Solar Simulator Function: A solar simulator (also artificial sun) is a device that provides illumination approximating natural sunlight. The purpose of the solar simulator is to provide a controllable indoor test facility under laboratory conditions, used for the testing of solar cells, sun screen, plastics, and other materials and devices.
Location: Lab 130
Specs: LED Solar Simulator VeraSo from Oriel Instruments
Helpful Links: Solar cell performance characterization: current-voltage, and quantum efficiency || Solar cell characterization