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Photonics Professor Xue Han Featured in BU Today

July 30th, 2014 in News.

Photonics Professor Xue Han’s work on Parkison’s disease was featured in BU Today.  To read the full article, click here.

Photonics Professor Catherine Klapperich’s Work Featured in BU Today

July 16th, 2014 in News.

Photonics Professor Catherine Klapperich’s work on innovative medical technology was recently featured in BU Today.  To read the full article, please click here.

Photonics Professor Bennett Goldberg Receives Innovation in Teaching with Technology Award

April 16th, 2014 in News.

Photonics Professor Bennett Goldberg has received the Gerald and Deanne Gitner Family Innovation in Teaching with Technology Award.  The Provost announced the award to the BU community on April 15, 2014. To read the full announcement from the Provost’s office, click here.

Photonics Professor Catherine Klapperich Named Dorf-Ebner Distinguished Faculty Fellow

April 4th, 2014 in Uncategorized.

Photonics Professor Catherine Klapperich has been named the first Dorf-Ebner Distinguished Faculty Fellow.  To read the full article in the College of Engineering news, click here.

Photonics Director Hosts Optical Society of America Incubator Meeting in DC

March 21st, 2014 in News.

The Optical Society of America strives to provide a unique and focused experience in new and burgeoning topics in optical research.  These forums referred to as OSA Incubator meetings allow researchers to further the interest and support of promising areas and assess the broader implications of the topic for future research and application.  A recent meeting on Controlled Light Propagation through Complex Media was hosted by Professor Thomas Bifano, Director of the Boston University Photonics Center.  For more information, click here.

Photonics Professor Josh Semeter Promoted to Professor

March 19th, 2014 in News.

Photonics Professor Josh Semeter was promoted to full Professor.  To read the full article in BU Today, click here.

Photonics Professor Xue Han Received the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE)

January 23rd, 2014 in Uncategorized.

Photonics Professor Xue Han has received the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) from the White House.  Professor Han develops high-precision genetic, molecular, optical, and electrical tools and other nanotechnologies that study the brain’s ultrafast neural pathways.  Her research could be used to create new drugs and other therapeutic approaches for a variety of illnesses.  To read the full article in BU Today, click here.

Photonics Professor Xue Han Received the 2014 College of ENG Early Career Research Excellence Award

January 14th, 2014 in News.

Photonics Professor Xue Han has received the 2014 College of Engineering Early Career Research Excellence Award.

Photonics Director Tom Bifano will be Featured at OSA Incubator Meeting March 5-7, 2014

January 13th, 2014 in News.

Photonics Director and Professor Tom Bifano and Professor Jermoe Mertz will be featured at an OSA Incubator Meeting on Controlled Light Propagation through Complex Media March 5-7, 2014 in Washington DC.  Full details are available here.

BU Photonics Center to Host Annual Symposium on December 5, 2013

November 21st, 2013 in Uncategorized.

The Boston University Photonics Center will be hosting the 17th annual Photonics Center Sympsoium on December 5, 2013.  This year’s symposium, chaired by Professor Xin Zhang, is focused on innovations at the intersections of micro/nanofabrication technology, biology, and biomedicine.  Visit the symposium website, here.