Expertise in large area and low cost photonic and plasmonic structures via unconventional nanofabrication applied to emerging optoelectronic devices.
Cryogenic radiation detectors based on superconductors: forefront technology for Big Science, Space, Materials and Quantum Communications.
Main current research focus is sustainable post-lithium battery technologies based on abundant, non-toxic elements.
Battery technologies with a focus on metal anodes (Li, Na, Ca and Mg), passivation layers and interfacial processes.
Functional nanomaterials with superior properties are developed by means of laser-based surface processing and deposition methods.