Ian FarrerDr Ian Farrer

Senior Lecturer in Semiconductor Epitaxy and Materials

email : i.farrer@sheffield.ac.uk
ext: 25860
tel: +44(0) 114 222 5860
Room: F01, George Porter Building, North Campus

Previous positions and qualifications

  • MSci Experimental and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge, (1993-97)
  • PhD Physics, "Growth and Applications of Self Assembled Quantum Dots", University of Cambridge, (1997-2001)
  • PDRA/SRA, "Ulra High Mobility Heterostructures and Self Assembled Quantum Dot Devices", Semiconductor Physics Group, University of Cambridge, (2001-2015)

Research Interests

  • Epitaxy of ultra-pure materials
  • Self assembled Quantum Dots and site controlled growth
  • Optical Monitoring techniques during Epitaxy
  • II-IV-Nitride Materials
  • Molecular Beam Epitaxy of 2D Materials
  • Epitaxy of dissimilar materials by Van der Waals epitaxy or Interfacial Misfit Dislocations


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