Stokes Laboratories is a partner in the ‘Thermally Integrated Smart Photonics Systems (TIPS)’ research consortium, supported under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Programme.
We currently have fully-funded PhD Scholarships on the theme of thermal control of photonics devices, a critical issue for the communications infrastructure which underpins the internet. The following specific topics will be addressed:
The project themes will involve the core sciences of heat transfer and fluid dynamics, within the application area of communications.
Likely qualifications, knowledge, and experience
The scholarships will be based at Stokes Laboratories, and conducted in close collaboration with Bell Labs, a worldwide R&D community that creates key technologies for telecommunications. It is renowned as the birthplace of information theory, the transistor, the laser and the UNIX operating system.
For more information, or to submit a curriculum vitae, please contact us.