Starsource, based in Austin, Texas, is a leading research and commercialization company focusing on conductive inks and paste. Its commercially available products include aluminum and silver paste for solar cell manufacturing and printed electrical circuits.
Upholding “Innovation•Conduct•Future”, Starsource R&D team has over 10 years expertise in developing conductive printing inks/pastes and nanotechnologies. The team was awarded the prestigious IDTechEx Printed Electronics Technical Development Materials Award in 2009 and R & D 100 Award Winner in 2010. By collaborating with NREL, aluminum and nickel inks were successfully demonstrated to manufacture silicon solar cells by non-contact printing technologies. More than 20 patents related to inks/pastes for solar cell manufacturing are pending or issued.