A multidisciplinary research institute for photonics and nanoelectronics. Home to the Zepler Institute Cleanrooms, the UK's best set of fabrication capabilities.

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“ We explore the boundaries of knowledge to discover world-changing inventions that can create wealth and boost the UK economy ”

Professor Sir David Payne

Director

News

14 April 2021
Research leaders launch MISSION to forge new biomedical and environmental sensors
16 February 2021
Southampton photonics expert appointed as Editor-in-Chief of international lasers and optics journal

Events

No forthcoming events at present.

Services and solutions

Device fabrication services for academia and industry:
... Nanofabrication services

Solutions for all aspects of optical fibre fabrication:  
... Silica fibre services