Name: Yaping “Vera” Ji

Status: Graduate student, PhD program

Office: 105 Stanley Thomas Hall

Project: FOCUS project

Email: yji [at]

Bio: Vera joins Dr. Escarra’s research group from August, 2014. Her research interests includes high energy conversion efficiency III-V solar cell, the growth and fabrication of semiconductor materials and optical thin film design and deposition. She is now engaged in the FOCUS project, mainly responsible for the simulation of optical and electrical performance about designed III-V group solar cell module.

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