The latest news stories from Electronic Engineering, it's centres and the ATI are shown below:
17 September 2014
Surrey welcomes the news that two of its academics – Professor John Watts from Surrey’s Department of Mechanical Engineering Sciences, and Visiting Professor Stephen Temple CBE from the upcoming 5G Innovation Centre (5GIC) – have been elected Fellows by the Royal Academy of Engineering.
15 September 2014
Research published in the journal Nature Communications uncovers a new method to detect Majorana particles, a key element for a next-generation quantum computing platform.
4 September 2014
Conventional semiconductor devices including lasers and solar cells are made of crystals containing elements such as gallium, indium and phosphorous.
Now, Professor Stephen Sweeney, within Surrey’s Department of Physics and Advanced Technology Institute, has discovered that adding the crystalline element bismuth and nitrogen to the mix produces an alloy with improved electronic and optical properties – which can be used to create lasers and solar cells with greater efficiency.
12 August 2014
Surrey Space Centre and Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd (SSTL) have launched their first in-orbit technology demonstration mission for innovative UK spacecraft equipment and software.
8 August 2014
Dr Richard Curry has won a Royal Society Leverhulme Trust Senior Research Fellowship to fund research that could lead to the development of faster, more efficient electronic devices.
6 August 2014
Surrey academic picks up prize at COSPAR 2014’s Scientific Assembly, hosted by the Russian Academy of Sciences in Moscow.
1 August 2014
25 July 2014
Dr Richard Forbes gives plenary talk at the ‘Tenth International Vacuum Electron Sources Conference’ in St Petersburg, Russia.