Ms Elham Gholizadeh | ARC Centre of Excellence in Exciton Science

Ms Elham Gholizadeh

PhD Student

We are trying to convert low energy photons to high energy ones. This will happen during a process which is called upconversion. We have two types of molecules in upconversion: Emitter and sensitizer molecules. Elham's PhD project is about improving sensitizer to make upconversion more efficient.


Journal Articles
Gholizadeh, E. M.; Prasad, S. K. K.; Teh, Z. Li; Ishwara, T.; Norman, S.; Petty, A. J.; Cole, J. H.; Cheong, S.; Tilley, R. D.; Anthony, J. E.; et al. Photochemical upconversion of near-infrared light from below the silicon bandgap. Nature Photonics 2020, 14 (9), 585 DOI: 10.1038/s41566-020-0664-3. doi: 10.1038/s41566-020-0664-3
Gholizadeh, E. M.; Frazer, L.; MacQueen, R. W.; Gallaher, J. K.; Schmidt, T. W. Photochemical upconversion is suppressed by high concentrations of molecular sensitizers. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 2018, 20 (29), 19500 - 19506 DOI: 10.1039/C8CP02650E. doi: 10.1039/C8CP02650E