Energy Research at the University of Washington

Solar

Energy from the sun

Brandi Cossairt

Energy Research Area: The Synthetic Inorganic Chemistry of Sustainable Technologies

Record last updated on September 16th 2014 PDT.

Hugh W. Hillhouse

Energy Research Area: Developing nanocrystal-ink and molecular-ink based solar cells, nanowire-based devices, and novel fuel cells.

Record last updated on September 24th 2012 PDT.

Daniel S Kirschen

Energy Research Area: Energy Research Area: How do we balance the greed, the fear and the desire to be green (i.e., the cost, the reliability and the sustainability of electrical energy)?

Record last updated on October 16th 2013 PDT.

Qifeng Zhang

Energy Research Area: Nanomaterials and devices for energy harvesting and storage; Dye-sensitized solar cells

Record last updated on November 29th 2011 PDT.

Jiangyu Li

Energy Research Area: Nanostructured Materials for High Efficiency Energy Harvesting and Storage

Record last updated on November 28th 2011 PDT.

Lilo D. Pozzo

Energy Research Area: Our group is focused on engineering the structure and processing of soft materials for use in thin-film solar cells. Neutron and x-ray scattering techniques are also used to probe the bulk morphology of energy related materials from sub-nano to micrometer length scales.

Record last updated on July 9th 2014 PDT.

Thomas G. Spiro

Energy Research Area: Solar hydrogen production using molecular photocatalysts

Record last updated on November 29th 2011 PDT.

Daniel R. Gamelin

Energy Research Area: New Inorganic Materials for Solar Fuel Generation and Efficient Energy Conversion.

Record last updated on November 28th 2011 PDT.

Scott T. Dunham

Energy Research Area: Modeling, simulation and technology design for silicon and polymer photovoltaics

Record last updated on November 28th 2011 PDT.

Guozhong Cao

Energy Research Area: Engineering Nanomaterials and Interfaces for Efficient Energy Conversion and Storage

Record last updated on November 28th 2011 PDT.

Christine Luscombe

Energy Research Area: Design and synthesis of novel organic materials (polymers and macromolecules) for photovoltaic applications

Record last updated on November 28th 2011 PDT.

Hong Ma

Energy Research Area: High-performance (10%) and stable organic solar cells; low-voltage (<1.0 V) and high-performance organic transistors.

Record last updated on November 28th 2011 PDT.

Minoru Taya

Energy Research Area: Energy harvesting materials and devices; storage materials and devices, especially Li-ion batteries

Record last updated on November 29th 2011 PDT.

Gerald T. Seidler

Energy Research Area: Light Source Experimentation for Basic and Applied Energy Science

Record last updated on November 29th 2011 PDT.

Alex K.-Y. Jen

Energy Research Area: Ultra-low-cost and efficient polymer solar cells; highly efficient white light polymer LEDs for solid-state lighting; low power and ultrahigh-speed organic photonic devices to improve energy efficiency for computation and telecommunication.

Record last updated on November 28th 2011 PDT.

Fernando D. Vila

Energy Research Area: From Atoms to Solar Cells: Theoretical Modeling of Solar Energy Harvesting

Record last updated on November 29th 2011 PDT.

Charles T. Campbell

Energy Research Area: Solid catalysts for clean fuels production and pollution-free combustion for power; next generation solar cells (organic photovoltaics); surface chemistry and interfacial chemistry in catalysts and in photovoltaics.

Record last updated on February 7th 2014 PDT.

John J. Rehr

Energy Research Area: Theoretical condensed matter physics: complex materials, excited states, and spectroscopy

Record last updated on October 2nd 2012 PDT.

David S. Ginger

Energy Research Area: Next Generation Solar Cells, Advanced Microscopy, Organic Photovoltaics, Quantum Dots, Plasmonics

Record last updated on November 28th 2011 PDT.