Our Organization

CHOISE's organization consists of scientists from eight collaborating research institutions plus a scientific advisory committee.

Center for Hybrid Organic-Inorganic Semiconductors for Energy, Director Mathew C. Beard (NREL), Associate Director Jinsong Huang (UNC); Executive Committee; Science Advisory Committee; CHOISE Management Committee; Science Advisory Committee; Thrust 1: Knobs, David Mitzi (Duke), Adrienne Stiff-Roberts (Duke); Thrust 2: Spins, Valy Vardeny (Utah), Joe Berry (NREL); Thrust 3: Light, Yanfa Yan (U. Toledo), Jeff Blackburn (NREL); Thrust 4: Charge, Jinsong Huang (UNC), Kai Zhu (NREL); Sample Synthesis and Preparation Team Coordinator: Joey Luther; Measurements and Characterization Team Coordinator: Sarah Li; Computation and Theory Team Coordinator: Giulia Galli; User Facility Coordinator: Mike Toney; Outreach Coordinator: Kai Zhu

Research Institutions

CHOISE scientists represent seven institutions:

  • National Renewable Energy Laboratory
  • Duke University
  • San Diego State University
  • University of Colorado
  • North Carolina State University
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • University of Toledo
  • University of Utah
  • University of California, Santa Cruz.

Scientific Advisory Committee

Henry Snaith, Oxford University

David Cahen, Weizmann Institute of Science, Center for Nanotech and Advanced Materials

Lynn Loo, Princeton University

Alexander L. Efros, Naval Research Laboratory

Michael Irwin, HEE Solar

Ron Naaman, Weizmann Institute

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