Dr. Punitharasu Vellimalai, finished his doctoral research at CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory at India. He part of the team that is involved in Indian Government’s largest Solar Mission Project “TAPSUN” with Dr. J. Nithyanandhan. Currently he joined the Bashouti’s lab after receiving the Kreitman Schoolship for Post-Doctoral position. His research is focused on the molecular engineering of squaraine based dyes as promising class of metal free organic dyes to achieve the high efficiency energy conversion devices like Dye sensitized solar cells (DSSCs). Hobbies: Cooking, walking and exercise. Statement: With Great Power Comes with Great Responsibility.