Topic: Lasers

$2M Grant for Research in Bendable Electronics

Nov. 4, 2015
Xiaoqin Elaine Li

A research team led by Xiaoqin Elaine Li has been awarded a grant of $2 million to research and develop thin, flexible semiconductors that might eventually lead to bendable computer screens and wearable electronics.

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Researchers Invent 'Meta Mirror' to Help Advance Nonlinear Optical Systems

July 2, 2014

Researchers at the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin have created a new nonlinear metasurface, or meta mirror, that could one day enable the miniaturization of laser systems.

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World's Smallest Semiconductor Laser Created by University of Texas Scientists

July 26, 2012

Physicists at The University of Texas at Austin, in collaboration with colleagues in Taiwan and China, have developed the world's smallest semiconductor laser, a breakthrough for emerging photonic technology with applications from computing to medicine.

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Most Powerful Laser in the World Fires Up at The University of Texas at Austin

April 8, 2008

The Texas Petawatt laser reached greater than one petawatt of laser power on Monday morning, March 31, making it the highest powered laser in the world, Todd Ditmire, a physicist at The University of Texas at Austin, said.

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