Scottish Universities Physics Alliance

Organization profile

Organisation profile

SUPA is a pooling of physics research and post-graduate education in 8 Scottish universities: Aberdeen, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Heriot Watt, St Andrews, Strathclyde and West of Scotland.

SUPA, supported by the Scottish Funding Council, is focused on seven research themes: Astronomy & Space Physics, Condensed Matter & Materials Physics, Energy, Nuclear & Plasma Physics, Particle Physics, Photonics, Physics & Life Sciences.

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lasers Physics & Astronomy
pulses Physics & Astronomy
electrons Physics & Astronomy
LIGO (observatory) Physics & Astronomy
gravitational waves Physics & Astronomy
electron beams Physics & Astronomy
cavities Physics & Astronomy
light emitting diodes Physics & Astronomy

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Projects 2003 2022

Research Output 1976 2019

100 kW peak power external cavity diamond Raman laser at 2.52 μm

Demetriou, G., Kemp, A. J. & Savitski, V., 28 Mar 2019, In : Optics Express. 27, 7, p. 10296-10303 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Raman lasers
pulse duration
diamonds
pumps
YLF lasers

1 Gbps free-space deep ultraviolet communications based on III-nitride micro-LEDs emitting at 262 nm

He, X., Xie, E., Islim, M. S., Purwita, A. A., McKendry, J. J. D., Gu, E., Haas, H. & Dawson, M. D., 24 Jun 2019, In : Photonics Research. 7, 7, p. B41-B47 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
deep space
Nitrides
nitrides
Light emitting diodes
Current density

9 W average power, 150 kHz repetition rate diamond Raman laser at 1519 nm, pumped by a Yb fibre amplifier

Dziechciarczyk, Ł., Huang, Z., Demetriou, G., Cheng, D., Pidishety, S., Feng, Y., Feng, Y., Wang, G., Lin, H., Zhu, S., Lin, D., Hawkins, T. W., Dong, L., Kemp, A., Nilsson, J. & Savitski, V., 23 Jun 2019. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Raman lasers
radar
repetition
amplifiers
diamonds

Prizes

1796 Freeland Chair of Natural Philosophy

Gian-Luca Oppo (Recipient), 1 Jan 2015

Prize: Appointment

Natural philosophy

2016 PIER Fellowship

Grace Manahan (Recipient), 24 Feb 2016

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Synchrotrons
Germany
Research Personnel
Research

20th International Vacuum Electronics Conference (IVEC 2019) Best Poster Award

Liang Zhang (Recipient), 1 May 2019

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 1995 2020

11th International Particle Accelerator Conference

Bernhard Hidding (Participant)
10 May 202015 May 2020

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganiser of major conference

SPIE Photonics West 2020

Robert Martin (Invited speaker)
1 Feb 20206 Feb 2020

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

University Open Day - Department of Physics student recruiting

Mark Wiggins (Participant)
5 Oct 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Impacts

Impact from commercial microfabrication access

Ian Watson (Participant)

Impact: Economic and commerce

Impact from dissemination to public and professional audiences

Ian Watson (Participant)

Impact: Impact - for External PortalEducation, Economic and commerce, !!Social impacts

Semiconductor disk lasers for quantum technologies

Paulo Moriya (Main contact), Jennifer Hastie (Participant), Anne Tropper (Participant), Jonathan Woods (Participant), Jonathan Woods (Participant), Loyd McKnight (Participant), James Bain (Participant)

Impact: Impact - for External Portal