Dr Leonardo Silvestri
Visiting Fellow

Dr Leonardo Silvestri

Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications

Leonardo Silvestri is Adjunct Senior Lecturer at the University of New South Wales and co-founder of Zedelef Pty Ltd. He received his degree in Physics from the University of Pisa and a PhD in Materials Science from the Scuola Normale Superiore of Pisa, Italy. His current research includes the development and commercialisation of a novel liquid crystal-based optical transducer, with applications in optical sensing networks, Q-switched lasers and optrode arrays for biopotential recording.

  • Journal articles | 2013
    Cervenka J; Lau DWM; Dontschuk N; Shimoni O; Silvestri L; Ladouceur F; Duvall SG; Prawer S, 2013, 'Nucleation and chemical vapor deposition growth of polycrystalline diamond on aluminum nitride: Role of surface termination and polarity', Crystal Growth and Design, vol. 13, pp. 3490 - 3497, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/cg400383t
    Journal articles | 2013
    Silvestri L; Cervenka J; Prawer SD; Ladouceur F, 2013, 'First principle study of valence-band offsets at AlN/diamond heterojunctions', Diamond and Related Materials, vol. 31, pp. 25 - 29, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.diamond.2012.10.010