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Institute of PhotonicsOur staff

Institute of Photonics staff

Director
Professor Keith Mathieson

Director of Research
Professor Martin Dawson

Deputy Directors
Dr Jennifer Hastie
Dr Michael Strain

Associate Director of Internationalisation
Dr Erdan Gu 

Senior Lecturer
Dr Antonio Hurtado

Research Team Leaders
Professor Alan Kemp
Dr Ian Watson

Associate Team Leader
Dr Nicolas Laurand

Chancellor's Fellows
Dr Lucia Caspani
Dr Johannes Herrnsdorf

Senior Researcher
Dr Benoit Guilhabert

Researchers
Dr Juan Arturo Alanis
Dr Julian Bueno
Dr Riccardo Casula
Dr Yunzhou Cheng
Dr Charlotte Eling
Dr Navid Bani Hassan
Dimitars Jevtics
Dr Graeme Johnstone
Dr Niall McAlinden
Dr Jonathan McKendry
Dr Paulo Hisao Moriya
Dr Niall Simpson
Dr Gabor Varkonyi
Dr Enyuan Xie

Technician
Jim Sweeney

Mechanical Technician
Lewis Hannah

Knowledge Exchange Associate
Dr Susan Spesyvtseva

Administrator
Lorraine Annand

Secretary
Sharon Kelly

 

Institute of Photonics students

PhD students
Pedro Alves
Steven Anderson
Alexander Blanchard
Sean Bommer
Emma Butt
George Chappell
Bethan Charlton
Steve Cohen
Tom Dickinson
Dillon Downie
Xiangyu He
Matej Hejda
Pierre Julien
Emma Le Francois
Martin Lee
Daniel Maclure
Eleni Margariti
Gemma Quinn
Joshua Robertson
Jack Smith
Svetoslav Stoyanov
Miles Toon
Nils Wessling
Zhongyi Xia

EngD students
Natalie Bruce
Eilidh Johnston
Olivia McGleish
Paul White

 

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