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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lasers Physics & Astronomy
fibers Physics & Astronomy
pulses Physics & Astronomy
waveguides Physics & Astronomy
quantum wells Physics & Astronomy
optical fibers Physics & Astronomy
photons Physics & Astronomy
parametric amplifiers Physics & Astronomy

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Research Output 1967 2018

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

Attosecond-Resolution Hong-Ou-Mandel Interferometry

Lyons, A., Knee, G. C., Bolduc, E., Roger, T., Leach, J., Gauger, E. & Faccio, D. F. A. 4 May 2018 In : Science Advances. 4, 5, 8 p., eaap9416

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
time lag

Exact edge, bulk, and bound states of finite topological systems

Duncan, C. W., Ohberg, P. & Valiente, M. 24 May 2018 In : Physical Review B. 97, 19, 195439

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

two dimensional models
Wave functions


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


Towards industrial ultrafast laser microwelding: SiO2 and BK7 to an Aluminium Alloy - Data

Carter, R. (Creator), Troughton, M. (Creator), Chen, J. (Creator), Elder, I. (Creator), Thomson, R. R. (Creator), Esser, M. J. D. (Creator), Lamb, R. A. (Creator), Hand, D. P. (Creator), Heriot-Watt University, 2017



Annual Award of the Association of Industrial Laser Users 2005

Denis Hall (Recipient), 2005

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

time measurement
multisensor fusion

Fellow of the European Physical Society

Denis Hall (Recipient), 2009

Prize: Election to learned society

Activities 2011 2020