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Institute of PhotonicsOur staff

Institute of Photonics staff

Director
Dr Jennifer Hastie

Deputy Director
Dr Nicolas Laurand

Director of Research
Professor Martin Dawson

Professors
Professor Alan Kemp
Professor Keith Mathieson 
Professor Michael Strain

Reader
Dr Antonio Hurtado

Senior Lecturer
Dr Lucia Caspani

Chancellor's Fellow
Dr Johannes Herrnsdorf

Associate Director of Internationalisation
Dr Erdan Gu

Research Team Leader
Dr Ian Watson

Research Fellows
Dr Benoit Guilhabert
Dr Niall McAlinden
Dr Jonathan McKendry

Researchers
Pedro Alves
George Chappell
Dr Yunzhou Cheng
Dr Charlotte Eling
Matej Hejda
Dr Changyu Hu
Dimitars Jevtics
Dr Graeme Johnstone
Dr Paulo Hisao Moriya
Dr Sai Kiran Rajendran
Joshua Robertson
Dr Niall Simpson
Jack Smith
Dr Enyuan Xie
Dr Weikang Zhang

KE Fellow
Dr Susan Spesyvtseva

Mechanical Technician
Lewis Hannah

Administrator
Lorraine Annand

Secretary
Sharon Kelly

 

Institute of Photonics students

PhD students
Pedro Alves
Steven Anderson
Georgios Arvanitakis
Thomas Bennett
Alexander Blanchard
Sean Bommer
Emma Butt
Ross Cassells
George Chappell
Bethan Charlton
Steve Cohen
Tom Dickinson
Dillon Downie
Johnathan Gray
Ryan Greer
Matej Hejda
Jordan Hill
Charlotte Hodges
Craig Hunter
George Ivens
Marius Jankauskas
Dimitars Jevtics
Pierre Julien
Emma Le Francois
Martin Lee
Miguel Leitao
Daniel Maclure
Eleni Margariti
Isaac Noman
Dafydd Owen-Newns
Gemma Quinn
Joshua Robertson
Jack Smith
Svetoslav Stoyanov
Miles Toon
Nils Wessling
Zhongyi Xia

EngD students
Natalie Bruce
Eilidh Johnston
Olivia McGleish
Paul White
Ruaridh Winstanley

 

Visiting Professors

  • Daniel Palanker, Hansen Experimental Physics Lab, Stanford University, USA
  • Thomas Baer, Stanford Photonics Research Centre, Stanford University, USA
  • Erwin Bente, Dept of Electrical Engineering, Technische Universiteit Eindhoven
  • Dave Clark, CENSIS
  • Chris Dorman, Coherent Scotland Limited
  • Graeme Malcolm, M Squared Lasers Limited