Meet the Innovators Under 35

Michael Saliba, EPFL

2017 Innovator Under 35: Finding ways to make promising perovskite-based solar cells practical

Michael Saliba, Marie Curie Fellow, EPFL

Dr. Michael Saliba is a Marie Curie Fellow based at EPFL. He completed his PhD in 2014 at Oxford University. His research focuses on understanding and improving the optoelectronic properties of emerging photovoltaic technologies for a sustainable energy future, with an emphasis on perovskite solar cells. In 2016, he received the Young Scientist Award of the German University Association.


Innovators Under 35
individuals whose superb technical work promises to shape the coming decades through the development of new technology or the creative application of existing technologies to solve problems.