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Sirringhaus Lab


Henning Sirringhaus is the Hitachi Professor of Electron Device Physics at the Cavendish Laboratory and an expert in the charge, spin and thermoelectric physics of organic and hybrid organic-inorganic semiconductors. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society and a Fellow of the Materials Research Society (MRS). For his work in organic semiconductors and organic field-effect transistors he was awarded the Mullard Award of the Royal Society (2003), the Hughes Medal of the Royal Society (2013) and the Faraday Medal of the Institute of Physics (2015). Henning is also cofounder and Chief Scientist of Plastic Logic/FlexEnable (, commercialising organic transistor technology. He has a not-so-secret passion for skiing and mountain hiking and is much happier on a bike than in a car...

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30 August 2021

Postdoc position We are looking for applicants for a PDRA position to work on thermoelectric properties of organic semiconductors. The post is funded by the Royal Society. For more information click here . PhD studentships We would also like to advertise several funded PhD student positions for entry in October 2022. These...