IPOS brings together the substantial research capabilities in photonics and optics at the University of Sydney. Many researchers from several research groups collaborate to make this the most substantial photonics and optical science group in Australia.
The research program spans the complete range, from advanced analysis and simulation through to applied experimental R&D. There are major programs exploring underpinning science and technology and projects, with applications ranging from telecommunications to biomedicine.
The world-class research facilities provide a significant advantage to IPOS staff and students, allowing IPOS to be leaders in the competitive international research environment.