Imperial College London

Prof. Chris Phillips

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Physics

Professor of Experimental Solid State Physics



+44 (0)20 7594 7575chris.phillips




Mrs Carolyn Dale +44 (0)20 7594 7579




911Blackett LaboratorySouth Kensington Campus





  • Digistain meets Cytosponge- a new technology for early detection of Oesophageal Cancer.Prof Chris Phillips (Physics, Imperial College), and Prof. Rebecca Fitzgerald (Cancer Biology and Clinical Gastoenterology, MRC Cancer Unit, University of Cambridge)., Royal Society, 2017
  • CSci, IOP, 2006
  • Royal Society Summer Exhibition, The Royal Society, 2006
  • CPhys, Institute of Physics, 2005
  • Finst P, Institute of Physics, 2005
  • Visiting Researcher Award, University of California, Sabnta Barbara, 1998
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, Imperial College, 1997

External Positions

  • External Examiner, Physics Undergraduate Examiners Board, Queen Mary University of London, 2012 - 2015
  • Evaluator, EU FET-Open, European Union, 2011
  • National Center of Science and Technology Evaluation, National Center of Science and Technology, Kazakstan, 2011
  • Panel Judge, Austrian Schroedinger Prize Comittee
  • External Examiner for UG Degree Programme, Durham University
  • College Member, EPSRC
  • Member, EPSRC III-V Facility Programme grant
  • Panel Judge 2007-2009, EU Competition for Young Scientists
  • Programme Evaluator and Project Grading Cttee, EU FP7
  • Symposium Organiser, European Material Research Society
  • Scientific Advisor 1996- present, ITQW Conference panel

Membership of Professional Bodies


  • F Inst P, Institute of Physics, 2009
  • Member, Optical Society of America, 2000