Sengupta receives Young Investigator Program award
Prof. Kaushik Sengupta has received a Young Investigator Program (YIP) award from the Office of Naval Research (ONR) for his proposal "Bit-to-THz: Universally Programmable THz Surfaces with Sub-wavelength Field and Response Synthesis".
Fleischer and Gmachl recipients of IP Accelerator Fund
Prof. Claire Gmachl and Prof. Jason Fleischer are recipients of IP Accelerator Fund. The University's Intellectual Property Accelerator Fund provides up to $100,000 per project to be spent on additional proof-of-concept research, prototype development or other activities aimed at expanding the potential for innovation.
Rand develops new LED lighting technology with self-assembling particles
Prof. Barry Rand, postdoctoral researcher Zhengguo Xiao and Graduates Student Ross Kerner and Lianfeng Zhao have developed new LED technology by refining the manufacturing of light sources made with crystalline substances known as perovskites, a more efficient and potentially lower-cost alternative to materials used in LEDs found on store shelves.
Christopher G. Brinton *16 and Prof. Mung Chiang Reveal the Power of Networks
In their new book, The Power of Networks: Six Principles That Connect Our Lives (Princeton University Press), Christopher G. Brinton *16 and EE professor Mung Chiang lay out six basic principles that govern the behavior of the networks behind everything from cellphone connections to Netflix’s recommendations algorithm.