|Stanford University, PhD|
Bob Wieting has over 28 years in the photovoltaics industry with the majority focused on thin films. Bob joins Stion from Regenesis Power LLC, a provider of turnkey photovoltaic systems financed using power purchase agreements, where he served as the companyâ€™s CTO. He previously served as Director of Engineering at Shell Solar, where he led the technical team from R&D to megawatt-scale manufacturing of the worldâ€™s first fully qualified thin film CIS module. He also spent more than 20 years with Shellâ€™s predecessors Siemens Solar, PV Electric GmbH, and ARCO Solar, where he managed a variety of R&D and engineering initiatives developing a-Si, a-Si/Ge and CIS thin film PV devices. Bob holds his PhD in Physical Chemistry from Stanford University and a BA with Honors in Chemistry from the California Institute of Technology. He also holds 5 U.S. patents.