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USD 60 /hr
Hire Dr. Alexander M.
United Kingdom
USD 60 /hr

Physics PhD with experience in mechanical, electrical, optical and radio-frequency engineering. Embraces the connections

Profile Summary
Subject Matter Expertise
Writing Technical Writing
Research Feasibility Study, Technology Scouting, Fact Checking, Gap Analysis, Gray Literature Search, Scientific and Technical Research, Systematic Literature Review
Consulting Scientific and Technical Consulting
Work Experience

Theoretical Physicist

QinetiQ Group Plc

September 2021 - Present

Research Fellow

University of Exeter

October 2018 - September 2021

Research Engineer

University of Southampton

October 2017 - February 2018

Visiting Academic

University of Southampton

April 2017 - February 2018

Development Engineer

WaveOptics Ltd

December 2015 - April 2017


PhD Photonics (Optoelectronics Research Centre)

University of Southampton

September 2011 - July 2016

MSc Communication Systems Engineering (School of Engineering)

University of Portsmouth

September 2010 - September 2011

BSc (Hons) Mathematics (Mathematics)

University of Southampton

September 2004 - September 2007

  • MInstP

    The Institute of Physics

    October 2015 - Present

  • MIMA

    The Institute of Mathematics and its Applications

    October 2015 - Present

  • Member


    October 2011 - Present

  • Member


    September 2011 - Present

  • Member


    January 2010 - Present

  • MIET

    The Institution of Engineering and Technology

    October 2011 - January 2022

May, A.R., Zervas, M.N.(2016). Inverse Scattering Designs of Active Multimode Waveguides with Tailored Modal Gain . IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics. 22. (2). p. 132-138.
May, A.R., Poletti, F., Zervas, M.N.(2015). Inverse scattering designs of dispersion-engineered planar waveguides . Optics Express. 23. (3). p. 3142-3155.
May, A.R., Zervas, M.N.(2015). Group velocity equalisation in multimode waveguides using inverse scattering designs . Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 619. (1).
May, A.R., Zervas, M.N.(2015). Few-mode fibers with improved mode spacing . European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC. 2015-November.
May, Alexander R and Zervas, Michalis N(2015). Inverse scattering designs of mode-selective waveguide couplers. International Workshop on Optical Wave & Waveguide Theory and Numerical Modelling (OWTNM 2015).
May, A.R., Poletti, F., Zervas, M.N.(2014). Inverse scattering designs of dispersion-engineered single-mode planar waveguides . Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 8988.
May, A.R., Papademetriou, R.C.(2012). Information theory: Learning through example . 2012 International Conference on E-Learning and E-Technologies in Education, ICEEE 2012. p. 65-71.