Prof Rachel Oliver FREng

Prof. Rachel Oliver FREng FIMMM

CSO & Co-Founder

Rachel is a Professor in Materials Science at the Department of Materials Science, University of Cambridge and a fellow of Robinson College, Cambridge. She is also the Director of the Cambridge Centre for Gallium Nitride (GaN). She has led several EPSRC and ERC grants including large international collaborations and industry-funded projects. She is a member of the UKNC management committee and the Internal Strategy Committee of the National III-V Centre. Rachel has been named one of the Top 50 Women in Engineering 2020 and being recognised for her work on sustainable lighting based on nitride light emitting diodes (LEDs).