Prof. Dhayalan Velauthapillai is listed seventh in the Forskerforum indicator report. His research focuses on nanomaterials for new types of solar cells, hydrogen production and energy storage. As the head of the research group on Advanced Nanomaterials for Clean Energy and Health Applications, he highlighted the international collaboration and the support from the faculty as important reasons for the high publication points.
– I have a broad international collaboration and supervise many PhD students who come here to Norway to work on their research projects. All this helped the publishing speed. I have to thank the entire management at the institute, the faculty and the top management who have supported me the whole time. It gives me motivation in my work.