Dr Matthew Norton is currently the Head of CPV at the Photovoltaic Technology Laboratory. He is leading the activities of the team in the field of concentrator photovoltaics (CPV) and in particular cell characterisation, module and system design and evaluation. He has a vast amount of experience in the field of CPV and he will act as the coordinator of the project. His main research interests are in the development and characterisation of advanced photovoltaic devices and systems, particularly in the field of CPV systems. Presently he is coordinating the activities of PV Technology, University of Cyprus, on two FP7 research projects, APOLLON and ORION, two National Funded projects and two industrial projects.