I have a Principle Investigator / Research Fellow position at Heriot-Watt University, where I am building a research group with strong links to the Photonic Instrumentation group of Robert Thomson and the EPSRC Proteus IRC.


For a number of years I have been working as part of the EPSRC Proteus Interdisciplinary Reasearch Collaboration, working with people from broad disciplines.

Full details available here:

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I am a physcist within this collaboration.


Mike Tanner – (click for institutional profile)

M.G. Tanner
Principle Invetigator / Research Fellow (Heriot-Watt University)
Honorary Lecturer (University of Edinburgh)

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Current Lab:

Hari (PostDoc,) Eunan (PhD student), Filip (Research technician)


Completing students:

Helen Parker

Finishing shortly (PhD).


Completed students:

Katjana Ehrlich

PhD completed, continuing the work in a linked industry project.