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



16 May 2017
Call: Free Silicon Photonics Fabrication for UK Institutions
07 April 2017
£250K funding awarded to support innovative UK photonics manufacturing research


Coherent Laser Beam Combining: Past, Present and Future, 23 June 2017. Prof James R Leger, University of Minnesota

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International Symposium on Ultrafast Photonic Technologies (ISUPT 2017), 10-11 July 2017

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