PhD institution and major: University of California Los Angeles; Physics
Research interests: Two-photon photoemission spectroscopy, non-linear fluid dynamics, dense plasma physics, triboelectrification, ultrafast laser science, and fusion energy.
PhD institution and major: Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences (ICCAS); Polymer Physics and Chemistry
Research interests: Understand thermodynamics of polymer photovoltaics and predict the morphology/performance of organic solar cells using soft X-ray scattering/microscopy (R-SoXS/STXM) at the ALS, LBNL, and differential scanning calorimetry (DSC); Device and morphology of printed organic solar cells.
Masrur M. Nahid
PhD institution and major: Monash University, Australia; Engineering
Research interests: Device engineering, device physics, and blend morphology optimization to achieve high efficiency solar cells.
PhD institution and major: University of Florida; Physics
Research interests: Non-equilibrium exciton dynamics, Transport properties of semiconductors, non-equilibrium velocity fluctuations in graphene, Magneto-optical properties of semiconductors, coupled plasmon-phonon mode dynamics in polar semiconductor heterostructures, coherent plasmon-phonon dynamics, terahertz generation mechanisms in semiconductor heterostructures.
PhD institution and major: University of Tennessee; Material Science and Engineering
Research interests: Liang’s research interests encompass a wide variety of fields, including organic photovoltaics, organic spintronics, and organic thermoelectrics.
PhD institution and major: Chemistry, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Research interests: Synthesis of polymers for organic electronics, investigating structure-property-performance relationship of organic solar cells using X-ray scattering and differential scanning calorimetry.