Dr Keval K. Sonigara / Prof Donal Bradley’s group
Dr. Keval K. Sonigara joins OSCAR as a Research Scientist in Prof. Donal Bradley’s group in April 2019. His research at OSCAR covers solution processible active and charge transport materials for advanced optoelectronic devices including light emitting diodes and photovoltaics devices etc. He received his Bachelor, Master, and Doctoral degree from Department of Chemistry, Sardar Patel University, INDIA. He has extensive expertise in the development and application of synthetic organic photoactive materials and aqueous polymer gel electrolytes for advanced photovoltaic and energy storage devices. After the completion of his PhD in mid-2018, Dr. Sonigara worked as a Senior Research Fellow in major research project funded by Department of Science & Technology, New Delhi, INDIA and developed the strategies for scaling-up of third generation photovoltaic modules on flexible plastic substrates. Recently, he awarded the 2018 National Best Doctoral Thesis and the 2018 National Best Research Paper Award in Chemistry field by Gujarat Science Academy, INDIA.