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Photonics Professor Luca Dal Negro Promoted to Full Professor

Photonics Professor Luca Dal Negro was promoted to the rank of full Professor.  Professor Dal Negro is in the Electrical and Computer Engineering department and specializes in optics, nanophotonics and plasmonics.  The full article on this topic in BU Today is available here.

Photonics Professor Ji-Xin Cheng’s Student Wins SPIE Translational Research Award for 2018

Photonics Professor Ji-Xin Cheng’s student Pu-Ting Dong has won the SPIE Translational Research Award for 2018.  The title of his paper is “Drug-free annihilation of methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus via staphyloxanthin photobleaching.”  He will present his finding at Photonics West in San Francisco in January 2018 during the Translational Research Lunchtime Forum.