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John Lincoln's Advanced Technology Showcase presentation on  the Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Photonics is now available for download.

"EPSRC’s new manufacturing centres will focus on areas of pioneering research that has the potential to create new industries and new jobs for the UK.”
Professor David Delpy, Chief Executive of EPSRC

 

Welcome to the EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Photonics

The EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Photonics was established in 2010 to proactively engage with and support the photonics industrial base in the UK.

The Centre is jointly funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and 13 initial industrial project partners representing a total investment of over £9M.

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Photonics Industry Day Success

The EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Photonics held its biennial photonics Industry Day on April 2nd 2014. Attended by over 70 delegates, the programme agenda created a forum for delegates from the 30 industrial organisations represented to hear the latest reported findings on the Centre's research over the past two years and to engage in discussions regarding forthcoming opportunites for collaboration.

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Photonics Industry Day Announced

The EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Photonics is holding its biennial industry day on Wednesday 2nd April 2014. To register visit our Eventbrite page at the link above. Download a copy of the agenda.

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New CIMP co-investigator receives £6m to bring silicon photonics to mass markets

Professor Graham Reed, newly appointed Co-Investigator for CIMP at the ORC in Southampton, has been awarded over £6m to bring silicon photonics to mass markets and revolutionise a wide range of applications in computing, communications, domestic appliances and healthcare.

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New national photonics portal launches

A new national web portal for photonics is being launched today with a key aim of mapping the UK’s activity in the sector so that industry and academia can discover resources and collaborators.