Tuesday, February 02, 2021

Congratulations Professor Donal!

Professor Donal Bradley named a Fellow of the US National Academy of Inventors.

​KAUST Vice President for Research and Distinguished Professor of Materials Physics and Device Engineering in the Material Science and Engineering Program, Professor Donal Radley, has been named a Fellow of the US National Academy of Inventors.

Founded in 2010, the US National Academy of Inventors “recognize and encourage inventors with patents issued from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, enhance the visibility of academic technology and innovation.” Learn more here.

“The NAI Fellows Program was established to highlight academic inventors who have demonstrated a prolific spirit of innovation in creating or facilitating outstanding inventions that have made a tangible impact on quality of life, economic development and the welfare of society.”

Professor Bradley's research focuses on the science and application of soluble semiconductors, with interests that include materials design and characterization for light emission, charge carrier transport, and photocharge generation. His new research group at KAUST comprises Research Scientist Dr. Marc Sims and Postdocs Dr. Iain Hamilton and Dr. Qi Zhang. He is also a co-founder with Dr. Peter Levermore (CEO) of PeroLED, a KAUST funded spin-in company developing colour-optimised display technologies. Read Professor Bradley’s full profile here.

Photo: Khulud Muath