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
Carbon Monoxide Chemical Compounds
fibers Physics & Astronomy
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

3D reconstruction using single-photon Lidar data exploiting the widths of the returns

Tachella, J., Altmann, Y., Tourneret, J-Y. & McLaughlin, S., 1 Feb 2019, (Accepted/In press) International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP) 2019.

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

background noise
set theory

A Comparative Evaluation of Hydrogenation of 3-Butyn-2-ol over Pd/Al2O3 in an Oscillatory Baffled Reactor and a Commercial Parr Reactor

Navarro-Fuentes, F., Keane, M. & Ni, X-W., 18 Jan 2019, In : Organic Process Research and Development. 23, 1, p. 38–44 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reaction rates

A comparison of multiple Rosetta data sets and 3D model calculations of 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko coma around equinox (May 2015)

Marschall, R. , Rezac, L. , Kappel, D. , Su, C. C. , Gerig, S-B. , Rubin, M. , Pinzón-Rodríguez, O. , Marshall, D. , Liao, Y. , Herny, C. , Arnold, G. , Christou, C. , Dadzie, K. S. E. , Groussin, O. , Hartogh, P. , Jorda, L. , Kührt, E. , Mottola, S. , Mousis, O. , Preusker, F. & 6 others Scholten, F., Theologou, P., Wu, J-S., Altwegg, K., Rodrigo, R. & Thomas, N., 7 Mar 2019, In : Icarus.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


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


Ocone, R. (Recipient)

Activity: Other

The Sun, The Earth and Global Warming

McCoustra, M. R. S. (Speaker)
19 Feb 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationSchool Outreach