Photonics Center Professor Irving Bigio has received the Joseph W. Goodman Book Writing Award. The Goodman Award recognizes a recent book in the field of optics and photonics that has contributed significantly to research, teaching, or industry. Read more
Category: Faculty Awards
Photonics Center Professor Siddharth Ramachandran was awarded a Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative (MURI) grant to study the science and applications of singular light beams in the presence of spin-orbit interaction. Read more
Photonics Center Professor Selim Unlu was recently inducted into the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) College of Fellows for his pioneering contributions in the utilization of optical interference in biological sensing and imaging. Election to the AIMBE College of Fellows is among the highest professional distinctions accorded to a medical or biological […]
Photonics Center Professor Xin Zhang was elected to the National Academy of Inventors for her pioneering work on metamaterials. Read more
Photonics Center Professor Xin Zhang has received the 2019 Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) Innovation Award in the Emerging Technology Design criteria based on her team’s magnetic metamaterials for improving MRI performance work. Read more
Photonics Center Professors Ji-Xin Cheng, Roberto Paiella, Selim Unlu, and Larry Ziegler have received the 2019 BU Ignition Award from the Office of Technology Development. The Ignition program awards $75,000, one-year grants to Boston University faculty to help launch promising new technologies into the marketplace. Read more
Photonics Center Professor Ji-Xin Cheng has received the Pittsburgh Spectroscopy Award for his work on bioanalytical spectroscopy and his leadership in the scientific community. Professor Cheng will be honored at the 2020 Pittsburgh Spectroscopy Award Symposium on March 3, 2020 in Chicago, IL.