Research Assistant Professor College of Science, Institute for Quanfum Science and Engineering

Cai LIU, Research Assistant Professor, Shenzhen Institute for Quantum Science and Engineering (SIQSE), Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech).

Research Assistant Professor Cai Liu got Bachelor's degree of materials physics at Sichuan University in 2006. As supported by the Ministry of Education, Science and Culture of Japan, he got his Ph. D. of Engineering at The University of Tokyo. He then came back and stayed at Sichuan University from 2015 to 2018 as a Postdoc, assistant research fellow and associate research fellow respectively. From July 2018, he joined SIQSE of SUSTech as a Research Assistant Professor.

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materials epitaxy (metal-organic vapor phase epitaxy, molecular beam epitaxy), optoelectrical devices (photovoltaics/solar cells, LEDs), quantum materials

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• 3-um crack-free and high quality GaN-on-Si: during his doctoral program, he carried out the MOVPE of GaN-on-Si which was funded by NuFlare Technology Inc.. Based on AlN buffer and interlayers, he established basic GaN-on-Si MOVPE process, focused on stress and quality control, achieved 3-um crack-free GaN-on-Si with high quality and demonstrated blue LED on it. The results facilitated NuFlare Tech.’s 8-inch GaN-on-Si MOVPE equipments development significantly.

• High-efficiency CdTe thin film solar cells: Joined in 3 national high-tech or key basic research programs on CdTe solar cells. Took part in the construction of the first domestic thin film solar cell production line with independent intellectual properties. Contributed to the domestic recorded CdTe thin film solar cell conversion efficiency of 18.5%.

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