Group Members


Noel (Chris) Giebink

Assistant professor

Department of Electrical Engineering

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA

209H EE West

Ph: 814-865-2229


Chris Giebink joined the Electrical Engineering Department in the fall of 2011 following two years as the George Wells Beadle postdoctoral fellow at Argonne National Laboratory, where he focused on solar energy-related research. He received his Ph.D. in electrical engineering from Princeton University working on organic light emitting diodes and lasers, and holds undergraduate degrees in both Physics and Engineering Science from Trinity University (TX).  He holds 5 patents and is a recipient of the DARPA YFA and AFOSR YIP awards.  He is a member the Optical Society of America, SPIE, IEEE, the American Physical Society, and the Materials Research Society.


Graduate Students

Undergraduate Students

Rijul Dhanker

  1. Fei Bu (2014-2015), Thesis: “Anti-Stokes luminescence in Lumogen F dyes”

  2. Beverly Post (2014-2015), Thesis: “Exploring the concept of self-oscillating photovoltaics”

  3. Brian Markman (2012-2013)

  4. Bethany Bernardo (2012-2013), Thesis: “NPD-C60 organic solar cell charge transfer state characteristics”

  5. Josh McGowan (2012-2013), Thesis: “Light concentration via waveguide surface curvature”

  6. Xuerong Xiao (2012)




Yixin Yan

Taehwan Kim

Alex Grede

Jared Price

Yufei Shen

Alyssa Brigeman

Yufei Jia

Seeking students for  2016/2017

Post-doctoral Researchers

Current post-doc opening in OLED photophysics and modeling >> Interested applicants should email a CV and cover letter to Prof. Giebink

Baomin Wang