A multidisciplinary research institute for photonics and nanoelectronics. Home to the Zepler Institute Cleanrooms, the UK's best set of fabrication capabilities.

Please read: COVID-19 June 2020 update - partial reopening

“ 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

12 June 2020
The cleanrooms are preparing to re-open
26 March 2020
Triple recognition for Southampton's next generation optical communications

Events

No forthcoming events at present.

Services and solutions

Device fabrication services for academia and industry:
... Nanofabrication services

Solutions for all aspects of optical fibre fabrication:  
... Silica fibre services