Call for Abstracts for the 2023 PVPMC Workshop – Due March 6, 2023 

Co-sponsored by Sandia National Laboratories, GroundWork Renewables and CFV Labs, this two-day workshop scheduled for May 9th and 10th in Salt Lake City, Utah, will examine the technical challenges and opportunities related to PV module and systems performance modeling. The workshop this year will have a single track and will cover topics from solar resource assessment, module characterization, PV performance modeling, advanced performance monitoring and fault detection.

Currently Accepting Abstracts (Due March 6, 2023)

We are soliciting presentation proposals from the community.  If you have modeling approaches, new data, or other interesting results to share please consider submitting a short abstract to present at the workshop.  The following is a list of possible sessions.  Final sessions will depend on topics submitted.

  • Solar resource assessment
  • Module characterization
  • PV performance modeling
  • Advanced performance monitoring and fault detection
  • Application of PV performance models to grid integration studies
  • Capacity testing/ Commissioning of power plants
  • Diagnosis of under-performing power plants

Please send short abstracts that include titleauthor listorganization name, and a brief technical description of the contribution to Joshua Stein (

Program information, agenda, logistical information and the registration link will be forthcoming.

Thank you and we look forward to seeing you live and in person in Salt Lake City this May!

Joshua S. Stein, Cameron Hunter, and Jim Crimmins