The University of Southampton

We have strong relationships with industry both in the UK and internationally, providing support through joint research projects, consultancy, commercialisation of research, knowledge transfer and use of our facilities.

We are always open to new and interesting collaborations where a combination of expertise may be mutually beneficial.

You may also find it helpful to visit our facilities pages where you will find in-depth information about our state-of-the-art equipment and cutting-edge clean room complex. 

If you would like to make an enquiry about working with us, please contact our Business Development Manager, Amir Kayani at

For further information about working with us, and the University in general, please visit the University's Research and Innovation Services web pages here.

Marketing and communicationion

Contact Michelle Mitchell

Email: Michelle Mitchell 

Phone: +44 (0)23 8059 4521 

Post: Optoelectronics Research Centre, Building 46, University of Southampton, Highfield Campus, Hampshire, SO17 1BJ.

Commercial partnership

Contact Amir Kayani

Phone: +44 (0)7876 034213


Post: Optoelectronics Research Centre, Building 46, University of Southampton, Highfield Campus, Hampshire, SO17 1BJ.

PhD Admissions 

Email: Further information: visit the PhD information pages

MSc Admissions Team

Email:  Further information: visit the MSc information pages

Zepler Institute

To contact a particular member of the ORC or Mountbatten Clean Room team please take a look at our directory

Privacy policy               

A copy of our privacy policy can be found here.

Press and the media

If you are a member of the press, please visit the University of Southampton's media team. Phone: +44 (0)23 8059 3212 Email: Further information: Press and Public Relations

How to find us

The Optoelectronics Research Centre (ORC) teams are based in the Physics Building 46 and the Mountbatten Building 53. The Zepler Institute clean room complex is based in the Mountbatten Building 53.

Highfield Campus travel information pages

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