Dr Mark HopkinsonProfessor Mark Hopkinson

Professor of Semiconductor Materials

email : m.hopkinson@sheffield.ac.uk

tel: +44 (0) 114 222 5385

B.Sc Physics (Birmingham), Ph.D Physics (Sheffield)

  • Research Assistant, University of Warwick (1988-1990)
  • Research Assistant, University of Sheffield (1990-2000)
  • Visiting Professor, University of Minnesota (1997)
  • Senior Process Engineer, Marconi PLC (2001-2002)
  • Senior Research Scientist, University of Sheffield (2002 onwards)


  • Responsible for Molecular Beam Epitaxy Growth in the National Centre for III-V Technologies


  • Development of new methods and technology for the growth, processing and characterisation of III-V photonic devices and nanostructures.