Organization profile

Organisation profile

We have a thriving research programme, with over 40 academic staff and over 80 postdoctoral researchers, PhD students and research visitors, drawn from the UK and overseas. Our research has a high international profile, in keeping with the University's position as a leading research institution in the United Kingdom.

REF 2014 results

The results of the Research Evaluation Framework (REF) 2014 confirm the excellence of the research undertaken in the department. View REF 2014 results.

PhD projects

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Research areas

Our research covers a wide spectrum of activities, from fundamental physics to technological applications.

Our activities are organised into research groups and centres:

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fibers Physics & Astronomy
photonics Physics & Astronomy
hollow Physics & Astronomy
crystals Physics & Astronomy
galaxies Physics & Astronomy
solitary waves Physics & Astronomy
pulses Physics & Astronomy
gamma ray bursts Physics & Astronomy

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Projects 1989 2024

GCRF - Metrology for All

Bowman, R. & Stirling, J.

1/11/1831/07/19

Project: OtherInternally Funded Research

(Grant claim onl) KTP with Seamap (uk) Limited

Wilson, P. & Blondel, P.

29/10/1828/02/21

Project: Central government, health and local authorities

Research Output 1990 2018

45W 2 μm nanosecond pulse delivery using antiresonant hollow-core fiber

Lee, E., Luo, J., Sun, B., Ramalingam, V. L., Yu, X., Wang, Q., Yu, F. & Knight, J. C., 1 Jan 2018, CLEO - Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2018: Volume Part F94-CLEO_SI 2018. OSA Publishing, 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Beam quality
Fibers

Adiabatic broadband four-wave mixing frequency conversion in optical fibers

Ding, X., Harrington, K., Wright, L., Chang, W. Z., Wise, F., Birks, T., Suchowski, H. & Moses, J., 1 Jan 2018, CLEO - Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2018: Volume Part F94-CLEO_SI 2018. OSA Publishing, Vol. Part F94-CLEO_SI 2018. 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Four wave mixing
Optical fibers
Infrared radiation
Fibers

A Galaxy-Scale Fountain of Cold Molecular Gas Pumped by a Black Hole

Tremblay, G. R., Combes, F., Oonk, J. B. R., Russell, H. R., McDonald, M. A., Gaspari, M., Husemann, B., Nulsen, P. E. J., McNamara, B. R., Hamer, S. L., O'Dea, C. P., Baum, S. A., Davis, T. A., Donahue, M., Voit, G. M., Edge, A. C., Blanton, E. L., Bremer, M. N., Bulbul, E., Clarke, T. E. & 19 othersDavid, L. P., Edwards, L. O. V., Eggerman, D. A., Fabian, A. C., Forman, W. R., Jones, C., Kerman, N., Kraft, R. P., Li, Y., Powell, M. C., Randall, S. W., Salomé, P., Simionescu, A., Su, Y., Sun, M., Urry, C. M., Vantyghem, A. N., Wilkes, B. J. & ZuHone, J. A., 17 Sep 2018, In : Astrophysical Journal. 865, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Datasets

Dataset for "High resolution air-clad imaging fibers"

Wood, H. (Creator), Harrington, K. (Creator), Knight, J. (Creator), Birks, T. (Creator), Stone, J. (Creator), University of Bath, 17 Sep 2018

Dataset

Dataset for "Fouling Resistant 2D Boron Nitride Nanosheet – PES Nanofiltration Membranes"

Ji, J. (Creator), Mattia, D. (Creator), Low, Z. X. (Creator), University of Bath, 25 Sep 2018

Dataset