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Welcome Joshua!

Dae Yong (Joshua) Kim joined the Poulikakos Lab as an undergraduate student this week. Welcome Joshua!

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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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Trinity’s Farewell Party!

The group celebrated Trinity’s last day in style with ice cream and bubble waffles at Boba Bar and Desserts before Trinity heads to Wisconsin to start an awesome new job as a Technical Solutions Engineer at Epic! Thanks so much for all of your amazing contributions to the group Trinity, including our research perspective paper, the optics lab, the website and much more – we will miss you!

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Welcome Paula!

Paula Kirya joined the Poulikakos Lab as an undergraduate student today. Welcome Paula!

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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/

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ACS Nano Paper Publication

Nanoscale Bouligand Multilayers: Giant Circular Dichroism of Helical Assemblies of Plasmonic 1D Nano-Objects, authored by Hebing Hu, Sribharani Sekar, Wenbing Wu, Yann Battie, Vincent Lemaire, Oriol Arteaga, Lisa V. Poulikakos, David J. Norris, Harald Giessen, Gero Decher, Matthias Pauly was just published in ACS Nano! https://pubs.acs.org/doi/full/10.1021/acsnano.1c04804

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Welcome Sam!

Today, Samantha Bordy joined the group as a PhD student in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering – welcome Sam!

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IEEE RAPID Talk

Prof. Poulikakos presented an invited talk at IEEE RAPID in the session on “Active Plasmonics and Nanophotonics”. Thank you to Amit Agrawal and Palash Bharadwaj for the kind invitation!

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META 2021 Conference

Prof. Poulikakos gave an invited talk at the META 2021 conference titled “Diagnostic Colorimetric Metasurfaces Visualize Disease in Fibrous Biological Tissue” in the session “Light-matter Interactions in New Materials and Meta-Architectures.” Thank you to Nicolò Maccaferri, Vincenzo Caligiuri, Mario Miscuglio and Said Zouhdi for the invitation!