Dr Patrick J. Clarke
Dr Patrick J. Clarke graduated from The National University of Ireland, Galway in 2006 with a BSc in Physics and Astronomy, from The University of Limerick in 2007 with a Postgraduate Diploma in Industrial Physics and in 2008 from St Andrews University with an MSc in Photonics and Optoelectronic Devices.
In 2008, Patrick started a PhD with the Single–Photon Group at Heriot–Watt University studying quantum key distribution, following the previous work undertaken by Dr Robert J. Collins. He left the group in 2013 after grduating with a PhD in Physics to work at BeiHang University.
In his spare time, Patrick enjoys Gaelic football, hurling, reading, swimming, cycling and music.