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

Director

News

29 November 2016
Important step forward for the development of smart nanotechnological drugs
25 October 2016
Nanoantenna lightning-rod effect produces fast optical switches

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Thursday 1 December 2016, University of Southampton.

Quantum technologies using light and matter

Distinguished speaker: Prof Ian Walmsley FRS, University of Oxford

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