News Stories from the ATI
Here are the latest stories from the Advanced Technology Institute and our Research Centres.
16 December 2014
A special issue on “Nanomaterial Mediated Electron Emission” is now accepting papers. Prof Ravi Silva, Director of the Advanced Technology Institute is Guest Editor.
9 December 2014
A documentary by The Business Channel TV highlights the University’s strategy of building partnerships in Asia.
22 November 2014Theoretical PhD research studentships are anticipated in quantum computing, photonics and quantum optics within the theory group.
The theory group is located within the Advanced Technology Institute at the University of Surrey which consists of approximately 50 researchers working on topics including III-V and silicon based light emitters and detectors, light-matter interaction in microstructured photonic materials, quantum computing with superconducting qubits, spintronics, and energy efficient photonic devices. The group benefits from strong interaction between experimental and theoretical activities.
19 November 2014
An article on lasers and megawatt magnets, written by Surrey Physics undergraduate Laurence Stant during his final year project, has been accepted for publication by equipment and instrumentation software company National Instruments.
10 November 2014
Nick Ridler has been awarded a Fellowship and appointed as a Visiting Professor in the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences at the University of Surrey.
7 November 2014
Findings published in the journal Nature Communications demonstrate how glass can be manipulated to create a material that will enable computers to transfer information using light.