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Universal Declaration of Human Rights preserved to 5D optical memory
Researchers from Southampton's ORC have presented the Universal Declaration of Human Rights encoded to 5D data storage to UNESCO at the International Year of Light (IYL) closing ceremony in Mexico... more
Learning in a hair's breadth: metamaterials and nanofabrication
Students from King Edward VI School watch closely as the logo of their school is written to a human hair by focused ion beam milling at the ORC: it is the world's smallest King Edward VI School logo... more
Quantum 'wow'-students look into integrated photonics manufacturing
Researchers working in the area of integrated photonics at the ORC have hosted a group of 14 sixth-form students from the Godolphin School, Salisbury... more
ORC Director Professor Sir David Payne listed in Debrett's 500 2016
Professor Sir David Payne, Director of the ORC at the University of Southampton, has been listed in the Debrett's top 500 most influential people in Britain... more
Phase change chalcogenide-based metasurfaces and optical devices
Research led by Southamptonís ORC revealing a new and flexible platform for creating rewritable optical devices has been published in Nature Photonics... more