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Dr Dave Rowe

Senior Research Fellow

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Address: B53, West Highfield Campus, University Road, SO17 1BJ (View in Google Maps)


Dave is Senior Research Fellow in Silicon Photonics and works on medical applications of photonic technologies, particularly mid-infrared spectroscopy for point-of-care diagnostics.  He is part of the departmental Athena SWAN team, which won a Bronze award in 2019.

He thrives in an interdisciplinary environment and is an enthusiastic collaborator across many fields.  He received his BEng in Electronic Engineering in 2009 and completed his PhD ('Microfluidic microwave resonant sensors') in 2012, both at Cardiff University.

He has received various awards including the 2011 Institute of Physics Mansell Davies award and was nominated for a Vice Chancellor's Award in 2019 for his work on equality and diversity.  He holds the honorary position of Visiting Scientist at the NIHR Southampton Clinical Research Facility at University Hospital Southampton.

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