Projects


Photovoltaics to Power the Internet of Things

Darcy Unson, University of Cambridge

It is hard for any new photovoltaic (PV) technology to beat silicon in bulk power generation, but there are many ...... (read more)


Mesoscale simulations of polymer based organic photovoltaics, OPV

Alexander Smith, University of Bath

While the focus on energy level tuning in OPV materials has afforded large gains in device performance, strategies based on ...... (read more)


Investigating Alternative Transparent Electrodes for Photovoltaic Devices

Francesco Bastianini, University of Sheffield

In this project, the student will investigate the use of various composites of conducting polymer materials and metallic nanoparticles to ...... (read more)


Long-range energy transfer in singlet fission materials

David Bossanyi, University of Sheffield

Despite their early promise and intrinsic sustainability (low embodied energy, efficient use of abundant and non-toxic materials), organic photovoltaics still ...... (read more)