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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.
Tue, 18 May 2021
The DAAD-RISE program enables outstanding students in the sciences to conduct research at top German universities.
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.