People

Principal Investigator

Thomas Alan Cooper

Assistant Professor, Head of CooperLab

Education

2015-2018  |  Postdoc  |  MIT  |  Mechanical Engineering

2014 |  Dr. Sc. |  ETH Zurich |  Mechanical Engineering

2010 |  M.Sc. |  ETH Zurich |  Mechanical Engineering

2008 |  B.A.Sc. |  University of Toronto |  Mechanical Engineering

Bio

Dr. Cooper joined the Department of Mechanical Engineering at York University in 2018. He received his PhD and MSc from ETH Zurich in 2014 and 2010 respectively, and his BASc from the University of Toronto in 2008. His research at ETH focused on the development of novel optical concepts for concentrating photovoltaics, and new materials for solar fuel production through two-step thermochemical H2O and CO2 splitting. Prior to joining Lassonde, Dr. Cooper was a postdoc at MIT, where his research targeted the development of nanoporous materials with tailored optical and thermal properties for solar energy applications.

 


Current Members


 

Ikbal Kabir

PhD Candidate

Tahzinul Islam

MSc Student

Anahita Pirvaram

MSc Student

Perry Ni

Perry Ni

MSc Student

Matteo Timpano

MSc Student

Gianpaolo Lenarduzzi

MSc Student

Mubariz Nagi

MSc Student


Past Members


 

Theresa Nguyen

Research Assistant

Fawaz Khan

Research Assistant

Jushwin Mahal

Research Assistant

Sara Kashanchi

Research Assistant

Jaskar Dhillon

Research Volunteer

Lucine Dayian

Research Assistant

Sultan Humidan

Research Assistant

Philip Casonati

Visiting Student

Donato Gervasio

Research Assistant

Kourosh Toghrol

Research Assistant