Litty V Thekkekara

Research Interests

  • Laser-material interactions
  • Nano photonics
  • Biophotonics
  • Energy harvesting and storage applications
  • Sensing


  • PGDCA, Sacred Heart College
  • M. Sc Photonics and Biophotonics, University of Madras
  • M. Business Law, Southern Cross University
  • Phd in Applied Physics, RMIT University

Litty Thekkekara is a Research Fellow at Functional Materials and Microsystems group at RMIT University and Research Program Manager for optical sensing at TMOS. She is a member of OSA, SPIE and IEEE. Before joining TMOS, she co-founded a company for the graphene manufacturing and was working as the chief technology officer in the company. Her works have been made several non-disclosure agreements with the leading industries in the related fields. Her academic interests include light-matter interactions, energy harvesting, sensing, science policy and commercialisation.

Current Projects

  • Laser-material interactions
  • Sensing technologies
  • Micro-Nano fabrication

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