Samuel did his undergraduate in Imperial College London and graduated with a BEng, 1st Class Hon. in Materials Science. He is presently working under Space Solar Project Initiative, supporting it by developing selective frequency antireflective coatings as well as investigating the performance and space compatibility of lead halide perovskite-based and 2D van der Waal heterostructure-based solar cells. He is supported by the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR). Sam enjoys fine wines, tragic operas and a good story.