Roy Vellaisamy is a Professor of Intelligent systems at the James Watt School of Engineering, University of Glasgow. He works on multidisciplinary research blending device physics with materials chemistry and electronic engineering. He has published over 200 articles in journals such as Nature Communications, Advanced Materials, Advanced Functional Materials, Analytical Chemistry etc. and has 21 patents. Recently, he received gold medal for his “Sensor Platform” at the International Exhibition of Inventions Geneva 2019.
Roy mainly focuses on molecular materials (Inorganic, organic and biological molecules) for electronic devices such as Thin Film Transistors (TFTs), Photovoltaic devices and Sensors. His research is interdisciplinary and it’s a blend of Physics, Materials science, Engineering, and Biology.