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Plastic Electronics - The Journey from lab to fab

The joint NanoDTC-Impulse Impulse Impulse -Maxwell Innovation Seminar Series has a series of brilliant speakers who are at different stages in their Innovation and Entrepreneurship journey.

Our next speaker Prof Henning Sirringhaus, FRS, is the Hitachi Professor of Electron Device Physics at the Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge, and works on the charge transport, photo and device physics and the thermoelectric properties of conjugated polymers, molecular semiconductors and other advanced energy materials. For his work in organic semiconductors he was awarded the Hughes Medal of Royal Society (2013) and the Faraday Medal of the Institute of Physics (2015). He is currently coordinating an ERC Synergy grant and is co-director of the EPSRC Centre for Advanced Materials in Integrated Energy Systems (CAMIES).  He is co-founder of the spin-off companies Plastic Logic/ FlexEnable and Eight-19 Ltd, commercializing organic transistor and solar cell technology, respectively.


Registration is free and essential.



Venue: Maxwell Centre Seminar Rooms, JJ Thomson Avenue, CB3 0HE


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Thursday, 18 October, 2018 - 16:15 to 18:30