Artificial Photosynthesis

Artificial Photosynthesis

Title of Project

Artificial Photosynthesis

Name of Advisor/s

Rosalie K. Hocking


College of Science & Engineering

Summary of Project

Artificial photosynthesis is a way of harvesting sunlight to make useful compounds such as fuels, solar fuels.  In this project you will use a range of advanced spectroscopic approaches including the Australian Synchrotron to improve upon devices for harvesting solar energy.

Key Words

Catalysis, Solar Fuels, Chemistry, Synchrotron

Would suit an applicant who

Background in chemistry, and interest in renewable energy technologies