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07 April 2017
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• Future Photonics Hub website
The Future Photonics Hub has announced funding for four new research projects that seek to develop next-generation photonics technologies with manufacturing and ease of integration at their core. £250K from the Future Photonics Hub Innovation Fund, supported by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (ESPRC), has been awarded to research projects led by four UK universities. The four...
04 April 2017
Yin and Yang by Dr Milos Nedeljkovic, 2nd place, Equipment and Facilities category
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• Yin and Yang by Dr Milos Nedeljkovic, 2nd place image
• Spiralling light by Mr Wei Cao, 3rd place image
• Silicon Photonics Group website
• Zepler Institute Cleanroom Complex
Researchers from the Optoelectronics Research Centre’s Silicon Photonics Group have won second and third...
17 March 2017
Voice of the Future event in Westminster this week
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• 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...
27 January 2017
Optical fibre drawing in the University of Southampton's cleanrooms
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• 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...
24 January 2017
Optical microscope image of erasable gratings
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• 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...
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...