Welcome to the Quantum Photonics Lab at Heriot-Watt University

We work at the interface of quantum optics, condensed-matter physics, electrical engineering and materials science to create novel quantum devices, with the dual goals to investigate fascinating fundamental physics and to develop applications to secure quantum networking and nanoscale quantum sensing. Read more.

Latest News

  • Congratulations Fred – First Year Postgraduate Research Prize winner! (14/09/2022)- Huge congratulations to Fred who was one of the IPaQS First Year Postgraduate Research Prize winners! 1st year Postgraduate Research Prizes were based on the research posters presented at the Poster Event. These posters were judged on the quality and presentation of the research work - keep up the good work Fred!
  • Welcome to our new EngD student – Keiran! (13/09/2022)- Keiran has joined us as our new EngD student and will be working with us and Razorbill Instruments. Welcome to the group Keiran!