Principal Investigator

Frédéric Laquai, Ph. D.

KSC Interim Director, Professor of Applied Physics

Research Interests: Charge Carrier Dynamics, Hybrid Solar Cells, Organic Solar Cells, Photoluminescence Spectroscopy, Photonenergy Upconversion, Transient Absorption Spectroscopy

Research Scientists

Safakath Karuthedath

Research Interests: Organic Solar Cells, Photophysics, Ultrafast Laser Spectroscopy

Julien Gorenflot

Research Interests: Organic Solar Cells, Transient Absorption Spectroscopy, Photoluminescence Spectroscopy, Photophysics, Charge Carrier Dynamics

Postdoctoral Fellows

Qi Zhang

Research Interests: Organic semiconductor lasers

José Jurado

Research Interests: Organic Solar Cells, erovskite solar cells, Organic thermoelectrics

Yakun He

Research Interests: Organic Photovoltaics, Photophysics, device stability, ultrafast spectroscopy

Christopher Petoukhoff

Research Interests: Photophysics, ultrafast spectroscopy, Organic Photovoltaics, 2D semiconductors, nanophotonics

Hua Tang

Research Interests: printable electronics, Organic Photovoltaic, photophysics of organic semiconductors

Catherine Suenne De Castro

Research Interests: Photophysics, Organic Photovoltaics, Photoluminescence Spectroscopy

Ming-Cong Wang

Research Interests: Solar Energy, Photophysics, Charge Carrier Dynamics

Wenchao Yang

Research Interests: Organic Solar Cells, Perovskite solar cells, Device Model Simulation and Kinetic Monte Carlo Simulation

PhD Students

Mariia Ferree

Research Interests: optical laser spectrosopy, Photoluminescence Spectroscopy

Maryam Alqurashi

Research Interests: Organic Solar Cells, Photophysics, Luminescence Spectroscopy

Wejdan Althobaiti

Research Interests: Organic Photovoltaics, Photophysics

Nisreen Alshehri

Research Interests: Photophysics, Organic Photovoltaic, Charge Carrier Dynamic, Quantum Transport, Ultrafast Laser Spectroscopy

Oleksandr Matiash

Research Interests: Organic Photovoltaics, Hybrid Solar Cells, Studying quantum effects on a maple syrup-pancake medium interface, Mixed-signal electronic systems design

Wejdan Alsufyani

Research Interests: Organic Photovoltaics

Sandra Patricia Gonzalez Lopez

Research Interests: Nanomaterials, Photophysics, materials chemistry, Perovskite solar cells

Masters Students

Amr Dahman

Research Interests: Organic Photovoltaics, Spectroscopy

Haya Aldosari

Research Interests: Organic Solar Cell

Hamza Al Nasser

Research Interests: Photophysics, spectroscopy of perovskites

Si Chen

Research Interests: Organic Photovoltaic