Date of joining:

August , 2014

Mr. Aiswarya Abhisek Mohapatra
Senior Research Fellow
Solid State and Structural Chemistry Unit (SSCU)
Indian Institute of Science (IISc)
Bengaluru 560012, INDIA
Phone: 080 2336 2099


  • Design and synthesis of pi-conjugated donor and acceptor molecules and their application in binary and ternary blend organic photovoltaics (OPV)
  • Developing high dielectric constant conjugated polymers for optoelectronics
  • Design and application of non-fullerene acceptors in OPVs


  • 2012 – 2014: M.Sc. Chemistry, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad.
  • 2009 – 2012: B.Sc. Chemistry Honours, B.J.B. Autonomous College, Bhubaneswar.

Experience (Internship)

  • May 2013 – July 2013: Summer Research Fellow, JNCASR, Bengaluru
  • January 2014 – May 2014: M.Sc. Project, School of Chemistry, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad
  • January 2016 – March 2016: Visiting Student in Physics, Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge, UK
  • November 2018 – February 2019: Visiting Student in Physics, Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge, UK


  • Alec Pickett, Abhisek Mohapatra, Amrit Laudari, Soma Khanra, Thulasi Ram, Satish Patil, Suchismita Guha Hybrid ZnO-organic semiconductor interfaces in photodetectors: A comparison of two near-infrared donor-acceptor copolymers Organic Electronics 2017, 45, 115-123
  • Aiswarya Abhisek Mohapatra, Vincent Kim, Boregowda Puttaraju, Aditya Sadhanala, Xuechen Jiao, Christopher R McNeill, Richard H Friend, Satish Patil Forster Resonance Energy Transfer Drives Higher Efficiency in Ternary Blend Organic Solar Cells ACS Applied Energy Materials 2018, 1, 4874-4882