Visit by Dr. Ian D. Sharp, Berkeley, USA

Dr. Ian Sharp, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, visited the FAU Erlangen, the TU München and the LMU München under Soltech research programme and gave a talk on “Functional Materials and Interfaces for Photocatalytic conversion of Solar Energy to Fuel”.

Ian Sharp received his B.S. and his M.S. in Chemical Engineering and Materials Science and Engineering from University of California, Berkeley in 2002 and 2004. He was awarded his Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering also at University of California in 2006. In 2007 Sharp started working at the Walter Schottky Institute at TUM within the group of Prof. Martin Stutzmann. Sharp joined the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory as a permanent staff scientist in August 2011.