Our MSc Optical Fibre Technologies programme offers a great opportunity to be taught, first-hand, by some of the world’s leading experts on optical fibre technology in areas ranging from fibre design and fabrication, fibre telecommunication, fibre lasers, and fibre sensors including fibre devices such as gratings and tapers. You will be taught the core concepts of these technologies and apply these in real-world settings, gaining hands-on experience of cutting-edge research.
Semester one Compulsory modules: Optical Fibre Technology I; Optical Fibre Technology II; Photonics Laboratory and Study Skills Optional modules: Enterprise Entrepreneurship and New Business Venturing; Light and Matter; Lasers; Silicon Photonics
Semester two Compulsory modules: Advanced Fibre Telecommunication Technologies; Optical Fibre Sensor Technologies Optional modules: Global Entrepreneurship; Innovation and Technology Transfer; MEMS Sensors & Actuators; Solid State and Ultrafast Lasers
Semester three Core modules: Project (independent four-month optical fibre laboratory based project)