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Wed, 12 May 2021
Distinguished leaders, educators, and humanitarians will be honored during this spring’s commencement ceremonies.
Mon, 10 May 2021
Diego Encinas ’23 will study Portuguese and Jason Hahn ’23 will study Russian as part of government immersion program.
Thu, 06 May 2021
Optical engineer Alyssa Ho ’21 is headed to Raytheon to work on space system projects.
Thu, 11 Feb 2021
Internationally recognized pioneer in vision science and its applications is named the next director of one of the University’s most highly regarded research centers.
Thu, 04 Feb 2021
Researchers in the Institute of Optics have developed a new class of optical coatings, Fano Resonance Optical Coatings, that can both reflect and transmit the same wavelength simultaneously.
Wed, 06 Jan 2021
Researchers in Rochester are developing a “completely new diagnostic platform” that could prove to be a valuable clinical tool for detecting exposure to multiple viruses from a single drop of blood.
Tue, 08 Dec 2020
The director of the Center for Freeform Optics holds more than 50 patents and is considered a pioneer in optical applications in augmented and virtual reality.
Tue, 03 Nov 2020
New research demonstrates a way to use quantum properties of light to transmit information, a key step on the path to the next generation of computing and communications systems.
Thu, 22 Oct 2020
Breakthrough by international optics team reveals how proteins behave in 3D, enabling new insights into cell behavior and disease progression
Wed, 07 Oct 2020
Rochester researchers combine videography and artificial intelligence to track the interactions of microscopic immune cells in a living eye without dyes or damage, a first for imaging science.