Imperial College London


Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Physics

Academic Visitor







Blackett LaboratorySouth Kensington Campus





Professor in Experimental Physics: Photon-assisted Energy Conversion (W2 tenure-track) at the Faculty of Physics, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (LMU), Munich, Germany.

Academic lead of the Plasmonic Chemistry Group at LMU Munich, Germany. 

Awarded ERC Starting Grant 2018.

Visiting researcher at the Chemistry Department, University College London, UK

Interests: Nanoplasmonics/Nanophotonics/Nanochemistry/Photocatalysis

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Lee S, Hwang H, Lee W, et al., 2020, Core-Shell Bimetallic Nanoparticle Trimers for Efficient Light-to-Chemical Energy Conversion, Acs Energy Letters, Vol:5, ISSN:2380-8195, Pages:3881-3890

Lee JB, Walker H, Li Y, et al., 2020, Template Dissolution Interfacial Patterning of Single Colloids for Nanoelectrochemistry and Nanosensing., Acs Nano

Poblet M, Li Y, Cortés E, et al., 2020, Direct Detection of Optical Forces of Magnetic Nature in Dielectric Nanoantennas., Nano Lett, Vol:20, Pages:7627-7634

Gargiulo J, Berte R, Li Y, et al., 2019, From optical to chemical hot spots in plasmonics, Accounts of Chemical Research, Vol:52, ISSN:0001-4842, Pages:2525-2535

Cortes E, 2018, Activating plasmonic chemistry, Science, Vol:362, ISSN:0036-8075, Pages:28-29

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