Nigel Copner

  • Professor of Optoelectronics
  • Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Science
  • Cyfadran Cyfrifiadureg, Peirianneg a Gwyddoniaeth
Nigel Copner

About Me

I am Head of research and Chair of Optoelectronics at the University  of South Wales and undertake research that relates to telecoms, metrology, sensing and the medical field.
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Skills And Qualifications

  • Innovation
  • Problem solving
  • innovative optical and laser designs/concepts


  • Gardening
  • Garage mechanics
  • Walking


  • Photonics
  • Laser
  • interleaver
  • Interferometer

Publications And Past Projects

  • EPSRC £450k- Tuneable lasers
  • EADS remote sensing £1m
  • Carbon trust OLED £1m
  • LOmox OLED £2.5m
  • CPE WEFO £6.5m
  • NPL £300k - Four Wave Mixing