Dr Chris Cox

Higher Research Scientist at National Physical Laboratory



2D Materials. Materials Horizon Scanning. Semiconductors and Photonics. Spin and Topology. System Level Materials. Advocacy and Policy. Early Career Researchers. Industry and Knowledge Transfer. International Engagement. Training and Skills Base.


Scanning Probe Microscopes, Physical Property Measurement System. Kerr Widefield Microscope (MOKE). Raman Spectroscopy. FMR.

Scientific focus and expertise:

Magnetic, electrical, thermal, optical and physical characterisation of nanoscale devices to bulk materials.


Magnetic Materials, 2D Material, Superconductors, Phase Change materials, Topological materials. Single Element to multi-component alloys.

Quantum technologies:

Sensing, computing and spintronics.