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ORC Director named in Debrett's 500 most influential people
Professor Sir David Payne, Director of the Optoelectronics Research Centre (ORC) at Southampton, has been listed in the Debrett's top 500 most influential... more
New method to generate arbitrary optical pulses
Scientists from the University of Southampton have developed a new technique to generate more powerful, more energy efficient and low-cost pulsed lasers... more
Roadshow engages with Advanced Materials
Photonex Southampton is co-located with ChAMP's (Chalcogenide Advanced Manufacturing Partnership's) open day examining the next generation of advanced optoelectronic materials and light... more
Students attend global launch of the International Year of Light
A student-led delegation from the University of Southampton and Thomas Hardye School in Dorchester has received a special... more
Could High Power Fibre Lasers be the future solution to space debris?
This short film considers one possible solution to the growing problem of space debris: fibre lasers - infinitely scalable, efficient, packagable and... more
Multi-million pound funding to establish first UK Chalcogenide Glass Manufacturing Partnership
The ORC is to share in £20 million of funding to advance the UK’s manufacturing... more