A multidisciplinary research centre for electronics, optics, nano and quantum technologies. Home to the UK's best set of nanoelectronics and photonics fabrication capabilities.

“ We explore the boundaries of knowledge to discover world-changing inventions that can create wealth and boost the UK economy ”

Professor Sir David Payne


Latest news

21 September 2016
Industry Day success for Future Photonics Hub
23 August 2016
See optics entrepreneur explain how UK companies can capitalise on photonics research at free event

Latest events

Tuesday 13 September 2016, University of Southampton.

The Future Photonics Hub Industry Day - download the presentations

A selection of presentations from the day are now available to download from the event webpage.

...visit the event page

Latest research

Acoustic sensing technology for the oil and gas industry

Next-generation computing using silicon photonics...more

Optical properties on demand