01/09/2014 – Arriving at Cyprus University of Technology
First working day at the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science and Engineering
18/11/2014 – Submitting the start-up funding application
The research proposal ‘Electro-optical Characterization of Photoelectronic Devices’ is submitted to the Research Office of the University
07/02/2015 – Request for laboratory space is filed
A request letter for independent laboratory space is submitted
04/09/2015 – Incubation period
Start-up funding (€40k) is granted, begin purchasing the basic laboratory equipment of the Device Technology and Chemical Physics Lab in Limassol, Cyprus.
06/2016 – Securing independent lab space
Cyprus University of Technology assigns laboratory space to the Device Technology and Chemical Physics Laboratory.
07/2016 – 12/2016 – Lab space reconstruction
Cyprus University of Technology conducts the renovation works of the assigned laboratory space.
01/01/2017 – Constructions work completed
Cyprus University of Technology delivers renovated laboratory space to the Device Technology and Chemical Physics Lab.
01/02/2017 – Lab is up and running
First incoming undergraduate Diploma students!
10/2017 – Disseminating to general public
Hosting training personnel and directors of the Bayerischer Volkshochschulverband e. V. (Bavarian Adult Education Union) in the Device Technology and Chemical Physics Lab
11/2017 – Disseminating to high school students
Hosting teaching staff and students of the Aradippou High school (Larnaka, Cyprus) in the Device Technology and Chemical Physics Lab
06/03/2019 – Installing the optical table
Optical table is installed in the Lab.
18/04/2019 – Visiting KAUST, Saudi Arabia
Prof. Keivanidis completed his research visit to the Ultrafast Dynamics Group at KAUST Solar Centre.
Thank you Prof. Frédéric Laquai for the warm hospitality!
17/06/2019 – Installing the glovebox system
Glovebox-integrated Thermal Evaporator System is installed in the Lab.
20/06/2019 – Installing the NdYAG/OPO laser system
NdYAG/OPO laser system is installed in the Lab.
14/07/2019 – Visiting IMDEA Nanociencia, Spain
Our research associate Christos Patsalidis completed his research visit to IMDEA Nanociencia. Thank you Prof. Juan Cabanillas González for the warm hospitality!
01/09/2019 – Arrival of Dr Peisen Yuan
Dr Peisen Yuan joins the Device Technology and Chemical Physics Lab as a post-doctoral research associate. Welcome Yuan!
01/09/2019 – Incoming PhD student
Graduate student Giannis Antoniou joins the Device Technology and Chemical Physics Lab as a PhD student. Welcome Giannis!
14/10/2019 – Visiting Université Paris-Sud, France
Our research associate Christos Patsalidis completed his research visit to the Laboratoire de Physique des Solides at Université Paris-Sud. Thank you Prof. Alexei Chepelianskii for the warm hospitality!
16/10/2019 – Installing the spectrograph/CCD system
The spectrograph/CCD camera system installed in the Lab.
16/02/20 – OPENDAY Event 2020
The Device Technology and Chemical Physics Lab participates in the OPENDAY event organized by Cyprus University of Technology