Research Pools at Heriot Watt University

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lasers Physics & Astronomy
fibers Physics & Astronomy
permeability Earth & Environmental Sciences
modeling Earth & Environmental Sciences
waveguides Physics & Astronomy
pulses Physics & Astronomy
photons Physics & Astronomy
simulation Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output 1967 2019

10-GHz Femtosecond Degenerate Optical Parametric Oscillator

McCracken, R. A., Cheng, Y. S. & Reid, D. T., 17 May 2018, CLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science 2018. FTh1M.1

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

parametric amplifiers

40 Gb/s Secure Optical Communication System Based on Optical Code Technology

Wang, X., Gao, Z., Dai, B. & Buller, G., 27 Sep 2018, 2018 20th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON). IEEE, 8473620. (International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON))

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Optical communication
Communication systems
Quantum cryptography
Secure communication

A checklist of marine bryozoan taxa in Scottish sea regions

Rouse, S., Loxton, J., Jones, M. E. S. & Porter, J., 3 Oct 2018, In : ZooKeys. 2018, 787, p. 135–149 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
marine environment
human activity


The E2E Challenge Dataset

Novikova, J. (Creator), Dusek, O. (Creator), Rieser, V. (Creator), Heriot-Watt University, Nov 2017


Human Ratings of Natural Language Generation Outputs

Novikova, J. (Creator), Dusek, O. (Creator), Cercas Curry, A. (Creator), Rieser, V. (Creator), Heriot-Watt University, 2017


Arabic Gold Standard Twitter Data for Sentiment Analysis

Refaee, E. (Creator), Rieser, V. (Creator), European Language Resources Association, 2014



Amazon Alexa Challenge

Verena Rieser (Recipient) & Oliver Lemon (Recipient), 2016

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Annual Award of the Association of Industrial Laser Users 2005

Denis Hall (Recipient), 2005

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


Best Paper Award

Nicholas Kenelm Taylor (Recipient), 13 Apr 2008

Prize: Other distinction

Activities 2002 2020

Science & Technology Facilities Council (External organisation)

Reid, D. T. (Chair)
30 Aug 2020

Activity: MembershipMembership of committee

European Conference on Scientific Diving 4

Porter, J. (Organiser)
9 Apr 201813 Apr 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Press / Media

Ghost Fishing UK and the Big Scapa Clean Up

Joanne Porter


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Research

Marine Ecology

Mark G. J. Hartl


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Other