Principle Investigator
Dr. Franky So

Education

B.A., Physics, Hamilton College

M.S., Materials Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California

Curriculum Vitae

Associate Research Scientist
Dr. Do Young Kim

Education

Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering, University of Florida

M.S., Physics, Kyung Hee University

B.S., Physics, Kyung Hee University

Project

Infrared sensitive OLED, Infrared photodetector

Curriculum Vitae

Post–Doctoral Researchers
Dr. Jae Woong Lee

Education

B.S., Materials Science, Yonsei University, Korea

M.S., Materials Science, Yonsei University, Korea

Projects

Infrared photodetectors and infrared to visible light upconversion

Dr. Ying Chen

Education

B.S. Physics, Nanjing University

M.S. Physics, Nanjing University

Ph.D. Physics and Astronomy, Iowa State University

Projects

Small molecule and polymer OLED fabrication and characterization

Exciton dynamics in organic semiconductors

Dr. Dewei Zhao

Education

B.S. Liaoning University

M.S. Optical engineering, Beijing Jiaotong University

Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, Nanyang Technological University

Projects

White organic light-emitting diodes, perovskite solar cells, polymer solar cells

Google Scholar
Dr. Hye-Yun Park

Education

B.S. Marine system engineering,Korea Maritime University (KMU)

M.S. Materials Science and Engineering ,Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)

Ph.D. Materials Science and Engineering ,Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)

Projects

PbS Quantum dots solar cells

Curriculum Vitae

Graduate Students
Tzung-Han Lai

Education

B.S., Materials Science and Engineering, National Tsing-Hua University

Projects

Transparent quantum dot-based light up-conversion phenomena

Wooram Youn

Education

B.S., Materials Science and Engineering, Inha University, South

Korea

Projects

Light extraction in organic light emitting diodes

Shuyi (Jason) Liu

Education

B.S., Materials Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University,

China

Projects

Stability and lifetime study on solution processed OLED

Perovskite solar cells

Silver nanowire electrodes for infrared applications

Iordania Constantinou

Education

B.S., Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science and

Engineering, Cyprus University of Technology (CUT)

Projects

Advanced processing of thin film photovoltaic technologies

Hyeonggeun (David) Yu

Education

B.S., Metallurgical Engineering, Yonsei University, South Korea

M.S., Materials Science and Engineering, Yonsei University, South Korea

Projects

Vertical field-effect transistor for high gain current amplifier, for infrared photo-detector, and for infrared-to-visible up-conversion device

Curriculum Vitae
Sujin Baek

Education

B.S., Chemical Engineering, Chonbuk National University, South

Korea

M.S., Chemical Engineering, Chonbuk National University, South

Korea

Projects

Investigation of photophysics of the donor-acceptor contact in

polymer photovoltaic materials

Cheng Peng

Education

B.S., Physics, Peking University

Projects

Light Extraction in OLED Devices.

Szuheng (Samuel) Ho

Education

B.S., Materials Science and Engineering, National Taiwan University

Projects

Fabrication and characterization of solution processed organic

light emitting devices

Mike Sexton

Education

B.S. Materials Science and Engineering, Drexel University

M.S. Materials Science and Engineering, Drexel University

Projects

Solution processed Field Effect Transistors and field enhanced

organic photovoltaic devices

Xiangyu (Sean) Fu

Education

B.S. Fudan University

Projects

Microcavity OLED

Former Graduate Students
Cephas Small

Education

B.S., Chemical Engineering, Northeastern University

M.S., Materials Science, Norfork State University

Projects

Tandem organic photovoltaic cells and charge transport in OLEDs

Currently

Imperial College

Michael Hartel

Education

B.S., Ceramic Engineering, Alfred University

M.S., Materials Science, University of Florida

Projects

Exploitation of interface dipoles for electron injection in OLEDs,

interfacial materials for charge injection in OLEDs

and charge collection for photovoltaic cells

Currently

Intel Corporation

Song Chen

Education

B.S., Materials Science, Nanjing University, China

Projects

Temperature dependence of OPV performance, transport physics

of organic semiconductors and lifetime of OLEDs

Currently

Seagate Technology

Jesse Manders

Education

B.S., Physics, Miami University (Ohio)

M.S., Materials Science and Engineering, University of Florida

Projects

Quantum confinement in light-emitting diodes (LEDs) and

infrared-to-visible light up-conversion devices

Currently

Nanophotonica

Jae Woong Lee

Education

B.S., Materials Science, Yonsei University, Korea

M.S., Materials Science, Yonsei University, Korea

Projects

Infrared photodetectors and infrared to visible light upconversion

Currently

University of Florida

Chaoyu (Castiello) Xiang

Education

B.S., Optics, Fudan University (China)

Projects

Light extraction in OLEDs by passive methods. UV and Blue

quantum dot LEDs (QLEDs)

Currently

Apple Computers

Zhe Yin (Lucy)

Education

B.S. Materials Science and Engineering, Beijing University of

Technology, China

Projects

Light extraction methods in OLEDs

Currently

Intel Corporation

Jiho Ryu

Education

B.S. Materials Science and Engineering, Korea Polytechnic

University

Projects

Extreme optical detection systems

Currently

LG Displays

Dong Woo Song

Education

B.S., Materials Science

M.S., Materials Science

Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering, University of Florida

Currently

LG Displays

Fred Steffy

Education

B.S., Materials Science and Engineering, University of Florida

M.S., Materials Science and Engineering, University of Florida

Currently

Process Engineer at Intel Corporation, Albuquerque, NM, USA

Chieh-Chun Chiang

Education

B.S., Resources Engineering, National Cheng Kung University

(NCKU), Taiwan

M.S., Materials Science and Engineering, University of Florida

Currently

Ph.D. studies at University of Arizona

Galileo Sarasqueta

Education

B.S., Materials Science and Engineering, University of Florida

M.S., Materials Science and Engineering, University of Florida

Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering, University of Florida

Currently

Researcher at Intel Corporation in Phoenix, AZ, USA

Neetu Chopra

Education

Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering, University of Florida

Currently

Kateeva Corporation

Jae Won Lee

Education

B.S., Physics, Chung-Ang University

M.S., Information and communication engineering,

Ph.D., Material Science and Engineering, University of Florida

Currently

LG Displays

Do Young Kim

Education

Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering, University of Florida

M.S., Physics, Kyung Hee University

B.S., Physics, Kyung Hee University

Currently

University of Florida

Alyson Neimeyer

Education

Ph.D. Materials Science and Engineering, University of Florida

Alumni Fellow, Graduate research assistant at

Los Alamos National Laboratory

Projects

Organic photoconductors for radiation detection

Currently

Intel Corporation

Former Post-Doctoral Researchers
Dr. Dong Woo Song

Education

B.S., M.S., Materials Science

Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering, University of Florida

Projects

Organic light-emitting diodes, organic

Photodetectors, stacked OLEDs and infrared to visible light

Upconversion devices

Currently

LG Displays

Dr. Rui Liu

Education

B.S., Physics, University of Science and Technology of China

Ph.D., Physics and Astronomy, Iowa State University

Projects

Solution processed organic light emitting diodes

Currently

Apple Computers

Dr. Byoung-Hwa Kwon

Education

B.S., Materials Science and Engineering, Hanyang University,

South Korea

M.S., Materials Science and Engineering, POSTECH, South Korea

Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering, KAIST, South Korea

Projects

Quantum dot-based optoelectronic devices

Currently

LG Displays

Dr. Jong Hyun Kim

Education

B.S., Applied Chemistry, Ajou University, South Korea

M.S., Chemical Engineering, Seoul National University, South Korea

Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering, Seoul National

University, South Korea

Currently

University of Washington

Dr. Wonhoe Koo

Education

B.S., Materials Science and Engineering, Yonsei University

Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering, Yonsei University

Projects

Light extraction of microcavity OLEDs

Currently

LG Displays

Dr. Sai-Wing (Stephen) Tsang

Education

B.S., Electronic Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

M.S., Electronic Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering, University of Toronto

Currently

City University of Hong Kong

Dr. Lei Qian

Education

B.S., Physics, Zhengzhou University

M.S., Physics, Henan University

Ph.D., Physics Jiaotong University

Currently

Vice President of Research and Development, NanoPhotonica

Dr. Kaushik Roy Choudhury

Education

Ph.D., Physics, University of Buffalo

Currently

Senior Research Scientist at Dupont Central Research and

Development in Wilmington, DE, USA

Dr. Leo Cheung

Education

B.Sc., Applied Physics, Hong Kong Baptist University

M.Phil., Physics, The University of Hong Kong

Ph.D., Applied Physics, Hong Kong Baptist University

Currently

Raysoll Energy

Dr. Jegadesan Subblah

Education

B.S., Physics, Madurai Kamaraj University

M.S., Physics, Madurai Kamaraj University

Ph.D., Chemistry, National University of Singapore

Currently

University of Melbourne