Dr Luke Wilson

Dr Luke WilsonReader in Semiconductor Physics

Contact details

  • Room: E17
  • Phone: +44 (0)114 22 23532
  • Fax: +44 (0)114 22 23555

email: luke.wilson@sheffield.ac.uk

Research interests
  • Semiconductor nanowire quantum dots
  • Semiconductor nanowires for photovoltaics
  • Applications of surface plasmons in semiconductor physics and biology
Teaching
  • First year Lab Head
  • PHY102 lecturer (Light and Optics)
  • PHY250 lecturer (Solids)
  • 2nd Year Tutor
  • PHY343 group project supervision
  • PHY410 lecturer
  • PHY480 project supervision
Departmental administration
  • Disability Liaison Officer (DLO)
  • Chair of Condensed Matter teaching vertical committee
  • Postgraduate Committee member
  • Postgraduate recruitment
  • Mentor for postgraduate students
Professional activities
  • Co-chair of UK Semiconductors conference (225 delegates).
  • Member of the IOP Semiconductor Group Committee 2009-2012.
  • Programme committee member for several international and national semiconductor conferences.
  • Active member of EPSRC Peer Review College, including Panel meetings.
Recent key publications
  • "Long lifetimes of quantum-dot intersublevel transitions in the terahertz range", NATURE MATERIALS 8, 803 (2009)
  • "Terahertz optical sideband emission in self-assembled quantum dots", APPLIED PHYSICS LETTERS 96, 201105 (2010)
  • "X-shaped plasmonic antenna on a quantum cascade laser ", APPLIED PHYSICS LETTERS 96, 151105 (2010)