Amit Goyal

PhD

Amit Goyal.

Amit Goyal

PhD

Amit Goyal

PhD

SUNY Distinguished Professor and
SUNY Empire Innovation Professor
Director, UB Initiative on Plastics Recycling and Innovation, a NYS Center of Excellence (April 2022 – to date)
Founding Director, The RENEW Institute (Jan 2015-July 2021)

Research Topics

Heteroepitaxial Growth of Functional Materials & Devices; Strain-driven Self-Assembly of Advanced Materials; Advanced Energy and Electronic Materials; Clean Energy Technologies.

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Future Research Emphasis

The interest is to catalyze an interdisciplinary effort that has the potential to make a major impact and establish a leading competency in the following broad research themes:

  • Single-crystal and single-crystal-Like graphene in large-areas
  • Controlled self-assembly of nanomaterials for energy & electronic applications
  • High-performance, flexible, electric and electronic materials and sensors for energy and electronics applications
  • Kerf-less fabrication of SiC and other wideband gap materials as well other rigid electronic materials for high-performance, low-cost, devices for applications such as power electronics devices
  • Microstructurally engineered materials for wide-ranging applications in extreme environments
  • Next generation, energy generation, energy storage and energy transmission materials
  • Next Generation, Single Photon Detectors for Transformative Impact
  • Advanced materials and devices for environmental applications and sustainable building technologies
  • Plastics recycling and innovation
  • Waste tire recycling