Project overview Staff Lead researcher Professor Sir David Payne KBE CBE FRS FREng Head of School Research interests Many and varied across photonics, particularly in optical fibre design and fabrication, optical materials, optical sensing, and high-power fibre lasers. Connect with Sir David Email: email@example.com Other researchers Professor Robert Eason Professor Connect with Robert Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Professor Peter G.R. Smith Professor in Electronics & Comp Science Connect with Peter G.R. Email: email@example.com Professor Andy Clarkson Professor of Optoelectronics Research Connect with Andy Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Collaborating research institutes, centres and groups Photonic Systems Circuits and Sensors Group We're a multidisciplinary group working on disciplines ranging from silicon photonics to distributed optical fibre sensors. Nanophotonics Group We are the largest photonics group in the UK and our world changing inventions navigate airlinesm, cut steel, manufacture life-saving medical devices and power the internet.