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Dr Charles Andrew Downing

Royal Society University Research Fellow & Proleptic Lecturer


I am a Royal Society University Research Fellow and Proleptic Lecturer in Physics, working in the Quantum Systems and Nanomaterials group and the Centre for Metamaterial Research and Innovation.

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Research Interests

  • condensed matter theory
  • metamaterials
  • nanophotonics
  • quantum optics
  • plasmonics


Education and Employment


Funded Research Projects

  • 2020 - present: University Research Fellowship, Royal Society
  • 2018 - 2020: Juan de la Cierva Fellowship, CSIC






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