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Megan Haysom

Megan Haysom

Materials Engineer

Megan has a double degree in Materials Engineering and Science (Chemistry) from Monash University. She is passionate about engineering and how it combines creativity and innovation to solve problems in industry and research. She is highly interested in the world around her and observing and inquiring about how it works

David Pham

David Pham

Materials Engineer

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Dr. Ngoc Duy (David) Pham is a Materials Engineer at Greatcell Australia. He has over seven years’ experience in perovskite photovoltaics R&D both in industry and academia. He is responsible for the development of stable and high-performance indoor perovskite photovoltaics.

Vincent Blattman

Vincent Blattman

Equipment Technician

Vincent is a mechanical and electrical technician in the engineering team undertaking installation, set-to-work. Modification and maintenance of high precision processing and test equipment

Polycarpos Falaras

Polycarpos Falaras

EU Project Advisor

Polycarpos Falaras is Research Director at the National Center for Scientific Research “Demokritos”-NCSRD (Athens, Greece), working on nanomaterials and nanotechnology-driven processes for solar energy conversion to electricity (third generation solar cells: perovskite, dye-sensitized, quantum dot,) and environmental protection (photocatalysis, membrane reactors). In parallel, he is teaching Physical Chemistry at the Hellenic Open University. Polycarpos was the Director of the Institute of Physical Chemistry at NCSRD (2007-2012) and has been involved (including coordination) in many EU (HORIZON 2020, FP7, FP6) and National projects. In 2014 he received the prestigious PSIPW “Alternative Water Resources” Award and since 2018 his serves as Associate Editor of Applied Catalysis B Environmental (I.F.: 19.503) journal.

Hongxia Wang

Hongxia Wang

Research Advisor

Hongxia Wang is a Professor at Queensland University of Technology and scientific advisor to Greatcell. Hongxia has expertise and extensive research experience (over 17 years) in the area of 3rd generation solar cells, in particular sensitized solar cells and perovskite solar cells. Prior to her academic career she was a senior scientist at Dyesol. She is recipient of “Solar Energy Journal Best Paper Award for 2016” in the Topic of Photovoltaics by the International Solar Energy Society. Her research team is currently focussed on development of new approaches for fabrication of stable, high performance perovskite solar cells and supercapacitors.

Enrico Leonardi

Enrico Leonardi

Project Leader

Dr. Enrico Leonardi is Technical Project Leader for Greatcell in Italy. Enrico has had a decade of post-doctoral experience with Greatcell Solar Italia SrL (GSI), involved in scale-up of DSC, development of perovskite solar cells, PSC module and device encapsulation, plus Perovskite panel realisation. He has developed the Hyperion series of LED based solar simulators. He is Technical and Project manager of EU projects for GSI.

Babak Taheri

Babak Taheri

Senior Devices Engineer

Dr Taheri holds a doctorate from Tor Vergata University in Rome where he was a member of the world recognised CHOSE team developing PSC devices. As well as undertaking important research into recombination resistant transport layers, Babak is responsible for development and industrialisation of flexible devices based on metal foil and polymeric substrates.

Andrew Koplick

Andrew Koplick

Scientific Advisor

Dr Andrew Koplick is a renowned expert in formulation of sol-gel precursors for production of electronic and optoelectronic thin films and has been associated with the founders of Greatcell Energy for over 30 years, inventing and developing alkoxides, perovskite chemistry and transparent conducting oxides for 3rd Generation PV and Electrochromic Smart Windows.

Marion Geltinger

Marion Geltinger

Materials Technologist

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Marion is a textile technologist whose original degree was from the Reutlingen University in Germany. She commenced a master course in textile chain research, and completed her studies on electrically conductive nano-membranes, at CSIRO in Geelong. Marion is responsible for laboratory development for low power devices plus development of materials testing techniques and procedures.

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