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Photonics Professor Xin Zhang Elected Fellow of Optical Society

December 9th, 2015in News

Photonics Professor Xin Zhang has been elected a fellow of the Optical Society, which is a leading professional association in optics and photonics.  She was recognized for her work terahertz metamaterials, biophotonics and energy using microelectromechanical systems.  To read the full article on this topic by the College of Engineering, click here.

Photonics/NSF Research Experiences for Teachers and Undergraduates Programs Featured in BU Today

August 7th, 2015in News

The BU Photonics Center is proud to host the National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) and Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) programs during the summer of 2015.  The program aims to give underrepresented minority undergraduates and teachers who work in underresourced schools exposure to engineering and work in the Photonics labs.  Photonics Professors Bennett Goldberg, Xin Zhang and Helen Fawcett have served as PIs of the program.  To read the full article in BU Today, click here.