Andreu Cabot

Institution: IREC Barcelona

Andreu Cabot was born in 1976 in Barcelona. He graduated in Physics in 1998 and received his PhD in 2003 (University of Barcelona). He did postdoctoral research at the University of California, Berkeley, under Prof. A. Paul Alivisatos’ guidance. He returned to the Electronics Department, University of Barcelona in 2007 and joined the Catalonia Institute for Energy Research (IREC) in 2009 to form the Functional Nanomaterials Group. His research interests include the preparation, characterization and assembly of metal and semiconductor nanocrystals, to increase the efficiency and reduce the cost of current systems for energy conversion and storage