Jacek Jasieniak

Jacek Jasieniak

Director of the Monash Energy Materials and Systems Institute at Monash University

Startupbootcamp Energy Australia Mentor

Dr. Jasieniak brings a wealth of industrial and academic research experience in the areas of energy materials and technology. He has technical expertise in solar cell development, light emitting devices, transistors and advanced coatings, having worked on numerous multi-million dollar projects as a researcher at CSIRO and now at an Associate Professor at Monash University. He previously founded Lucent Media, a start-up commercialising electroluminecent devices for the marketing sector. Dr. Jasieniak is also currently the Director of the Monash Energy Materials and Systems Institute (MEMSI) – the overarching energy-related front for Monash University to industry, government and the public. His most notable awards include being a Bragg Award Winner, recipient of the University Medal at Flinders University, winner of the Chancellor’s Prize at Melbourne University for best Ph.D. thesis, Fulbright fellow and Tall Poppy Award Winner.