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

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Research Output 1890 2020

3D Printing in Suspension Baths: Keeping the Promises of Bioprinting Afloat

McCormack, A., Highley, C. B., Leslie, N. R. & Melchels, F. P. W., 16 Jan 2020, In : Trends in Biotechnology.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access

An indenide-tethered N-heterocyclic stannylene

Bischof, T., Evans, K., Haddow, M. & Mansell, S. M., 14 Jan 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Acta Crystallographica Section E: Crystallographic Communications.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Bis(phosphine)hydridorhodacarborane Derivatives of 1,1′-Bis(ortho-carborane) and their Catalysis of Alkene Isomerization and the Hydrosilylation of Acetophenone

Chan, A., Parkinson, J., Rosair, G. M. & Welch, A. J., 6 Jan 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Inorganic Chemistry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Dataset for "High performance planar Ge-on-Si single-photon avalanche diode detectors"

Vines, P. (Creator), Kuzmenko, K. (Creator), Kirdoda, J. (Creator), Dumas, D. D. S. (Creator), Mirza, M. M. (Creator), Millar, R. W. (Creator), Paul, D. J. (Creator), Buller, G. S. (Creator), Heriot-Watt University, 28 Nov 2018


Dataset for Experimental transmission of quantum digital signatures over 90-km of installed optical fiber using a differential phase shift quantum key distribution system

Collins, R. J. (Creator), Amiri, R. (Creator), Fujiwara, M. (Creator), Honjo, T. (Creator), Tamaki, K. (Creator), Takeoka, M. (Creator), Andersson, A. E. E. (Creator), Buller, G. S. (Creator), Sasaki, M. (Creator), Heriot-Watt University, 14 Sep 2014



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

International Journal of Molecular Sciences (Journal)

Michael Schweizer (Editorial board member)
1 Jan 20201 Jan 2023

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

Crystals (Journal)

Scott J. Dalgarno (Editorial board member)
9 Jan 2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity