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October 6, 2017

Former intern Paul Méhaignerie awarded the “Grand prix du stage de recherche” from École Polytechnique.

September 15, 2017

Postdoctoral scholar Marco Piccardo awarded “Best Oral Presentation” at the International Conference on Intersubband Transitions in Quantum Wells (ITQW), Singapore.

August 8, 2017

Graduate student Rob Devlin is awarded “Best Paper” at the Photonics Global Student Conference at CLEO Pacific Rim.

May 5, 2017

Undergraduate Aun Zaidi awarded Harvard’s Hoopes Prize for his senior thesis work completed in the group.

Measuring light forces in the sub-femtonewton regime

Measuring light forces in the sub-femtonewton regime

One femtonewton is the force a dust particle about the size of a human cell would feel, illuminated by a ray of sunlight. It is …

 

Broadband chiral metasurface holograms

Broadband chiral metasurface holograms

By revisiting a historical method of holography and combining it with metasurfaces, Khorasaninejad, Ambrosio, and colleagues in our group have demonstrated broadband chiral meta-holograms with …

 

Support our research in the most exciting frontiers of optical science and technology!

Support our research in the most exciting frontiers of optical science and technology!

We are partnering with Benefunder to enable philanthropic support to our research directly, or to the recently launched Benefunder Clean Energy Impact Fund, of which …

 

Exotic chirality-sorting optical force proposed

Exotic chirality-sorting optical force proposed

Transverse spin momentum of an evanescent field (such as one generated by a totally internally reflecting beam of light) can be converted to linear momentum …