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



22 September 2017
Government-sponsored audit highlights the Optoelectronics Research Centre’s role in driving the UK’s digital economy
22 September 2017
Call: Free Silicon Photonics Active Device Fabrication for UK Institutions


Quasi-gradient sub-diffraction focusing with metamaterial super-oscillatory lenses, Dr Guanghui Yuan, Nanyang Technological University, 17 October 2017, University of Southampton

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Fabrication of on-chip integrated quantum optical devices based on ferroelectric materials - Dr Christof Eigner, Paderborn University, 23 October 2017, University of Southampton

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