Scottish Universities Physics Alliance (SUPA)

Organization profile

Organisation profile

SUPA is a pooling of physics research and post-graduate education in 8 Scottish universities: Aberdeen, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Heriot Watt, St Andrews, Strathclyde and West of Scotland.

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laser Earth & Environmental Sciences
Lasers Engineering & Materials Science
fibers Physics & Astronomy
Fibers Engineering & Materials Science
Temperature Engineering & Materials Science
Wavelength Engineering & Materials Science
Photons Engineering & Materials Science
temperature Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output 1967 2017

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

waveguide lasers

A compact fiber-optic probe-based singlet oxygen luminescence detection system

Gemmell, N. R., McCarthy, A., Kim, M. M., Veilleux, I., Zhu, T. C., Buller, G. S., Wilson, B. C. & Hadfield, R. H. 3 Feb 2017 In : Journal of Biophotonics. 10, 2, p. 320-326

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Singlet Oxygen
Photosensitizing Agents

A decade of astrocombs: recent advances in frequency combs for astronomy

McCracken, R. A., Charsley, J. & Reid, D. T. 26 Jun 2017 In : Optics Express. 25, 13, p. 15058-15078 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Velocity measurement
Earth (planet)


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


Dataset for "Experimental demonstration of kilometer­ range quantum digital signatures"

Donaldson, R. J. (Creator), Collins, R. J. (Creator), Kleczkowska, K. (Creator), Amiri, R. (Creator), Wallden, P. (Creator), Dunjko, V. (Creator), Jeffers, J. (Creator), Andersson, A. E. E. (Creator), Buller, G. S. (Creator), Heriot-Watt University, 8 Jan 2016



Annual Award of the Association of Industrial Laser Users 2005

Denis Hall (Recipient), 2005

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Fellow of the European Physical Society

Denis Hall (Recipient), 2009

Prize: Election to learned society

Activities 2011 2017

UK Quantum Dot Day

Gauger, E. (Invited speaker)
13 Jan 2017

Activity: Participation in conference

Flexible Fibre Optic Beam Delivery of Ultrashort Laser Pulses

Carter, R. (Speaker), Yu Fei (Speaker), William J Wadsworth (Speaker), Shephard, J. D. (Speaker), Jonathan C Knight (Speaker), Hand, D. P. (Speaker)
23 Mar 2017

Activity: Oral presentation

Anti-counterfeiting security markings for metal goods

Wlodarczyk, K. (Speaker), Marcus Ardron (Contributor), Waddie, A. J. (Contributor), Taghizadeh, M. R. (Contributor), Nicholas J. Weston (Contributor), Hand, D. P. (Contributor)
23 Mar 2017

Activity: Oral presentation