Farzana holds a PhD in Solid State Physics and a second PhD in Engineering Physics. She has published dozens of papers in journals and conference proceedings. She is experienced in FDTD- and FEM-based computational modelling and material characterisation. Her recent research was focused on creating transparent conducting oxides for plasmonic applications. Currently she is a member of the Light and Temperature Team at MSL, where she is responsible for the Humidity Measurement and Calibration Lab.