Theme: Nanoscale Materials, Devices and Systems

This theme comprises research in fabricating surface structures at nano scales, nanomagnetics and microphotonics, periodic structures, superconductive materials, and carbon nanotubes.

Principal Investigators in this theme are:
Prof. Karl K Berggren, Prof. Polina Anikeeva, Prof. Marc Baldo, Prof. Mildred Dresselhaus, Prof. Dirk Englund, Prof. Yoel Fink, Prof. Jeffrey Grossman, Prof. John Joannopoulos, Prof. Jing Kong, Prof. Rajeev Ram, Prof. Marin Soljacic, Prof. Yang Shao-Horn, Prof. Henry I. Smith, Prof. Vladimir Bulovic, Prof. Timothy K. Lu, Prof. Franz X. Kärtner, Prof. Qing Hu

Organizing Committee for RLE Immersion:
Nanoscale Materials, Devices and Systems

Richie Chen (Anikeeva Group)
Dan Congreve (Baldo Group)
Richard Hobbs (Berggren Group)
Francesco Bellei (Berggren Group)
Sam Nicaise (Berggren Group)
Annie Wang (Bulovic Group)
Michael Walsh (Englund Group)
Michael Rein (Fink Group)
Billy Putnam (Kaertner Group)
Eléonore Tham (Lu Group)
Karan Mehta (Ram Group)
Ognjen Ilic (Soljacic Group)
Joseph Elias (Shao-Horn Group)

 

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Panel Discussion

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Rapid Research Talks and Poster Session Photos


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Rapid Research Talks

Multimaterial Multifunctional Fibers
Michael Rein

Multimodality Fibers for Simultaneous Optical, Electrical and Chemical Communication with Neural Circuits in Vivo
Xiaoting Jia

Detecting Single Photons on a Chip
Faraz Najafi

Fabricating Quantum Networks
Sara Mouradian

Nano-Optics
Billy Putnam

Organic Opto-Electronics
Dan Congreve

Self-Assembly from Nanoscale Building Blocks to Complex Systems
Sam Nicaise

2D Materials
Wenjing Fang

Poster Presenters

Asymmetric Growth of Graphene on Copper Enclosure with Layer Control by Chemical Vapor Deposition
Wenjing Fang

Chemical Synthesis in Fiber Drawing
Chong Hou

CMOS-Integrated Photonic Crystal Microcavity Devices
Erika Ye

Coherent Spin Control of a Nanocavity-Enhanced Qubit in Diamond
Michael Walsh

The Electrochemical Energy Laboratory (EEL) at MIT
Marcel Risch

A Facile Route for 3D Aerogels from Nanostructured 1D and 2D Materials
Sungmi Jung

Fibers@MIT
Michael Rein

High Throughput Design of Solar Thermal Fuel Materials
Yun Liu

Magnetothermal Multiplexing for Biomedical Applications
Michael Christiansen

Non-Demolition Quantum Electron Microscope in Free-Space
Chung-Soo Kim

Nano-Optics
Philip Keathley

Nanophotonic and Cmos-Integrated Optics Architectures for Trapped Ion Quantum Information Processing
Karan Mehta

On-Chip Graphene Optoelectronics
Ren-Jye Schiue

Optical Broadband Angular Selectivity
Yichen Shen

Poster Title TBA
Ritchie Chen

Poster Title TBA
Saima Afroz Siddiqui

Three-Dimensional Nanofabrication using Hsq/Pmma Bilayer Resists
Hyung-Wan Do

Topological Weyl Points and Line Nodes in 3D Photonic Crystals
Ling Lu

Transistors Using Magnetic Materials for More Energy Efficient Computing
Jean Anne Currivan Incorvia

Ultra-Compact Low Threshold Organic Laser
Tom Mahony

Ultra-Thin and Lightweight Parylene Substrates for Organic Solar Cells
Joel Jean / Annie Wang

Previous Events

Fri, October 24 • 3–5pm • 34-101
Panel Discussion: Perspectives on the Future of Nanotechnology
Moderated by Carol Lynn Alpert (Museum of Science) and Featuring: Prof. Vladimir Bulovic, Prof. Henry Smith, Prof. Polina Anikeeva, Prof. Dirk Englund, and Prof. Jeff Grossman
Refreshments will be served following the panel discussion
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Tues, September 30 • 4–6pm • 36-428
Rapid Research Talks and Poster Session
Refreshments will be served at the Poster Session in the R&D (Stata, 4th flr)

 

Research Groups

ab initio Physics Group
www.rle.mit.edu/abinitio

Bioelectronics Group
www.rle.mit.edu/bioelectronics

Electrochemical Energy Group
www.rle.mit.edu/eel

Fibers@MIT Group
www.rle.mit.edu/fibers

Grossman Group
zeppola.mit.edu

Millimeter-wave and Terahertz Devices Group
www.rle.mit.edu/thz

MGM Group
www.rle.mit.edu/mgm

Nano-Materials and Electronics Group
www.rle.mit.edu/nmeg

NanoStructures Laboratory
www.rle.mit.edu/nsl

Organic and Nanostructured Electronics (ONE Lab)
www.rle.mit.edu/organic

Photonics and Modern Electro-Magnetics Group
www.rle.mit.edu/pmem

Physical Optics and Electronics Group
www.rle.mit.edu/sclaser

Quantum Nanostructures and Nanofabrication Group
www.rle.mit.edu/qnn

Quantum Photonics Group
www.rle.mit.edu/qp

Soft Semiconductor Group
www.rle.mit.edu/softsemi

Synthetic Biology Group
www.rle.mit.edu/sbg

Ultrafast Optics and X-Rays Group
www.rle.mit.edu/ultrafast