Mutalifu Abulikemu

PhD Student
Functional Nanomaterials Laboratory (FuNL)
Solar & Photovoltaics Engineering Research Center (SPERC)

Research Interests

The development of homo-and hetero structure nanoscale materials and their surface functionalisation   for energy conversion. The synthesis of metal-inorganic/organic semiconductor hybrid nonstructural for light absorption enhancement  in photovoltaic devices. The preparation of functional ink for printable photovoltaic devices.

Selected Publications

  • Size-Tunable Phosphorescence in Colloidal Metastable γ-Ga2O3 Nanocrystals
    T. Wang, S. S. Farvid, M. Abulikemu, P. V. Radovanovic
    J. Am. Chem Soc., 132, 9250-9252, (2010)


  • M.Sc., Materials Science & Engineering, University of Waterloo & Milan University of Technology, Italy, 2006-2008