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St Andrews scientist awarded international physics prize

Professor Kishan Dholakia (Physics and Astronomy) receives the SPIE Dennis Gabor Award 2018 for his use of diffractive optics.

21 August 2018Awards

£5M Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council funding for photonics

Light research could revolutionise the biomedical world

10 August 2017Research

Partnership to develop commercial applications for healthcare

Medical research into cancer and Alzheimer’s

26 March 2015Research

£1.5m funding turns spotlight on St Andrews

New project to harness light in new ways

11 July 2014Research

Imaging turns a corner

Seeing more with curved sheets of light

7 April 2014Research

New light technology could spot and help cure diseases earlier

Experts at the University of St Andrews win £5.6m for the ground-breaking research.

19 April 2012Research

Scientists create ‘invisible’ material

Development leads the way for ‘invisible’ clothing and perfect vision.

4 November 2010Research

Tiny Technology

A switch just one-tenth the size of a human hair has been developed by Scottish scientists to boost communication technologies.

20 December 2007Research

100 scientists gather at St Andrews

Future is bright

26 January 2007Research

‘Sticking plaster’ cure for skin cancer

Professor Ifor Samuel with the new 'sticking plaster' device, which will 'revolutionise the treatment of skin cancer' CREDIT: Alan Richardson, Pix A-R.

30 October 2006Public interest stories