Optics and Photonics Research Group
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The Optics and Photonics Research Group works on a wide range of topics from the basic, fundamental sciences of the way that light and sound behave, all the way to applications of this science in industry and healthcare. This has led to development of varied technologies, such as microscopes that can use ultrasound to image inside of single cells to clothing that can monitor the health and well-being of patients.

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Optics and Photonics

 
 

The group is one of the largest research groups in the Faculty of Engineering with 12 academics. The group has impacted several sectors, from the design of new light microscope accessories to accurately measuring neonatal heart-rates. Two of the Faculty’s spin-out companies (Monica Healthcare and Surepulse) have originated in technology developed by the Optics and Photonics Research Group.

Research

Laser Ultrasonics

Cell Optics

 
Microscopy and super resolution

Materials

 
 
Instrumentation

Healthcare Optics

 
Nanotechnology

Nano Optics and Photonics

 
 

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Optics and Photonics Research Group

Faculty of Engineering
The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD


telephone: +44 (0)115 95 15536
email: optics@nottingham.ac.uk