The Sustainable Electronic Technologies (SET) group aims to address aspects of sustainability which relate to electricity, electronics and communication. Electronic devices (computers, mobile phones, data centres) use a significant amount of the world's total energy consumption. Low power and efficient computing and electricity from renewable resources is required to allow electronic devices to have a continued positive impact on society.
Southampton Electronics and Computer Science (ECS) Assistant Professor Tasmiat Rahman is leading a project to transform the lives and health of around three billion people across the world who are using biomass stoves to cook food in their homes.Read More
Sustainable Electronic Technologies experts from the University of Southampton have demonstrated a new plasma patterning technique that can create high-quality nanostructured surfaces for infrared thermal control coatings and nonlinear optics.Read More