Thilini Ekanayaka selected as national finalist

Thilini Ekanayaka, a graduate student working with Takashi Komesu and Andrew Yost in Physics and  Astronomy, was selected as a national finalist to present her abstract at  the national American Vacuum Society conference in October 2019.  Thilini is 1 of 8 finalists competing for 5 national awards.  She competed against over 2000 other student applicants to make the final list. Thilini’s work is on an Energy Center project entitled “Doping Metal-Chalcogenide Quantum Dot Solar Cells for Enhanced Device”.