Prof Robert Bowman

Prof Robert Bowman


Prof Bowman has a BSc (Paisley), MBA (Queen's) and PhD (Strathclyde). He is currently Director at the Centre for Nanostructured Media and a Professor of Materials Physics.

Area(s) of Expertise

Prof Bowman has over 130 publications in the processing, fabrication, applications and characterisation of perovskite functional oxide thin films and nanostructures.  Past industrial engagements include

  • KTP programme with AVX Ltd
  • Seagate Technology and Intel.
  • Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology (SAIT), Suwon, Korea
  • Numerous short-term consultancies with SMEs.


Queen's University Belfast

Project Funding

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