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Sam and Jiuk’s Co-First Author Paper

Samantha Bordy and Jiuk Byun’s paper on “Nanophotonic materials: enabling targeted cancer diagnostics and therapeutics with light” was recently published in “Current Opinion in Chemical Engineering.” This amazing accomplishment was achieved by both of them and their hard work. Be sure to check out their phenomenal paper!

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GRFP Honorable Mention

Congratulations to Samantha Bordy as she received an honorable mention from the prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program on April 2nd, 2022!

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The Future of the Search for Life

Zaid begins work with the Network for Life Detection (NfoLD), as part of a science & engineering workshop, to brainstorm and devise techniques that will shape the next 20-30 years of exploring our solar system for other signs of life. His focus will be on the surface of Enceladus, an icy moon of Saturn!

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Nanoelectronics meets Nanophotonics!

Today we had our first joint group meeting with the Bione Lab (https://www.zjahed.com), led by Prof. Zeinab Jahed in Nanoengineering! We enjoyed our lively scientific discussions on the many overlapping and complementary research directions that arise when nanoelectonics meets nanophotonics!

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Chan-Zuckerberg Initiative Tweet about our Research!

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Metamaterials 2021 Talk

Prof. Poulikakos presented an invited talk at Metamaterials 2021! Thank you Dia’aaldin Bisharat​ for the kind invitation!

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UCSD Engineering Tweet about our Research!

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Aniket Defends his MS Thesis!

Congratulations to Aniket for the successful defence of his MS thesis titled “A Stokes parameter study of collagen and poly (ϵ-caprolactone) with polarized light microscopy“. Excellent work Aniket!!!

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Journal of Materials Chemistry C Paper Publication

A research perspective titled “Colorimetric Metasurfaces Shed Light on Fibrous Biological Tissue” was published in the 2021 Emerging Investigators Themed Issue of the Journal of Materials Chemistry C!

This paper was authored by lab members Zaid Haddadin, Trinity Pike, Jebin J. Moses, and Professor Poulikakos.

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Prof. Poulikakos wins Scialog Award!

Prof. Poulikakos is among 20 early career scientists to win funding for research to accelerate the development of the next generation of imaging technologies as part of the inaugural year of Scialog: Advancing BioImaging, a three-year initiative supported by Research Corporation for Science Advancement, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative and the Frederick Gardner Cottrell Foundation.  

Press Release: https://rescorp.org/news/2021/08/over-1m-awarded-in-1st-year-of-scialog-advancing-bioimaging

The funded project, in collaboration with Douglas Shepherd at Arizona State University, studies “Wide-Field, Single-pixel Fluorescence Imaging with On-chip Nanophotonics”: https://chanzuckerberg.com/science/programs-resources/imaging/frontiers/wide-field-single-pixel-fluorescence-imaging-with-on-chip-nanophotonics/