Stephan Abermann

Board Member

Stephan Abermann is Head of Competence Unit "Photovoltaic Systems" at AIT, Center for Energy. He studied "Materials Science" at the University of Leoben and obtained his doctorate in "Electrical Engineering & Information Technology" at the Vienna University of Technology. In addition, he successfully completed the master's program "Building Science and Technology" at the Vienna University of Technology. Since 2019 he is a professional representative before the European Patent Office (European patent attorney). Stephan Abermann was head of the work group "Silicon Technology" at the Vienna University of Technology from 2007-2010, and established the work group "Emerging Technologies" at AIT from 2010-2013. From 2013-2015 he headed the unit "New Technology Scouting" at D. Swarovski KG, and was employed as a patent attorney trainee at Schwarz & Partner Patentanwälte OG until end of 2018. Among others, he is an expert in photovoltaics, nanotechnologies, optoelectronics and intellectual property.