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Centre for Doctoral Training in Photonic Integration and Advance Data Storage

Public Engagement & Outreach

Public Engagement and Outreach

Under EPSRC's Royal Charter, one of PIADS CDT's primary objectives is to "generate public awareness; communicate research outcomes; encourage public engagement and dialogue, and disseminate knowledge". CDT PIADS recognises the importance of public engagement and outreach as vital components of the CDT programme and our students are involved in a range of activities across cohort years. Our Outreach & Public Engagement programme seeks to create new and enhance existing collaborative working relationships between our students and local schools and colleges, the general public, NGOs, industry partners, wider university departments and even mutual Centres for Doctoral Training.

Glasgow Science Festival
Lightup Lockdown: Photonics in Action
Glasgow Science Festival
European Researchers Night
Cork Discovers: A Virtual Event
Have you ever wondered how scientists become scientists?

Contact Us

If you are interested in outreach or public engagement activities by CDT-PIADS students or members of staff, please contact our External Engagement Manager,, for more information.


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