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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laser Earth & Environmental Sciences
Lasers Engineering & Materials Science
Temperature Engineering & Materials Science
temperature Earth & Environmental Sciences
energy Earth & Environmental Sciences
electron Earth & Environmental Sciences
simulation Earth & Environmental Sciences
Photons Engineering & Materials Science

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Research Output 1890 2018

Towards Sustainable Cities in Asia and the Middle East: Proceedings of the 1st GeoMEast International Congress and Exhibition, Egypt 2017 on Sustainable Civil Infrastructures

Calautit, J. (ed.), Rodrigues, F., Chaudhry, H. N. & Altan, H. 2018 Springer. 232 p. (Sustainable Civil Infrastructures)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Weathering
Sustainable development
Energy utilization
Water

(Poly)phenol metabolites from Arbutus unedo leaves protect yeast from oxidative injury by activation of antioxidant and protein clearance pathways

Jardim, C., Macedo, D., Figueira, I., Dobson, G., McDougall, G. J., Stewart, D., Ferreira, R. B., Menezes, R. & Santos, C. N. May 2017 In : Journal of Functional Foods. 32, p. 333-346 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phenol
Antioxidants
Yeasts
Wounds and Injuries
Proteins

1.9 µm waveguide laser fabricated by ultrafast laser inscription in Tm:Lu2O3 ceramic

Morris, J., Stevenson, N. K., Bookey, H. T., Kar, A. K., Brown, C. T. A., Hopkins, J-M., Dawson, M. D. & Lagatsky, A. 26 Jun 2017 In : Optics Express. 25, 13, p. 14910-14917 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Waveguides
Lasers
laser
waveguide lasers
ceramics

Datasets

Non-line-of-sight tracking of people at long range

Faccio, D. F. A. (Creator), Chan, S. (Creator), Leach, J. (Creator), Warburton, R. E. (Creator), Heriot-Watt University, 20 Feb 2017

Dataset

Towards efficient photon-plasmon entanglement using metamaterials

Faccio, D. F. A. (Creator), Altuzarra, C. (Creator), Vezzoli, S. (Creator), Heriot-Watt University, 10 Mar 2017

Dataset

Prizes

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)

2013 Virtual Environments and Systems Technical Committee Best Paper Award

James Millar Ritchie (Recipient), Aug 2013

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 1994 2017

Society of Petreoleum Engineers (External organisation)

White, G. (Member)
Jan 2017Jun 2017

Activity: Membership of committee

Association for Science Education (Scotland) Annual Conference

McCoustra, M. R. S. (Invited speaker)
4 Mar 2017

Activity: Participation in conference

Headstart - Science at Heriot-Watt University

McCoustra, M. R. S. (Organiser)
4 Jul 20177 Jul 2017

Activity: Participation in conference