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Research Areas

The Aston Institute of Photonic Technologies pursues a diverse range of device-and-system-level topics at the leading edge of technology. The key research areas include high-speed optical transmission and processing, in fibre-based optical devices and components, nonlinear photonics, and in fibre optic sensors. It has recently successfully expanded its activities in a number of key areas including femtosecond pulsed laser techniques, medical sensing devices, and planar integrated optical circuits.

High-speed optical communications
High-speed optical communications
Nonlinear photonics
Nonlinear photonics
Femtosecond laser technologies
Femtosecond laser technologies
Biomedical photonics
Biomedical photonics
Optical switching and signal processing
Optical switching and signal processing
fibre laser
Fibre Laser
measurement
Measurement Technologies
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Industrial Link

Employable Graduates; Exploitable Research