Emeritus Professor in Applied Physics, University of Technology Sydney

Geoff Smith is Emeritus Professor in Applied Physics. He is renowned for contributions to science and technology in energy, coatings and nanotechnology and is a world leader in green nanotechnology.

Based at UTS since 1973, his solar energy work started in 1974 after a PhD at Monash University and two years at the University of Sussex, UK. Professor Smith has spent periods on renewable energy projects at Chalmers University of Technology, and University of Uppsala Sweden, The University of Houston, Texas and Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, California, USA. His group has worked with large and small corporations from Germany, USA, Japan, UK and Australia.

Experience

  • –present
    Emeritus Professor in Applied Physics, University of Technology Sydney
  • 1993–2007
    Professor of Applied Physics, University of Technology Sydney

Education

  • 2003 
    PhD (honoris causa), Universiity of Uppsala (Sweden)
  • 1971 
    PhD , Monash
  • 1968 
    BSc (Hons), UNE

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow AIE
  • Fellow AIP
  • Fellow SPIE
  • Member SVC USA