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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Electronics and Electrical Engineering H-index 119 Citations 55,177 411 World Ranking 18 National Ranking 1
Materials Science H-index 144 Citations 81,495 618 World Ranking 64 National Ranking 1

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Awards & Achievements

2014 - Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada Academy of Science

2009 - Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)


What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Optics
  • Organic chemistry

His primary scientific interests are in Optoelectronics, Quantum dot, Nanotechnology, Photovoltaics and Perovskite. His work on Optoelectronics deals in particular with Photodetector, Light-emitting diode, Photoluminescence, Semiconductor and Quantum efficiency. His Quantum dot research includes elements of Energy conversion efficiency, Passivation, Nanocrystal, Quantum dot solar cell and Colloid.

His study focuses on the intersection of Nanotechnology and fields such as Luminescence with connections in the field of Brightness. The concepts of his Photovoltaics study are interwoven with issues in Solar cell, Quantum, Engineering physics and Solar power. His study on Perovskite also encompasses disciplines like

  • Band gap together with Quantum dot laser,
  • Halide together with Chemical physics.

His most cited work include:

  • Low trap-state density and long carrier diffusion in organolead trihalide perovskite single crystals (2385 citations)
  • Solution-processed PbS quantum dot infrared photodetectors and photovoltaics (1483 citations)
  • Ultrasensitive solution-cast quantum dot photodetectors (1280 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Edward H. Sargent mainly investigates Optoelectronics, Quantum dot, Nanotechnology, Perovskite and Photovoltaics. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Infrared and Optics. His research integrates issues of Solar cell, Energy conversion efficiency, Passivation, Colloid and Photovoltaic system in his study of Quantum dot.

As part of one scientific family, Edward H. Sargent deals mainly with the area of Perovskite, narrowing it down to issues related to the Light-emitting diode, and often Diode. Edward H. Sargent has researched Photovoltaics in several fields, including Quantum dot solar cell, Doping and Band gap. His Photoluminescence research includes themes of Quantum yield and Quantum efficiency.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Optoelectronics (47.41%)
  • Quantum dot (35.10%)
  • Nanotechnology (23.04%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2018-2021)?

  • Optoelectronics (47.41%)
  • Perovskite (15.44%)
  • Quantum dot (35.10%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Edward H. Sargent mostly deals with Optoelectronics, Perovskite, Quantum dot, Chemical engineering and Catalysis. Optoelectronics is often connected to Passivation in his work. The Perovskite study combines topics in areas such as Photovoltaics, Halide, Tandem, Metal and Photoluminescence.

His study in Nanotechnology extends to Photovoltaics with its themes. In Quantum dot, he works on issues like Colloid, which are connected to Hole transport layer. His work carried out in the field of Catalysis brings together such families of science as Inorganic chemistry, Electrocatalyst, Combinatorial chemistry and Copper.

Between 2018 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • What would it take for renewably powered electrosynthesis to displace petrochemical processes (283 citations)
  • Monolithic all-perovskite tandem solar cells with 24.8% efficiency exploiting comproportionation to suppress Sn( ii ) oxidation in precursor ink (200 citations)
  • Managing grains and interfaces via ligand anchoring enables 22.3%-efficiency inverted perovskite solar cells (193 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Optics
  • Organic chemistry

Perovskite, Optoelectronics, Chemical engineering, Catalysis and Quantum dot are his primary areas of study. Edward H. Sargent has included themes like Chemical physics, Quantum well, Halide, Nanocrystal and Photovoltaic system in his Perovskite study. He combines subjects such as Photovoltaics and Passivation with his study of Optoelectronics.

His studies in Catalysis integrate themes in fields like Electrocatalyst, Electrosynthesis, Copper, Reversible hydrogen electrode and Aqueous solution. His study in Quantum dot is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Electron mobility, Absorption, Charge carrier and Lasing threshold. In his study, Nanotechnology is strongly linked to Organic solar cell, which falls under the umbrella field of Exciton.

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Top Publications

Low trap-state density and long carrier diffusion in organolead trihalide perovskite single crystals

Dong Shi;Valerio Adinolfi;Riccardo Comin;Mingjian Yuan.
Science (2015)

2701 Citations

Solution-processed PbS quantum dot infrared photodetectors and photovoltaics

Steven A. McDonald;Gerasimos Konstantatos;Shiguo Zhang;Paul W. Cyr.
Nature Materials (2005)

1959 Citations

Ultrasensitive solution-cast quantum dot photodetectors

Gerasimos Konstantatos;Ian Howard;Armin Fischer;Sjoerd Hoogland.
Nature (2006)

1613 Citations

Colloidal-quantum-dot photovoltaics using atomic-ligand passivation

Jiang Tang;Kyle W. Kemp;Sjoerd H. Hoogland;Kwangseob Jeong.
Nature Materials (2011)

1323 Citations

Efficient and stable solution-processed planar perovskite solar cells via contact passivation.

Hairen Tan;Ankit Jain;Oleksandr Voznyy;Xinzheng Lan.
Science (2017)

1284 Citations

Hybrid passivated colloidal quantum dot solids

Alexander H. Ip;Susanna M. Thon;Sjoerd Hoogland;Oleksandr Voznyy.
Nature Nanotechnology (2012)

1158 Citations

Nanostructured materials for photon detection

Gerasimos Konstantatos;Edward H. Sargent.
Nature Nanotechnology (2010)

1092 Citations

Perovskite energy funnels for efficient light-emitting diodes

Mingjian Yuan;Li Na Quan;Li Na Quan;Riccardo Comin;Grant Walters.
Nature Nanotechnology (2016)

1023 Citations

Homogeneously dispersed, multimetal oxygen-evolving catalysts

Bo Zhang;Bo Zhang;Xueli Zheng;Xueli Zheng;Oleksandr Voznyy;Riccardo Comin.
Science (2016)

1003 Citations

Materials interface engineering for solution-processed photovoltaics

Michael Graetzel;René A. J. Janssen;David B. Mitzi;Edward H. Sargent.
Nature (2012)

963 Citations

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