Student Executive Board
Sustainable Power Systems Representative
Staff at the S-Lab
Professor Sue Carter
Professor of the Physics Department, Associate Dean of Graduate Studies at UCSC
Sue Carter is a distinguished Professor at UCSC, where she has worked for over 20 years, and the Associate Dean of Graduate Studies. She is also the Director of the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurial Development (CIED) and has founded several companies during her remarkable career.
Tela is a UCSC PhD program graduate and engineer. She is skilled in all stages of component and apparatus development for device testing: design prototyping, fabrication and assembly, and implementation, as well as instrumentation control and data acquisition. Her professional focus is on sustainable energy practices.
Katie is a graduate student in the Physics Department and lab manager of Carter Labs, and the former lab manager of the S-lab. Her research focuses on the development and characterization of materials in photovoltiac systems, with an emphasis in thin-film devices. She specializes in fabrication techniques and a variety of spectroscopy methods.