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17 March 2017
Voice of the Future event in Westminster this week
Related Links:
• Voice of the Future on Parliamentary TV
• Voice of the Future
Dr Katrina Morgan, a research fellow from the University of Southampton's Optoelectronics Research Centre, took to Portcullis House this week to question the Minister of State for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation on how the UK science policies will facilitate the growth and development of technological innovation through research institutes, spin-outs and smaller... Read more
27 January 2017
Optical fibre drawing in the University of Southampton's cleanrooms
Related Links:
• The Future Photonics Hub
• Schedule of ORC papers and posters at Photonics West
• SPIE Photonics West 2017
The UK’s Optoelectronics Research Centre (ORC) – one of the leading institutes for photonics research, based in the Faculty of Physical Sciences and Engineering at the University of Southampton – will announce several significant breakthroughs at Photonics West 2017, in San Francisco, between 28th... Read more
24 January 2017
Optical microscope image of erasable gratings
Related Links:
• Schedule of ORC papers and posters at Photonics West 2017
• Book a meeting with Dr John Lincoln, Industrial Liaison Manager
• Future Photonics Hub website
Erasable grating couplers that can provide more detailed information in automated testing could be set to enable more effective large-scale manufacturing of silicon photonic devices. That’s according to... Read more
23 January 2017
Prof Dame Wendy Hall and Prof Sir David Payne
The prestigious 2017 Debrett’s 500 of the most influential and inspiring people living and working in Britain today features luminaries from the University of Southampton’s Faculty of Physical Sciences and Engineering, including Zepler Institute Director, Professor Sir David Payne.Sir David is joined by Director of the Web Science Institute, Professor Dame Wendy Hall and Visiting Professor Liam Maxwell on Debrett’s list of leaders in Engineering and Technology.Compiled in consultation with independent expert practitioners and commentators in each of the... Read more