Centre Member Profile

Nima Dehdashti Akhavan
Employer: University of Western Australia
Centre Role: Researcher
Job Title in TMOS: Postdoctoral Researcher

Nima Dehdashti Akhavan received his Ph.D. degree in microelectronics from the Tyndall National Institute, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland, in 2011.

Since 2012 he has been part of the Research Staff with the Microelectronics Research Group at the University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia, where he was involved in modelling, growth and characterization of mercury cadmium telluride infrared detectors, and quantum transport in nanostructures.

He is currently the program manager for Enhanced IR detectors at ARC Centre of Excellence for Transformative Meta-Optical Systems (TMOS) at UWA, where his research is on high QE and reduced-cooling detectors for imaging and sensing applications.