Quantum Photonics and Nanomaterials
Department of Physics and Astronomy,
Faculty of Science
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.
- Optical Properties of Solids
- Advanced Electromagnetism
- Physics and Technology
- Research Skills in Physics
- Solid State Physics
- Research Project in Physics
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
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.
1 year full-time
A first-class undergraduate degree in physics or a related subject.
English language requirements
Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
You can apply for postgraduate study using our Postgraduate Online Application Form. It's a quick and easy process.
+44 114 222 3789
The course information set out here may change before you begin, particularly if you are applying significantly in advance of the start date.