Santa Clara University


Peter Borden

Borden, Peter

Dr. Peter Borden currently works on technology development with a number of established and start-up PV companies, and is Chairman of Wakonda, a thin-film start-up. Formerly, he was a technologist at Applied Materials, working on silicon and thin-film PV, and had led the group at Varian that set a number of records for cell and module efficiencies. He has a Ph.D. from Stanford in Applied Materials, SBs from MIT in Physics and EE, and over 100 publications and 30 patents.

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