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09 November 2017
Silicon on insulator (SOI) chip fabricated in the Southampton Nanofabrication Centre
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• Nature Communications article
Researchers from the Silicon Photonics Group at the Optoelectronics Research Centre (ORC), University of Southampton, and from the Institute of Telecommunications and Multimedia Applications (iTEAM) at the Universitat Politècnica de València, have developed the...
08 November 2017
Prof Themis Prodromakis presents Chemistry in Action
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• Prof Themis Prodromakis profile page
• Brain-inspired circuits case study
Zepler Institute Professor of Nanotechnology, Themis Prodromakis, this week took his 'Brain-inspired electronics' to over 900 GCSE and A level students as part of an event to inspire the scientists of the future. Monday's event in London organised by the Training...
30 October 2017
The Future Photonics Hub together with the Physics...
22 September 2017
Southampton's expertise in photonics is highlighted in the Innovation South audit
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• The SIA report from Innovation South can be downloaded online
A new government-sponsored Science and Innovation Audit (SIA) has revealed that the South of England – Innovation South - is the backbone of the UK’s digital economy with the University of Southampton at the heart of the initiatives highlighted by the report,...
22 September 2017
Cornerstone logo
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• Design guidelines for the fourth fabrication call - September 2017
• Quick reference design guidelines for the fourth fabrication call - September 2017
As part of the EPSRC-funded CORNERSTONE project, research institutions are invited to submit mask designs to the forthcoming Silicon Photonics Multi-Project Wafer (MPW) run. This service is offered free of charge to UK...
05 September 2017
Professor Graham Reed
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• Professor Graham Reed
• Silicon Photonics Group
• The Royal Academy of Engineering
Professor Graham Reed, Deputy Director of the ORC and Professor of Silicon Photonics, has been made a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering in the latest tranche of elections to the Fellowship announced today.The Royal Academy of Engineering is the national academy...