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Dr Anna Baldycheva

Assistant Professor (Senior Lecturer) in Electronic Engineering


Telephone: 01392 722796

Extension: (Streatham) 2796

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Dr. Baldycheva is a leader of STEMM Laboratory - highly interdisciplinary academic research lab working on applied R&D of smart materials, devices and systems for real world applications. STEMM Lab specifically conducts applied research in cooperation with industry and business.


STEMM Lab Divisions:


●       Nanomaterials

Development of new multi-functional materials for applications in flexible and liquid electronics, smart coatings, E-textiles, and building and structural materials.

●       AI and ML

STEMM AI Lab research interests span from development of high accuracy computational calculations to integration of machine learning and AI into the real-world ecosystems of healthcare, education, and communications.

●      Opto-Electronics and Photonics

System level integration of novel nano-materials into photonics devices, and the engineering of the thin film flexible (opto-)electronic devices for applications in communications, computations, energy harvesting, bio-chemical sensing and artificial intelligence.


Dr Baldycheva completed her BSc(Hons) in Physics at Saint-Petersburg University in 2008 and PhD in EEE at Trinity College Dublin in 2012. After Postdoctoral Position at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, she took a position of an Assistant Professor in Electronic Engineering at the University of Exeter in 2014, where she founded STEMM Laboratory.

She has over 100 scientific publications, plenary and invited talks to date. She is a Fellow of the Royal Higher Education Academy and a Fellow of Royal Microscopical Society.  Prof Baldycheva is an editor of the Nature Scientific Reports and Discover Nano Journals.