The innovations of the team’s research have been widely cited and highlighted in many semiconductor magazines, such as “III-Vs Review”, “Engineering”, “Semiconductor Today”, “Semiconductor Compound”, and a number of UK newspapers.


The groups current research interests span a wide arrange in III-nitride based optoelectronic materials and devices, including

  • MOCVD growth of III-nitride materials and devices
  • Nanofabrication of III-nitride optoelectronics with ultrahigh efficiency
  • III-nitride based solid state lighting
  • Applications of plasmonics in III-nitride optoelectronics
  • Application of photonic crystals in III-nitride optoelectronics
  • III-nitride solar cells
  • III-nitride optoelectronics for hydrogen generation

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