Jena Barnes

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Jena earned a BS in Materials Science and Engineering from Stanford University in 2013. She is currently being advised by Dr. Nico Hotz.

Contact Information:

  • Email Address: jena.barnes@duke.edu

Research Interests:

Jena is currently working on Plasmon-Assisted Solar Energy Conversion for Wearable Technologies: this research employs plasmonic nanoparticles that provide localized heating which has the ability drive solar energy conversion processes. Such a system has the potential to be incorporated into wearable technologies.