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News Listing Archive for 2012

Nano oscillators synchronized by light

December 14, 2012

Nano oscillators synchronized by light

Two tiny mechanical oscillators, suspended just nanometers apart, can talk to each other and synchronize by means of nothing but light. read more

Multimode waveguides bring light around corners

December 13, 2012

Multimode waveguides bring light around corners

A Cornell innovation in photonic chip design could offer vastly increased bandwidth for fiber-optic communication. read more

Michal Lipson elected to IEEE fellow

December 3, 2012

Michal Lipson elected to IEEE fellow

Michal Lipson was elected Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) for 2013 for "for contributions to design and applications of nanoscale photonic devices". read more

Journalists get online nanotechnology briefing

July 23, 2012

Journalists get online nanotechnology briefing

Some of Cornell's leading nanoscience researchers expounded on the promises and challenges of their fields during a mostly virtual online briefing for journalists July 20. read more

Cornell to celebrate 35 years of nanoscale science

July 9, 2012

Cornell to celebrate 35 years of nanoscale science

On July 19, CNF will celebrate its storied history of cutting-edge nanoscience research and discovery at its 35th anniversary and annual meeting. read more

Scientists discuss light, art, nature

April 23, 2012

Scientists discuss light, art, nature

Michal Lipson, associate professor of electrical and computer engineering, explains that "Harry Potter's idea of putting a cloak around an object to make it invisible isn't that crazy." read more


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Prof. Lipson ranked among top 1% of researchers for most cited papers in physics

Prof. Lipson ranked among top 1% of researchers for most cited papers in physics by Thomas Reuters.