The Future Photonics Hub will provide national leadership linking academic expertise with industry to establish a pathway to manufacture for the next-generation of photonics technologies.
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In partnership with the Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) and the Photonics Leadership Group (PLG), we have launched a report uncovering the UK’s £12.9BN hidden photonics manufacturing industry underpinning most of the products and services that we all use on a daily basis.
‘UK Photonics: The Hidden Economic Engine’ was released on 16 May 2018 to coincide with UNESCO’s International Day of Light, and expands on figures reported in 2017. The report is available to read here.
Read our 2016 annual report which outlines the vision and purpose of The Future Photonics Hub, the progress made under each of our four Technologies Platforms, and our outreach activities.