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Philip Hands

Senior Lecturer

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Phone: 0131 6507473

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Durham University
Vapour sensing applications and electrical conduction mechanisms of a novel metal-polymer composite
Master of Science, Durham University

Willingness to take PhD students: Yes

Liquid crystal lasers
Smart electrical and optical biosensor materials

Highlighted research outputs

  1. Overcoming repetition rate limitations in liquid crystal laser systems

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  2. Morpholino Oligonucleotide Cross-Linked Hydrogels as Portable Optical Oligonucleotide Biosensors

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  3. Conductive composites for oligonucleotide detection

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  4. Capturing social cues with imaging glasses

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  5. Nanocomposite-based microstructured piezoresistive pressure sensors for low-pressure measurement range

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  6. Design, manufacture and testing of capacitive pressure sensors for low-pressure measurement ranges

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  7. Micro- and nano-structure based oligonucleotide sensors

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  8. Adaptive holographic pumping of thin-film organic lasers

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  9. Printed photonic arrays from self-organized chiral nematic liquid crystals

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  10. Metal-polymer composite sensors for volatile organic compounds: Part 1. Flow-through chemi-resistors

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  11. Blue-phase templated fabrication of three-dimensional nanostructures for photonic applications

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  12. Band-edge and random lasing in paintable liquid crystal emulsions

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  13. Paintable band-edge liquid crystal lasers

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  14. Nanophotonic Three-Dimensional Microscope

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  15. High-speed switchable lens enables the development of a volumetric stereoscopic display

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  16. Polychromatic liquid crystal laser arrays towards display applications

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  17. Two-dimensional liquid crystal laser array

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  18. Modal liquid crystal devices in optical tweezing: 3D control and oscillating potential wells

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  19. A metal-polymer composite with unusual properties

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Research activities & awards

  1. Headstart Summer School in Electronics and Electrical Engineering

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Engagement – Schools engagement

  2. Sutton Trust Summer School 2017 University of Edinburgh

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Engagement – Schools engagement

  3. Headstart Summer School in Electronics and Electrical Engineering

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Engagement – Schools engagement

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