Additive Manufacturing of Multifunctional Contact Lenses and Optical Devices
Prof. Dr. Haider Butt
Khalifa University, Abu Dhabi, VAE
Host: Prof. Aránzazu del Campo
Dr. Haider Butt did his M. Phil. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Cambridge (UK) in 2008, followed by a PhD in 2012. He was selected as the Henslow Research Fellow by the Cambridge Philosophical Society, University of Cambridge, in October 2012. In 2013, he was appointed as a Lecturer of Nanotechnology at the School of Engineering, University of Birmingham (UK) and was promoted to Senior Lecturer in 2016. He joined Khalifa University as an Associate Professor in Mechanical Engineering in 2019, where he presently leads a Nanophotonic Laboratory. His group’s research focusses on additive manufacturing of nanophotonic devices, particularly smart contact lenses for sensing and color blindness related applications.
Contact: Sylvia de Graaf
Phone: +49 (0)681 9300