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Welcome to Exciton Science

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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Our arcade-style games allow your students to explore concepts around renewable energy and solar technology and have loads of fun while doing it!


Mulvaney P, Ashokan A.  2021.  Spectroelectrochemistry of Colloidal CdSe Quantum Dots.
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Zheng F, Hall CR, Angmo D, Zuo C, Rubanov S, Wen Z, Bradley SJ, Hao X-T, Gao M, Smith TA et al..  2021.  A sandwich-like structural model revealed for quasi-2D perovskite films. Journal of Materials Chemistry C.
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Booth J.M, Klymenko M.V, Cole J.H, Russo S.P.  2021.  Accurate calculation of excitonic signatures in the absorption spectrum of BiSBr using semiconductor Bloch equations. Physical Review B. 103(11)
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Senevirathna DC, Yu JChoul, Peiris T.ANirmal, Li B, Michalska M, Li H, Jasieniak JJ.  2021.  Impact of Anion Impurities in Commercial PbI2 on Lead Halide Perovskite Films and Solar Cells. ACS Materials Letters. 3(4):351-355.
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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.