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Our Young Researchers

We introduce you the faces behind the project

Basma Mewafy

Indicate your current career stage.
2nd year PostDoc

Where are you from?
Alexandria, Egypt

What is your scientific/professional background?
Material Science and Engineering

Which institution do you work at?
Leibniz Institute for Plasma Science and Technology

What was your motivation to devote yourself to science/research?
Science shines the world and break the borders, research is the definite way to realize the scientific ideas.

What are your tasks in the project/what is your area of responsibility?
Project responsible and working on the work package 3 tasks:

  • Identification of candidate materials for high performance MIEC membrane
  • Synthesis and optimisation of bulk, thin layer and composite membranes and characterisation of performance and Stability
  • Selection of a benchmark membrane for incorporation in final device

What fascinates you about the project?
It is a future game changer project with amazing team of experts, it motivates me to keep dreaming for a sustainable green energy and work hard for achieve this dream.

What is your favorite part of your work?
Challenges

When you are not researching, what do you do in your freetime?
Travelling, workout, painting, oriental dancing and reading