and companies.

Our clients have included:

Optoelectronics of Solar Cells
  • The research undertaken by Dr. Smestad in optoelectronics and in solar energy-related fields has resulted in several patents and numerous published papers.
  • His tutorial book, Optoelectronics of Solar Cells, is a unique addition to the literature.
  • He has been instrumental in bringing several products to the market, and can work effectively with funding agencies, institutions and companies.
  • For many years, Dr. Smestad taught graduate policy classes related to sustainable energy.
  • He is also available for training in technology and policy relating to solar cells and photovoltaics.

Dr. Smestad is currently available for consulting on a case-by-case basis. Fees are based on project parameters, time and materials. To inquire about our services and receive a preliminary price quote, please contact us by sending an email message to

Learn more about our Materials Science Consulting and Optoelectronics Consulting services.

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