Advanced Electronic and Photonic Materials conference 7th – 8th September 2022 – Register now!

From the 7th – 8th September 2022, the University of Manchester will be hosting the SPIE Conference on Advanced Electronic and Photonic Materials. The call for posters is NOW OPEN https://spie.org/conferences-and-exhibitions/advanced-electronic-and-photonic-materialsSubmit a poster and help address topics ranging from plasmonic materials and devices through to materials and systems for low-loss electronics, including advanced characterisation and theContinue reading “Advanced Electronic and Photonic Materials conference 7th – 8th September 2022 – Register now!”

THz Microscopy and Quantum Materials Workshop a great success

The annual network meeting on Terahertz Microscopy and Quantum Materials came back with a bang. This year’s event was held in the Henry Royce Institute at the University of Manchester. The morning session consisted of talks from invited speakers on challenges and opportunities of terahertz microscopy in the quantum materials area. The discussion-led afternoon sessionContinue reading “THz Microscopy and Quantum Materials Workshop a great success”

NAME Network brings the power of Advanced Materials to New Scientist Live

NAME researchers from across the network attended the New Scientist Live festival in Manchester, bringing core concepts in Advanced Materials and interaction with light to the public. The major scientific outreach festival was attended by over 40,000 visitors who were able to engage with scientists, games and demonstrators that showed the wonders of science andContinue reading “NAME Network brings the power of Advanced Materials to New Scientist Live”

Scientific outreach brings a breath of fresh air

NAME PhD student Dan Blight (University of Manchester) was recently involved in The Great Science Share Clean Air Challenge. This is a brilliant opportunity for engagement between scientists and over 3,000 primary school children across Greater Manchester. The project aims to highlight the importance of planning for a cleaner future, and to inspire the pupilsContinue reading “Scientific outreach brings a breath of fresh air”

Research Associate in Quantum Technology at Imperial College London Wanted

The Maser Research Group at Imperial College London are currently looking for a Research Associate in Quantum Technology (Ref: ENG01844) to join them on a project involving the development and characterisation of spin defects for quantum technologies as part of the NAME Programme Grant. In 2018, the group at Imperial used nitrogen vacancy centres (NVCs)Continue reading “Research Associate in Quantum Technology at Imperial College London Wanted”