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Smart Electronic Materials and Systems

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Dr Abiodun Komolafe PhD, FHEA, MIEEE

Senior Research Fellow

Research interests

  • Electronic textiles,
  • Flexible and printed electronics,
  • Reliability engineering of flexible electronic systems
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Dr Alex Weddell MEng, PhD, FHEA, MIEEE

Associate Professor

Research interests

  • Energy Harvesting
  • Internet of Things
  • Energy Management/Storage

Accepting applications from PhD students

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Dr Dimitra Georgiadou PhD FHEA MRSC

Associate Professor

Research interests

  • green manufacturing of flexible nanoelectronic devices
  • photonic synapses for neuromorphic computing
  • solution-processed non-toxic materials

Accepting applications from PhD students

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Dr Ibrahim Sari

Associate Director of Business Dev in ES

Research interests

  • Semiconductors
  • System Integration
  • Advanced Packaging
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Dr Irfan Ullah

Research Fellow
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Dr Jessica Pereira PhD, MRSC

Res Fellow (Anniversary Fellowship) EPS

Research interests

  • Functional materials for electronic applications
  • Conductive metal nano/microstructures
  • Metal Inks

Accepting applications from PhD students

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Professor Jize Yan

Professor

Research interests

  • Meta-lenses and vortex-beam based sensors; Distributed fibre optic sensors; MEMS/Optomechanical/Optical sensors; Wireless sensor networks; Energy harvesters; Cleanroom fabrication
  • Metrology and Monitoring for Infrastructure, Battery, Space and Quantum
  • Physics-Informed Neural Networks and AI Inverse Design for Sensing Device and System

Accepting applications from PhD students

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Dr John Tudor

Principal Research Fellow

Research interests

  • Smart fabrics/e-textiles
  • MEMS and microfabrication
  • Sensors and Transducers
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Professor Kai Yang

Professor

Research interests

  • Electronic textile materials and manufacturing
  • Wearable medical devices (e.g. stroke rehabilitation, pain management)
  • Digital healthcare

Accepting applications from PhD students

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Dr Katie Court

Knowledge Exchange & Enterprise Manager
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