Organization profile

Organisation profile

We are proud of our international research reputation and close connection with the professional and industrial world of science, engineering and technology. Our programmes are designed to meet the needs of our students and their future employers, offering the highest degree of flexibility and choice within the wide range of topics available. With a strong foundation of core strengths, we have the expertise to tackle a wide range of challenging and important problems. Head of School: Prof. Steve McLaughlin

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lasers Physics & Astronomy
fibers Physics & Astronomy
Carbon Monoxide Chemical Compounds
photons Physics & Astronomy
waveguides Physics & Astronomy
pulses Physics & Astronomy
Antennas Engineering & Materials Science
quantum dots Physics & Astronomy

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Research Output 1890 2019

(Poly)phenol-digested metabolites modulate alpha-synuclein toxicity by regulating proteostasis

Macedo, D., Jardim, C., Figueira, I., Almeida, A. F., McDougall, G. J., Stewart, D., Yuste, J. E., Tomás-Barberán, F. A., Tenreiro, S., Outeiro, T. F. & Santos, C. N., 3 May 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 6965

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Parkinson Disease

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

2.45 GHz/5.8 GHz dual-band power amplifier for wireless power transfer in space applications

Niotaki, K., Cañavate-Sánchez, M. J., Collado, A., Goussetis, G., Georgiadis, A. & Brazil, T., 19 Feb 2018, Active and Passive RF Devices (2017). IEEE

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

Space applications
Power amplifiers
Substrate integrated waveguides
Frequency bands


2010 RSC Harrison Meldola Prize

Scott J. Dalgarno (Recipient), 2010

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


2012 CCDC Chemical Crystallography Prize for Younger Scientists

Gareth O. Lloyd (Recipient), 2012

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 1994 2020

Science & Technology Facilities Council (External organisation)

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

Activity: MembershipMembership of committee

19th International Symposium on Laser Precision Microfabrication

Carter, R. (Organiser)
25 Jun 201828 Jun 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Press / Media

Quantum communications for space

Ross J. Donaldson


2 items of media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Optical Cell Sorting

Lynn Paterson


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Research