Daniele Faccio

  • Faculty Affiliation: Adjunct Professor
Adjunct Professor of Optical Sciences
Affiliation: 
Institute of Photonics and Quantum Sciences - School of Engineering and Physical Sciences
Email Address: 
d.faccio@hw.ac.uk
Education: 
  • Ph.D., INLN, Universit´e de Nice-Sophia Antipolis, 2007
  • M.Phil., Southampton University, 2000
  • Physics Laurea, Universit`a degli Studi di Milano, 1998
 
Employment: 
  • Professor, University of Glasgow UK, 2017-present
  • Professor, Heriot-Watt University, 2010-2017
  • Deputy director of the Institute of Photonics and Quantum Sciences, 2016- 2017
  • Adjunct Professor, University of Arizona College of Optical Sciences, 2013-present 
  • Reader in Physics - (equivalent to Associate Professor), Heriot-Watt  University, 2010-2012
  • Visiting Professor, FORTH Laser facility, 2010 
  • Assistant  Professor,  Universit`a  dell’Insubria, 2004-2010
  • Marie-Curie Fellow, Institute of Photonic Sciences, 2008-2009
  • Visiting Professor, FORTH Laser facility, 2008-2008
  • Visiting Scientist, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), 2002
  • Researcher, Industry position at Pirelli Labs, 2000-2004
 
Awards and Honors: 
  • European Research Council (ERC): Fellowship, 2013-2017
  • Philip Leverhulme: Prize in Physics, 2015
  • EU Marie-Curie: Fellowship, 2009
  • Royal Society of Edinburgh: Elected Fellow, 2017
  • Royal Society of Edinburgh: Senior Public Engagement Medal, 2017
  • Royal  Society Wolfson: Merit  Award, 2012