Zakya H. Kafafi


Basic Sciences

9th edition

Adjunct Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Lehigh University (United States).


Author of pioneering work in organic light-emitting materials and devices, leading to applications in flat panel displays and solid state lighting, she has successfully integrated plasmonic nanostructures with organic solar cells to improve their efficiencies.

Her honors include an Edison Patent Award from the Naval Research Laboratory and an R&D 100 Award.

She is also Founding Editor-in-Chief of the ‘Journal of Photonics for Energy’.