EXCILIGHT research:

Gintautas will explore covering techniques required for OLED production including different device characterisation techniques to develop encapsulation techniques for protection, utilise the advantages of the OVPD process and improve the exciplex layer and OLED.



Supervisory Team:

Prof Michael Heuken (AIXTRON), A. Vescan (RAU), Prof Guglielmo Lanzani (SAB member)

Scientific background:

2015-2016: Worker in the project of scientific co-operation program of Lithuania-Belarus “Synthesis and investigation of new monomers and polymers for organic light-emitting diodes”:

  • Synthesis and photopolymerization of organic semiconductors containing reactive functional groups.
  • Thermal, optical, photophysical, electrochemical studies of monomers and polymers

2015: Visiting scholar at Catholic University of Leuven (Belgium) by FP7 project “Centre of Excellence in Organic Semiconductor Research” (CEOSeR):

  • Synthesis of polymers for organic light-emitting diodes.
  • Molecular weight determination of polymers by gel permeation chromatography (GPS).

2014-2016: Kaunas University of Technology, Master’s Degree in Chemistry (with honors).

2010-2014: Kaunas University of Technology, Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering (with honors).

Selection of completed Bachelor and Master modules: Physical Chemistry, Chemical Analysis, Analytical and Preparative Chromatography, Thermal Analysis and X-Ray Powder Diffraction Methods, Spectroscopy of Organic Compounds, Instrumental Analysis, Collected Chapters of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Materials Science, Strength of Materials, Polymers Physics and Chemistry, Technology of Nanomaterials, Chemistry and Technology of Smart Materials.