Dr David Stothard

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Organisation, our people

Our key people include:

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Research management team

  • Prof Martin Dawson, Head of Centre (joint appointment with University of Strathclyde, Distinguished Professor at the Institute of Photonics)
  • Dr John-Mark Hopkins, Deputy Head of Centre
  • Dr David Stothard, Head of Department, Lasers and Laser Systems, Theme Leader 
  • Dr Henry Bookey, Head of Department, Lasers and Laser Systems, Theme Leader, (Energy and Guided Wave Optics)
  • Dr Loyd McKnight Head of Department, Theme Leader (Quantum Technology)
     

Senior Research and Engineering staff

  • Dr Alexander Lagatsky, Senior Researcher
  • Dr Adam Polak, Senior Researcher
  • Barry Ferns, Senior Electronics Design Engineer
  • John Leck, CEng, Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
     

University of Strathclyde staff with significant Fraunhofer relations 

Research, Development and Engineering staff

Senior Honorary Fellows

  • Prof Hans-Joachim Wagner, Fraunhofer IAF
  • Prof Malcolm Dunn, University of St Andrews, We note with great sadness that Prof Dunn passed away in March 2021.  He was a gentleman and scientist of the highest regard.  

Administration and support team

Fraunhofer UK Staff

 

Current Students

Former PhD/EngD Students

 

Former Summer students and interns

  • Sandra Enderle
  • Ella Hoffman
  • Ina aidam
  • Niklas van Kempen
  • Severin Ramstoetter
  • Simon Hickman
  • Christina Lehmann
  • Florian Mueller
  • Antonello Matteo
  • Xan Lei
  • Annika Mueller
  • Alba Paniagua Diaz