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Dr Jon Major

EPSRC Early Career Research Fellow Physics

Research

Research Overview

"I am an experimental Physicist working within the Stephenson Institute for Renewable Energy focusing on materials science and device physics for thin film solar cells. I also have ongoing research into solar fuels, semiconductor defects and transparent conductive oxides."

Research Group Membership

Research Grants

Nanoscale Interfacial Engineering of Antimony-based Absorber Materials for PV Applications

ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

January 2020 - March 2021

EPSRC Capital Award emphasising support for ECRS

ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

October 2018 - March 2020

Advanced electrical Characterisation of thin film PV structures

ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

November 2015 - March 2016

Capacitance spectroscopy led process innovations to improve VOC in CdTe thin film solar cells

ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

May 2016 - December 2022