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Events 2023-2024

APPHYS483 Seminar (Winter 2023-2024)
Optica/SPIE student chapter, Organizer
Mondays, 4:30 p.m., Spilker 232

January 8, 2024
Steven Chu
William R. Kenan Jr. Professor, Professor of Molecular and Cellular Physiology and of Energy Science and Engineering
Stanford University

January 15, 2024
Martin Luther King, Jr., Day 
(holiday, no classes)

 January 22, 2024
Eli Yablonovitch
Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (Emeritus)
UC Berkeley

January 29, 2024
Owen Miller
Assistant Professor of Applied Physics and of Physics
Yale University

February 5, 2024
Irfan Siddiqi
Professor of Physics
UC Berkeley

February 12, 2024
Reinhold Dauskardt
Ruth G. and William K. Bowes Professor of Materials Science and Engineering
Stanford University

February 19, 2024
Presidents' Day (holiday, no classes)

February 26, 2024
W. E. Moerner
Harry S. Mosher Professor of Chemistry
Stanford University

March 4, 2024
Manijeh Razeghi
Walter P. Murphy Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Northwestern University

March 11, 2024
Lihong Wang
Bren Professor of Medical Engineering and Electrical Engineering
California Institute of Technology


AP 483 Optics and Electronics Seminar (Fall 2023)
Prof. Michel Digonnet, Organizer
Mondays, 4:30 pm, Spilker 232

October 02, 2023
John Ballato
Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, and Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Clemson University
Title:  Meeting Mother Nature halfway: The unexpected and useful materials science of advanced fiber lasers and amplifiers

October 09, 2023
Alexander High
Assistant Professor of Molecular Engineering, University of Chicago
Title: Creating the next generation of diamond-based quantum technologies with heterogeneous membrane integration

October 16, 2023
Warren Jin
Photonics Engineer, Anello, Santa Clara, California
Title: Ultra-Low-Loss Silicon Nitride Photonic Integrated Circuits

 October 23, 2023
Brian Lantz
Senior Staff Scientist, LIGO group, Stanford University
Title: Upgrading Advanced LIGO - The next decade of Gravitational Wave Astronomy

October 30, 2023
Hui Cao
Professor of Applied Physics and Professor of Physics, and Professor of Electrical Engineering, Yale University
Title: Controlling light propagation in multimode fibers

 November 06, 2023
Kerry Vahala
Professor of Applied Physics, California Institute of Technology
Title: High-Q Integrated Photonics

November 13, 2023
Martin Fejer
Professor of Applied Physics Stanford University
Title: Nonlinear Nanophotonics in Thin-Film Lithium Niobate: How Many Octaves, How Few Photons?

November 20, 2023
Thanksgiving Week (holiday, no classes)

November 27, 2023
Daniel Palanker
Professor of Ophthalmology and, by courtesy, of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University
Title: Photovoltaic Restoration of Sight in Retinal Degeneration

December 04, 2023
Adele Zawada
PhD Candidate
Title: Silicon-nitride resonant optical gyroscope with Earth-rate sensitivity