Dean's Note

"If you're going to do something, do it well," says Dean Cherry A. Murray in this note about the future of research and teaching at SEAS.

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Feature Article: Dreaming in Color

Nanophotonics and the Future of TechBy Caroline Perry.

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Training Light to Respond to Light

Eric Mazur, Balkanski Professor of Physics and Applied Physics, described, in an interview, what it would take to replace electronic computing with optical computing.

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Bright Moments in Photonics at Harvard

A timeline of selected shining achievements in basic and applied research.

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Images from the Labs

What happens when engineers and physicists dream in color? Take a look at the most eye-catching images from recent research.

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Around Oxford Street

Highlights from the past 6 months at SEAS, including updates and news about our community, research, awards, alumni, faculty, and engagement.

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Additional Resources on Nanophotonics

A portal to the wider world of nanophotonics, this page contains links to recent research advances, external sites for further reading and background, and a list of faculty at Harvard performing related research.

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