Alex Ignatiev, PhD
President & CTO
Quarius Technologies Worldwide, LLC
Dr. Alex Ignatiev is the President and the Chief Technology Officer of Quarius
Technologies Worldwide, LLC. He is also Cullen Professor of Physics, Chemistry, Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Houston and is the Director of the Center for Advanced Materials. Alex has been instrumental in the start up of five separate companies, is on the board of directors of three companies, is the chief science officer of three companies and is the Director of Research for Quarius Technologies Institute, Philippines.
Alex has more than 25 patents, 320 research publications and leads research in nano structures, thin film photovoltaic, thermo photovoltaic power converters, Thin Film Solid Oxide Fuel Cells and RF Plasma gasification.
Additionally, Alex is Founder of Alternative Energy Research Institute, an International Interdisciplinary integration of research in science, engineering, technology, architecture, law, business and social science. AERI develops technology, policy and strategies for the New Energy Sector.