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Dr. Murali Banavoth joined as an Assistant Professor at School of Chemistry, UoH. Obtaining his Ph.D., from Indian Institute of Science, India, he moved to King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) at Solar Center as a postdoctoral associate and carried out pioneering work in the field of hybrid functional materials for solar harvesting.

Dr. Banavoth’s contribution to the photovoltaic (Solar Cells) research is evident from his outstanding 50 publications to name few in Nature, Advanced Materials, JACS, Angew. Chem., etc., and he is also currently the Editor of few prestigious journals like Frontiers in Optics and Photonics, Frontiers in Physics etc. His research interests are broadly classified as organic, inorganic, and hybrid solar cells and photovoltaics.