Dr. Haley Bauser

Alumni - Industry and Private Sector


Haley graduated with a PhD in Applied Physics in 2022. Her thesis is titled “High Contrast Nanophotonics for Scalable Photovoltaics and Solar Fuels”. She is currently a R&D Engineer in Optical Materials at Varda Space Industries in El Segundo, CA.


Available Publications

Amorphous silicon carbide high contrast gratings as highly efficient spectrally selective visible reflectors

Haley C. Bauser, Morgan D. Foley, Megan E. Phelan, William Weigand, David R. Needell, Zachary C. Holman, and Harry A. Atwater
Optica Publishing Group. Collection. https://doi.org/10.6084/m9.figshare.c.6034724.v2 (2022)

A hybrid coupler for directing quantum light emission with high radiative Purcell enhancement to a dielectric metasurface lens

Frank Yang, Pankaj Kumar Jha, Hamidreza Akbari, Haley C. Bauser, and Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Applied Physics (2021) - Quantum Photonics

Silicon Heterojunction Microcells

Maggie M. Potter, Megan E. Phelan, Pradeep Balaji, Phillip Jahelka, Haley C. Bauser, Rebecca D. Glaudell, Cora M. Went, Michael J. Enright, David R. Needell, André Augusto, Harry A. Atwater, and Ralph G. Nuzzo
(2021) - Photovoltaics

AlSb as a material for high index contrast nanophotonics

Haley C Bauser, David R. Needell, and Harry A. Atwater
Optical Materials Express (2021) - Nanophotonics

Outdoor performance of a tandem InGaP/Si photovoltaic luminescent solar concentrator

Megan Phelan, David R. Needell, Haley Bauser, Hanxiao Su, Michael Deceglie, San Theingi, Brent Koscher, Zach Nett, Colton R. Bukowsky, Ognjen Ilic, Paul Stradins, John Geisz, Ralph Nuzzo, A. Paul Alivisatos, Harry A. Atwater
Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 223 (2021) 110945 (2021) - Photovoltaics