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

09 November 2017
UK and Spanish researchers have developed a silicon photonics multifunctional processor core employing a single hardware architecture
08 November 2017
Inspiring scientists of the future

Events

Addressable interconnections and switching devices using solitonic waveguides, Prof E Fazio (Sapienza Università di Roma), 24 November 2017, University of Southampton

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ZI Quantum Technology Lecture Series presents: Prof Miles Padgett (University of Glasgow), 7 December 2017, University of Southampton

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Large-area conformable electronic skin, Prof R. Dahiya (University of Glasgow), 11 December 2017, University of Southampton

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