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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 Center Assistant 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 Center Assistant 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.

The Photonics Center Publishes the 2012-2013 Annual Report

November 13th, 2013 in News.

The Photonics Center 2012-2013 Annual Report is available here.

NSF Veterans Research Supplement Program at Photonics

November 12th, 2013 in News.

The National Science Foundation Veterans Research Supplement Program at the BU Photonics Center helps students progress in their careers aftering serving in the military.  To read more about this program, as well as to read Photonics Center Director Tom Bifano comment on veterans Cliff Chan and Chris Stockbridge, click here.

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

October 28th, 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.

PHO Professor Ted Moustakas Won 2012 Innovator of the Year Award at TDRR

July 17th, 2013 in News.

Photonics Professor Ted Moustakas won the 2012 Innovator of the Year award at the annual Tech, Drugs and Rock & Roll (TDRR) event at Boston University on July 16, 2013.  BU Provost and Chief Academic Officer Jean Morrison presented the award to Professor Moustakas.  To read the full story in BU Todayclick here.

PHO Professor Siddharth Ramachandran Has Developed New Fiber-Optic Technology

July 3rd, 2013 in News.

Photonics Professor Siddharth Ramachandran has developed a new fiber-optic technology that can trasnmit large of amounts of data at a very low cost.  To read the full article in BU Today, click here.