WIPFAB, University of Southampton



SPIE Optics + Photonics 2015

9-13 August 2015

Vinita spoke about 'Mid-infrared GeTe4 waveguides on silicon with a ZnSe isolation layer' at the recent SPIE conference in San Diego.  Read more. 

Photonics North

9-11 June 2015

Senthil gave an invited talk on 'Chalcogenide Waveguides for Mid-Infrared Biomedical Sensing Applications' at the Photonics North conference in Ottawa.  Read more.

Recent journal publications

1 June 2015

 The WIPFAB team have published articles on high index contrast waveguides and the theory of 3D composite plasmonic waveguides.  Read more.

WIPFAB in Israel for IYL

14 May 2015

Alina gave a talk at the Science Day event at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel, as part of the International Year of Light 2015.  Read more.

Waveguide theory workshop

17-18 April 2015

Zilong travelled to London to speak about power budget analysis for waveguide-enhanced Raman spectroscopy.  Read more.

ChAMP Open Day

9 March 2015

The University of Southampton hosted the Chalcogenide Advanced Manufacturing Partnership (ChAMP) open day, and Vinita presented a poster on high contrast germanium telluride waveguides.  Read more.

Prizewinning photography

21 November 2014

Alina Karabchevsky brought the artistic direction and Stuart Pearce brought the camera skills: together they won second prize at the ORC Brilliance in Research - Art and Photography Competition.  Read more.

Mailing list

28 April 2014

We will shortly circulating a mailing list to keep interested parties updated with what we're up to.  You can sign up using the Contact page.

WIPFAB workshop  

24 April 2014

We convened all our collaborators to discuss recent progress and where our research should go, and sparked some new ideas in the process!  Read more.