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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!


Ng CKiu, Deng H, Li H, Yin W, Alan T, Jasieniak JJ.  2021.  Synthesis of CsPbBr 3 perovskite nanocrystals with acoustically actuated millisecond mixing. Journal of Materials Chemistry C. 9(1):313-321.
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Yin W, Li H, Chesman ASR, Tadgell B, Scully AD, Wang M, Huang W, McNeill CR, Wong WWH, Medhekar NV et al..  2021.  Detection of Halomethanes Using Cesium Lead Halide Perovskite Nanocrystals. ACS Nano.
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Stevens AL, Yeow C, White JM, Bradley SJ, Ghiggino KP, Steer RP.  2021.  Electronic spectroscopy and photophysics of calix[4]azulene. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. 405:112922.
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Kurdi KAl, McCarthy DP, McMeekin DP, Fürer SO, Tremblay M-H, Barlow S, Bach U, Marder SR.  2021.  A naphthalene diimide side-chain polymer as an electron-extraction layer for stable perovskite solar cells. Materials Chemistry Frontiers.
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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.