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Dr. Jayan Thomas

Dr. Jayan Thomas

Associate Professor, NanoScience Technology Center, and Optics & Photonics



407-882-0196 (Office)


480 NSTC


Awards & Honors

2018 Excellence in Research Award - College Level
2018 Excellence in Research Award - University Award
2016 Reach for the stars award, University of Central Florida
2015 R&D100 award
2014 Excellence in Research (Centers Award)
2014 NSF CAREER award
2014 Excellence in Research Award, University of Central Florida
2014 World Technology Awards ENERGY Finalist
2010 VEECO award for the best nanotechnology innovations

Recent Publications

Kumar, K. S., Choudhary, N., Jung, Y., and Thomas, J.
"Recent Advances in Two-Dimensional Nanomaterials for Supercapacitor Electrode Applications"
ACS Energy Letters, 3(2), pp. 482-495
S.J. Varma, J. Kumar, Y. Liu, K. Layne, J. Wu, C. Liang, Y. Nakanishi, A. Aliyan, W. Yang, P.M. Ajayan, J. Thomas
"2D TiS2 layers: a superior nonlinear optical limiting material"
Advanced Optical Materials, 5(24), 1700713
J. Kumar, S.J. Varma, Y. Liu, K. Layne, J. Wu, C. Liang, Y. Nakanishi, A. Aliyan, W. Yang, P.M. Ajayan, J. Thomas
"Enhanced nonlinear optical limiting in TiS2 dichalcogenide 2D sheets"
SPIE Organic Photonics & Electronics, San Diego, California
N. Choudhary, C. Li, J. Moore, N. Nagaiah, L. Zhai, Y. Jung, and J. Thomas
"Asymmetric supercapacitor electrodes and devices"
Advanced Materials, 29(21), 1605336
N. Choudhary, C. Li, H-S. Chung, J. Moore, J. Thomas, and Y. Jung
"High-performance one-body core/shell nanowire supercapacitor enabled by conformal growth of capacitive 2D WS2 layers"
ACS Nano 10(12), pp. 10726-10735, cover story
C. Li, M. M. Islam, J. Moore, J. Sleppy, C. Morrison, K. Konstantinov, S. X. Dou, C. Renduchintala, and J. Thomas
"Wearable energy-smart ribbons for synchronous energy harvest and storage"
Nature Communications 7, 13319
C. Li, J. Sleppy, N. Dhasmana, M. Soliman, L. Tetard, and J. Thomas
"A PCBM-assisted perovskite growth process to fabricate high efficiency semitransparent solar cells"
Journal of Materials Chemistry A, Cover story, 4, pp.11648
C. Li, Y. Ding, M. Soliman, J. Lorenzo, N. Dhasmana, P. Chantharasupawong, A.V. Ievlev, A.J. Gesquiere, L. Tetard, and J. Thomas
"Probing ternary solvent effect in high V-oc polymer solar cells using advanced AFM techniques"
ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 8(7), pp.4730-4738
Z.A. Yu, J. Moore, J. Calderon, L. Zhai, J. Thomas
"Coil-type asymmetric supercapacitor electrical cables"
Small, 11(39), pp.5289-5295
P. Chantharasupawong
"Nano and nanostructured materials for optical applications"
A dissertation submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in CREOL, The College of Optics and Photonics at the University of Central Florida Orlando


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