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At the ARC Centre of Excellence in Exciton Science, we are excited about the possibilities of transforming light into energy and energy into light.  We are a collaboration of academia and industry focused on innovative research to improve solar energy technology, lighting and security systems.

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İzmir M, Sharma A, Shendre S, Durmusoglu EGoksu, Sharma VKumar, Shabani F, Baruj HDehghanpou, Delikanli S, Sharma M, Demir HVolkan.  2022.  Blue-Emitting CdSe Nanoplatelets Enabled by Sulfur-Alloyed Heterostructures for Light-Emitting Diodes with Low Turn-on Voltage. ACS Applied Nano Materials. 5(1):1367-1376.
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Nawrot KC, Sharma M, Cichy B, Sharma A, Delikanli S, Samoć M, Demir HVolkan, Nyk M.  2022.  Spectrally Resolved Nonlinear Optical Properties of Doped Versus Undoped Quasi-2D Semiconductor Nanocrystals: Copper and Silver Doping Provokes Strong Nonlinearity in Colloidal CdSe Nanoplatelets. ACS Photonics. 9(1):256-267.
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Yu J, Sharma M, Wang Y, Delikanli S, Baruj HDehghanpou, Sharma A, Demir HVolkan, Dang C.  2022.  Modulating Emission Properties in a Host–Guest Colloidal Quantum Well Superlattice. Advanced Optical Materials. 10(4):2101756.
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Liao C‐H, Chen C‐H, Bing J, Bailey C, Lin Y‐T, Pandit TMukul, Granados L, Zheng J, Tang S, Lin B‐H et al..  2022.  Inorganic-Cation Pseudohalide 2D Cs2Pb(SCN)2Br2 Perovskite Single Crystal. Advanced Materials. 34(7):2104782.
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The Centre of Excellence in Exciton Science is an Australian Research Council research centre linking the University of Melbourne, Monash University, RMIT University, UNSW Sydney and the University of Sydney.

Our partners include: The Defence Science and Technology Group, The Reserve Bank of Australia and CSIRO.