By Ryan J Midura

PHO Researchers Collaborate on Paper in Nature

July 20th, 2012 in News

“Terahertz-field-induced Insulator-to-metal Transition in Vanadium Dioxide Metamaterial”, published in Nature this month, includes Photonics Center faculty and students Xin Zhang, Rick Averitt, Mengkun Liu, Harold Hwang, Hu Tao, Andrew Strickwerda, and Kebin Fan among the co-authors. The paper was covered in ars technica this week as well.

PHO Faculty Member Ajay Joshi Wins NSF CAREER Award

March 15th, 2012 in News

Assistant Professor Joshi received the NSF CAREER Award for his proposal titled “CAREER: System-level Run-time Management Techniques for Energy-efficient Silicon-Photonic Manycore Systems.”

Click here to read the article on the ENG Department’s website.

Paper by Photonics Center Members on Microwave and Terahertz Wave Sensing with Metamaterials Highlighted in Science Magazine

February 6th, 2012 in News

A recent journal paper by H. Tao, E.A. Kadlec, A.C. Strikwerda, K. Fan, W.J. Padilla, R.D. Averitt, E.A. Shaner, and X. Zhang, entitled “Microwave and Terahertz Wave Sensing with Metamaterials” and published in Optics Express, has been highlighted by the editors of Science magazine.

See the note in Science here.

Jason Ritt selected as Hariri Institute Junior Faculty Fellow at BU

January 30th, 2012 in News

Photonics Center member Jason Ritt has been selected as one of the inaugural group of Junior Faculty Fellows at the Rafik B. Hariri Institute for Computing and Computational Science & Engineering at Boston University.

Read the full announcement on the Hariri Institute’s website.

ENG Researchers Partner with MIT Lincoln Laboratory on Advanced Imaging Projects

June 7th, 2011 in News

Click here to read the article posted on the ECE Department Web page.

DARPA Funds Optical Vortices Research by Prof. Ramachandran and MIT Lincoln Lab

May 18th, 2011 in News

Click here to read the article posted on the ECE Department Web page.

BUPC Incubator Company SpringLeaf Therapeutics raises $15m in Series B Financing

May 13th, 2011 in News

Click here to read this story in Mass High Tech.