For more news about the Institute of Optics, visit the our recent news page University's Newscenter.
Tue, 07 Dec 2021
Two new Rochester fellows of the National Academy of Inventors take aim at transformative discoveries in the world of optics.
Thu, 02 Dec 2021
The Rochester optics professor has been elected a fellow of Optica, the international society for optics and photonics.
Tue, 23 Nov 2021
Joseph Eberly, the Andrew Carnegie Professor of Physics and a professor of optics, is recognized for pioneering contributions to quantum optics theory.
Fri, 12 Nov 2021
Researchers at the Institute of Optics for first time distill novel interferometry into a photonic device.
Thu, 28 Oct 2021
Engineers have taken advantage of the quantum entanglement phenomenon to generate unprecedented bandwidth and brightness on chip-sized nanophotonic devices.
Thu, 28 Oct 2021
For nearly 60 years, the University’s Center for Visual Science has been transforming our understanding of vision and how we treat vision disorders.
Thu, 07 Oct 2021
Rochester scientists have secured national funding for a multi-institutional research effort that could alter the basic rules of chemistry.
Fri, 30 Jul 2021
Rochester researchers led by Todd Krauss, a professor of chemistry, are joining a major US Department of Energy-funded initiative to advance quantum science and technology.
Thu, 17 Jun 2021
Thomas Brown and Sina Ghaemmaghami are the latest recipients of the University’s Mercer Brugler Distinguished Teaching Professorships.
Wed, 16 Jun 2021
Rochester researchers have advanced a groundbreaking technique first pioneered at the University’s Laboratory for Laser Energetics. As a result, they've produced chirped pulses in a way that works even with relatively low-quality, inexpensive equipment.