Centers

Center for Hybrid Organic Inorganic Semiconductors for Energy (CHOISE)

CHOISE

Director

Matthew Beard


Lead Institution

National Renewable Energy Laboratory


Class

2018-2022


Mission

To enable unprecedented synthetic control over the emergent phenomena of spin, charge, and light-matter interactions, in tailored organic-inorganic perovskite-inspired systems for energy science.


Research Topics

catalysis (homogeneous), solar (photovoltaic), solid state lighting, optics, phonons, mechanical behavior, charge transport, magnetism and spin physics, quantum information science, materials and chemistry by design, synthesis (novel materials)


Materials Studied

Materials: semiconductor

Interfaces: organic/inorganic, inorganic/inorganic

Nanostructured Materials: 0D, 1D, 2D


Experimental and Theoretical Methods

X-ray diffraction and scattering, X-ray spectroscopy, neutron diffraction and scattering, surface science, ultrafast science, density functional theory (DFT)


CHOISE

Partner Institutions

  • Duke University
  • National Renewable Energy Laboratory
  • San Diego State University
  • SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
  • University of Chicago
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • University of Toledo
  • University of Utah 

BES Staff Contact

Michael Markowitz, Craig Henderson

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