P&OE at the European MRS Conference

Maria will represent the P&OE group’s activities at next week’s EMRS conference in spring meeting. Come see her talk Understanding Surface Passivation of Methylammonium Lead Tribromide Single Crystals on 28th May (13:45) as part of the symposium B on...

P&OE @ Vlieland

Every two years scientists of the Zernike institute and related fields gather together on the north sea island Vlieland for two and a half days to talk about their research and to socialise. This year’s meeting starts on Sunday 19th May. We look forward to a lot...

P&OE group at the MRS in Phoenix

This week Bart and Maria are presenting our work at the MRS in Phoenix, Arizona. Bart will show his latest results on perovskite-based gas detectors and Maria will give a great overview of our work on electronic metamaterials based on colloidal quantum...

Welcome bachelor students!

The season of bachelor theses has just begun with lab introductions today. We are happy to host a big group of young and talented people for the next few weeks. Especially Martha with her work on LEDs seems to have attracted a lot of attention. Welcom everybody and...

More news on perovskites – Sampson again

With another two publications on halide perovskites (HaPs) last week, Sampson really seems to be on a winning streak. One of the bottlenecks of HaPs is their stability. Formamidinium lead iodide (FAPbI3), for example, tends to change its phase from a desirable light...

Arjen turns 50!!

Congratulations, Arjen!! Today our research technician, Arjen Kamp, turns 50 – as a proper senior he also started working an hour earlier this morning. However, as part of a Dutch tradition, he was greeted by somebody else in his office this morning. We wish you...

Artem’s defence

Opening this year’s cycle of PhD ceremonies, our very dear Artem is going to defend his thesis on the upcoming Friday 15th March at 4:15 pm in the Aula of the Academy Building. If you are interested in his thesis entitled Colloidal quantum dot field-effect...