Konarka Technologies is an innovator in developing and manufacturing breakthrough products that convert light to energy, providing a source of renewable power in a variety of form factors for commercial, industrial, government and consumer applications. Konarka is focused on the development and commercialization of photovoltaic cells that are lightweight, flexible and more versatile than previous generations of products.
Konarkas technical team includes Nobel Laureate Professor Alan Heeger (UC Santa Barbara), Dr. N. Serdar Sariciftci (Johannes Kepler University) and Dr. Michael Grätzel (Ecole Polytechnic Fédérale de Lausanne). Konarkas scientists have expertise in all related fields of technology development including photonics, photochemistry, physics, organic chemistry, materials science, polymers, and fluid mechanics.
The company is backed by leading investors including the leader in start-up venture capital that has invested $3 billion in over 150 high-tech companies. Konarka has over 200 years of industrial R&D experience and over 100 years of management experience.
Konarka has international offices in Lowell, Massachusetts, USA; Linz, Austria; and Zug, Switzerland. Click for contact information.