This 4-year (including CDT taught-courses) project is funded jointly by Fraunhofer CAP and by the CDT in Applied Photonics, run by Heriot-Watt University. This academic supervisor for the project is based at Heriot-Watt University. The annual stipend is £20,777, which includes an enhancement from Fraunhofer CAP. A substantial consumables and equipment budget is provided by a concurrent EPSRC grant. Travel funding for conference presentations is also available.