Dr. Suraj Gupta is currently appointed as a Commonwealth Rutherford Fellow at the University of Liverpool. He received his doctoral degree from the Department of Physics, University of Mumbai, India in 2016. Following his doctorate, he worked as a National Postdoctoral Fellow at the Department of Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India (2017-18) and then moved to Liverpool. His present research is focused on development of nanocatalysts for hydrogen production by different renewable techniques, mainly electrocatalytic and photocatalytic water-splitting.
Prizes or Honours
- Young Scientist 2017 (Indian Association of Hydrogen Energy and Advanced Materials, 2017)
- Gold Medal for Best PhD Thesis (Indian Physics Association, 2016)
- Commonwealth Rutherford Fellowship (Commonwealth Scholarship Commission UK, 2018)
- National Postdoctoral Fellowship (Science and Engineering Research Board, Department of Science & Technology, India, 2017)