16 May 2018 – Celebrate the International Day of Light with us!

The International Day of Light takes place on 16 May 2018. Our CDT in Metamaterials postgraduate researchers  in Physics and Engineering (Erick Burgos, Henry Fernandez, Joaquín Faneca) have joined forces with Astrophysics (Dr Jennifer Hatchell), Biophysics (Dr Francesca Palombo, Dr Noemi Correa) and Archaeology (Adrian Oyaneder) to celebrate this day with three events: An outreach […]

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Our PGRs presented their research at the Magnetism 2018 in Manchester – and returned home with a poster prize winner in their midst!

Congratulations to our very own Natalie Whitehead for winning the best poster award for her work “Theory of Linear Spin Wave Emission from a Bloch Domain Wall” at the Magnetism 2018 in Manchester! Magnetism 2018 (IOP) is the premier conference organised by the UK and Rol magnetism community. It welcomes and encourages participation from Europe […]

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Viva successfully completed!

Very many congratulations to Alba Paniagua Diaz who successfully defended her PhD on Monday 10 April 2018.  Her thesis title is “Light in scattering media: active control and the exploration of intensity correlations” and she was examined by Christian Soeller (College for Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences; Univeristy of Exeter) and Tomas Cizmar (School of […]

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Flann and University of Exeter research project aims to pave way for 5G communications revolution

Microwave engineering company Flann Microwave is teaming up with the University of Exeter as part of ground-breaking research which could help pave the way for the next generation of 5G mobile communications. Flann is working with PhD researcher Julia De Pineda-Gutiérrez from the Department of Physics and Astronomy on a four-year project which aims to […]

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XM2 thesis submission by Alba Paniagua Diaz: “Light in scattering media: active control and the exploration of intensity correlations”

It is our pleasure to announce that Alba Paniagua has recently submitted her PhD thesis on “Light in scattering media: active control and the exploration of intensity correlations” (abstract below), supervised by Jacopo Bertolotti and Bill Barnes. Alba is a driven researcher with strong leadership qualities. For example, she represented her peers as member of […]

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First XM2 PhD thesis submission by Tanveer Tabish: Development of graphene nanostructures for use in anti-cancer nanomedicine

Tanveer Tabish is the first XM2 PGR to submit his PhD thesis (15 February 2018). Please see the abstract of his thesis below. Tanveer is supervised by Shaowei Zhang and Yongde Xia and he published more than 10 journal articles and conference proceedings during his time in the CDT for Metamaterials, for example in the […]

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