Research Scientist, Leader of Photovoltaic Energy Group at ICN2
Role in the project : Advisory Board Member & External peer reviewer for user proposals
Prof. Monica Lira-Cantu is Group Leader of the Nanostructured Materials for Photovoltaic Energy Group at the Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, ICN2 (www.icn2.cat), in Barcelona (Spain). Since 2007 she is Professor at the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC, Spain). Since 2007, she is the director of the Nanostructured Materials for Photovoltaic Energy Group at ICN2 (Barcelona, Spain). Her research interests are the synthesis and application of nanostructured materials for next-generation solar cells: Dye sensitized, Hybrid, Organic and Perovskite Solar Cells. She has more than 125 publications, among them more than 110 published articles in scientific journals, 1 Book, 10 book chapters, 9 patents and a h = 48.