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  • Study Type

    Full time available

  • Subject Areas

    Physics

  • Start Date

    September

  • Course Duration

    1 year FT

  • Course Type

    MRes

  • Last Updated

    02 October 2018

Course content

Course description

This masters by research course brings together the University of Sheffield’s expertise in quantum photonics and nanomaterials.

There is a particular focus on the study of novel fundamental phenomena in condensed matter systems as well as applications in quantum information processing, photovoltaics and optoelectronics.

Core modules

  • Optical Properties of Solids
  • Advanced Electromagnetism
  • Semiconductor Physics and Technology
  • Research Skills in Physics
  • Solid State Physics
  • Research Project in Physics

Examples of optional modules

Choose from a range including:

  • Biological Physics
  • Magnetic Resonance: Principles and Applications
  • Physics in an Enterprise Culture
  • Further Quantum Mechanics
  • Advanced Quantum Mechanics
  • The Physics of Soft Condensed Matter
  • Statistical Physics

Teaching and assessment

One-year individual programme of research.

Taught material is complemented by a 12-month research project in one of our world-leading research groups.

Your training will cover optical experiments and fabrication of devices in our state-of-the-art laboratories as well as numerical methods and more.


Visit the MSc(Res) Quantum Photonics and Nanomaterials page on the University of Sheffield website for more details!

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