What is light? Engineer’s week 2020

On the 3rd of March 2020, during Engineer’s week, Magaly Mora (Tyndall, WITs, IEEE) and Moises Jezzini (Tyndall, IEEE) hold a workshop titled “what is light?” in the 4th class in St. Maries of the Island National School with around 20 students. The workshop used the LASER Classroom™ Light Blox kits designed for classroom presentations, and hands-on light and laser experiments… Read more

Speaker Announcement (2019 IEEE BICOP)

Andrew Lord, BT, will be speaking at the 2019 IEEE British and Irish Conference on Optics and Photonics! Check out the latest 2019 IEEE BICOP Speakers! Andrew joined BT in 1985 after a BA in Physics from Oxford University. He has worked on a wide range of optical network systems and technologies, including long haul subsea… Read more

Speaker Announcement (2019 IEEE BICOP)

Prof Miles Padgett, University of Glasgow, will be speaking at the 2019 IEEE British and Irish Conference on Optics and Photonics! Check out the latest 2019 IEEE BICOP Speakers! Prof Miles Padgett holds the Kelvin Chair of Natural Philosophy in the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Glasgow. He heads an Optics Research… Read more

Speaker Announcement (2019 IEEE BICOP)

Prof Hwa-yaw Tam, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, will be speaking at the 2019 IEEE British and Irish Conference on Optics and Photonics! Check out the latest 2019 IEEE BICOP Speakers! Prof Hwa-yaw Tam obtained his B.Sc. and PhD. in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from The University of Manchester (UK).  He is Chair Professor of Photonics and… Read more

Speaker Announcement (2019 IEEE BICOP)

Dr Sophie Lange, Microsoft Research Cambridge, will be speaking at the 2019 IEEE British and Irish Conference on Optics and Photonics! Check out the latest 2019 IEEE BICOP Speakers! Sophie Lange is a post-doc researcher at Microsoft Research Cambridge, working on the design, fabrication and characterisation of photonic integrated circuits used for transceivers in optical networks…. Read more

Speaker Announcement (2019 IEEE BICOP)

Dr Marco Lucamarini, Cambridge Research Laboratory and Toshiba Research Europe Ltd, will be speaking at the 2019 IEEE British and Irish Conference on Optics and Photonics! Check out the latest 2019 IEEE BICOP Speakers! Dr Marco Lucamarini, PhD in 2005 at the University of Rome “Sapienza”, moved to Cambridge, UK, in 2012 to join Toshiba’s Quantum… Read more

Speaker Announcement (2019 IEEE BICOP)

Prof Graham Reed, ORC Southampton, will be speaking at the 2019 IEEE British and Irish Conference on Optics and Photonics! Check out the latest 2019 IEEE BICOP Speakers! Graham Reed, FREng, FIET, FSPIE, CEng, is Professor of Silicon Photonics and Deputy Director of the Optoelectronics Research Centre (ORC) at the University of Southampton, UK.  He graduated… Read more

Speaker Announcement (2019 IEEE BICOP)

Prof Sir Peter Knight FRS, Imperial College, will be speaking at the 2019 IEEE British and Irish Conference on Optics and Photonics! Check out the latest 2019 IEEE BICOP Speakers! Prof Sir Knight is Senior Research Investigator at Imperial College and Senior Fellow in Residence at The Royal Society’s Chicheley Hall and a past President of… Read more

Speaker Announcement (2019 IEEE BICOP)

Steve Brierley, University of Cambridge and Riverlane, will be speaking at the 2019 IEEE British and Irish Conference on Optics and Photonics! Check out the latest 2019 IEEE BICOP Speakers!   Dr Steve Brierley has over a decade of research experience in quantum computing, most recently as a Senior Research Fellow in Applied Mathematics at the… Read more