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Semiconductor Physics Group


Academic Staff

Professor Chris  Ford
Professor of Quantum Electronics
Professorial Fellow of Girton College
01223 337486
Dr. Louise C. Hirst
University Assistant Professor
Professor of Physics
Fellow of Clare College
+44 (0)1223 337342
Professor David  Ritchie
Professor of Experimental Physics, University of Cambridge
Professor of Semiconductor Science and Technology, Swansea University
Fellow in Physics at Robinson College, University of Cambridge
01223 337331
Professor Charles G.  Smith
Professor of Nanoelectronic devices
01223 337483

Postdoctoral Research Associates

Dr Kaveh  Delfanazari
Senior Research Associate
Dr Varun  Kamboj
Photo of Wladislaw Michailow
Junior Research Fellow
Trinity College
Cavendish Laboratory

Research Staff

Cleanroom technician
Research staff

PhD Students


Dr Ian  Farrer
Lecturer in Semiconductor Epitaxy and Materials, University of Sheffield
+44 (0) 114 222 5860


Dr Dirk  Backes
Postdoctoral research associate (PDRA)
01223 764178
Dr Thomas David Meany
Research scientist for Toshiba Research Europe Ltd.


01223 339323

Former members