ARC Nanotechnology Network
Dr Niraj Lal

Dr Niraj Lal

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Research School of Engineering
College of Engineering and Computer Science
Engineering Building 32
Australian National University
Canberra ACT 0200
Research Group: Australian National University, Faculty of Engineering, Centre for Sustainable Energy Systems
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Phone: 02 6125 7022

Current Research Activities

Dr Niraj Lal is an Australian Solar Institute Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Centre for Sustainable Energy Systems at the Australian National University. His interests are in nanophotonics for solar cell applications and science communication. Niraj graduated as the Angus Nicholson Scholar with a BSc in physics from the Distinguished Scholar Program at the ANU in 2007, and as a Gates Scholar with a PhD in physics from the Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge in 2012. His research investigates light-trapping using nanophotonics for high-efficiency solar cells.