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Keywords: Computational Science – AI for Science – Chemical Energy
Süleyman Er leads the Solar Fuels Department and the Autonomous Energy Materials Discovery Group at DIFFER. Additionally, he serves as a member of DIFFER and TU/e-EIRES management teams. His academic background in Chemistry and Physics has paved the way for his research focused on the development and application of computational and AI methods to accelerate the discovery of molecules and materials for various energy conversion and storage applications. His achievements include numerous research grants, projects, publications, patents, AI-based software tools, and FAIR databases of molecules and materials. He has been honoured with several research and innovation awards, such as the Young Energy Scientist and eScience Center Fellowships, recognition in the Mission Innovation Champions Program, and the William A. Goddard Medal. Er has also supervised a diverse cadre of researchers, many of whom have successfully advanced in their careers across various sectors.