Dr. Thomas Sturges graduated from the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences of the University of Exeter, where he studied from 2009 to 2013. His research interests focus on: condensed matter theory, nanoplasmonics, strong light-matter interactions, graphene, polaritons, quantum optics, metamaterials.
Dr. Sturges spent an industrial placement year at the optoelectronics company Gooch & Housego. In 2017 he completed his Ph.D. degree with submission of the thesis entitled Dirac Plasmon Polaritons.
From July 2017 to April 2022 Thomas Sturges worked as a postdoc in the research group of dr. habil. Magdalena Stobińska at the Department of Physics, University of Warsaw.