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Employment experience:

2020 – Now: Research Fellow (UNSW)

2016 – Now: Engineer, Solar Industrial Research Facility (UNSW)

2015 – 2016: Research Associate (UNSW)

2006 – 2015: Research Assistant (UNSW)


2006 – 2015: Doctor of Philosophy in Photovoltaic Engineering (UNSW)

2001 – 2005: Bachelor of Photovoltaics Engineering (UNSW)

Research interests:

  • Passivation techniques for surfaces and contacts 

  • Development of industrial high efficiency solar cells   

Why is your research important? 

Very generally speaking, it contributes to the main goal of driving the efficiency of solar cells up and the cost down.

What do you like about research?

Applying my passion and creativity to explore the unknown, not to mention that it is helping humanity.

What do you like to do when you are not saving the world?

Enjoy it.