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Superman’s laser vision a step closer to reality

Superman’s ability to shoot laser beams from his eyes has come a step closer to reality, thanks to discoveries made by a University research team.

1 May 2018Research

Chemists win prestigious Royal Society of Chemistry awards

Honour for St Andrews scientists

8 May 2016Awards

Light-controlled limbs

Researchers shine light into muscle to detect instructions for artificial limbs

9 December 2014Research

Laureation address – Professor Peter Higgs

Honorary Degree of Doctor of Science.

25 June 2014Awards

New research could lead to less expensive solar panels

Fibres make plastic solar cells efficient

17 December 2013Research

University of St Andrews receives £3.7m funding boost

Grant will provide state-of-the-art technology

18 July 2013Research

Plastic lasers shed light on hidden explosives

St Andrews lasers could detect landmines and bombs.

9 June 2010Research

Research centre wins international award

The Organic Semiconductor Centre (OSC) has won a major award for its innovative work.

4 December 2008Awards

‘Rainbow’ lasers light up the future

Colourful new technology developed by University scientists.

4 May 2008Research

Physicist wins prestigious award

A University of St Andrews scientist has won a highly prestigious award from several prominent scientific organisations for his work on semiconductors, light and the treatment of cancer.

19 April 2007Awards