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Dr David Williams


Telephone : +44.1223.44.29.02 (Direct)

                    +44.1223.44.29.00 (Secretary)

Email: daw61 (add domain name : "cam.ac.uk")



Research Interests

  • Quantum information and technologies
  • Spintronics
  • Quantum optics

David Williams received BA and PhD degrees in physics from Cambridge University in 1984 and 1987 respectively, and held a SERC fellowship from 1987-1989 in the Microelectronics Research Laboratory of the Cavendish. He is Chief Research Scientist and the former Laboratory Manager at the Hitachi Cambridge Laboratory, of which he was a founding member in 1989. His research interests have included three-dimensional silicon circuit structures, novel silicon memory devices, mesoscopic quantum electron transport, advanced electron microscopy, coherent electron-phonon interactions and semiconductor-superconductor hybrids. His current projects cover quantum information processing and nanospintronics.



Recent Research projects

My research interests have included three-dimensional silicon circuit structures, novel silicon memory devices, mesoscopic quantum electron transport, advanced electron microscopy, coherent electron-phonon interactions and semiconductor-superconductor hybrids. My current projects cover the following areas :

Please refer to the main research page of the Laboratory for more information.



Last Publications