Davide Moia

Favourite Thing: Discussing with my colleagues new hypotheses in front of a big white board



Politecnico di Milano, Imperial College London


Bsc and Msc in Electrical Engineering, PhD in Physics

Work History:

IMEC, Imperial College London

Current Job:



Imperial College London

About Me

I am a scientist working on solar energy

I am from Italy and now live in London. I grew up in a small town in the Alps, skiing and hiking are some of my favourite things to do. I like rock music and played drums in a few bands in the past. I love food and like to try different new cuisines, I am particularly fond of cheese and chocolate.

My Work

Scientist working on solar energy and energy storage

My Typical Day

My day starts around 9, I reply emails, go to the lab to run experiments, attend meetings and supervise physics students that want to learn abour solar cells.

My Interview

How would you describe yourself in 3 words?

Sociable, curious, daydreamer

Who is your favourite singer or band?

Less than Jake

What's your favourite food?


What is the most fun thing you've done?

Travelling europe

What did you want to be after you left school?

Either a rockstar or a scientist

Were you ever in trouble at school?

Not massively

What was your favourite subject at school?


My favourite CHRISTMAS LECTURE memory is:

Tell us a joke.

Have you ever seen a Jackie Chan movie in reverse? You see a guy that builds furniture with his feet

Other stuff

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