9.2.2017
Qing Hu named the recipient of 2018 Kenneth J Button Prize from The International Society of Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves

8.8.2017
Tiny terahertz laser could be used for imaging, chemical detection

6.13.2016
New approach to microlasers

5.20.2016
Speedy terahertz-based system could detect explosives

3.1.2015
Qing Hu named the recipient of 2015 Nick Holonyak, Jr. Award from the Optical Society of America (OSA).

10.28.2014
David Burghoff received the 2014 Jin Au Kong Doctoral Thesis Prize, which is presented for the best PhD thesis in EE at MIT in a given academic year.

9.30.2014
Qing Hu is appointed to the Distinguished Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

6.27.2014
The first Terahertz Laser Frequency Combs were reported.

9.19.2013
The patent “Terahertz Quantum Cascade Lasers and Real-Time Terahertz Imaging” (inventors Qing Hu and Alan Lee, U. S. Patent No. 7,692,147) is selected by Boston Museum of Science as one of the four 2013 Featured Honorees.

7.25.2013
Xiaowei Cai was appointed as a Siebel Scholar.

9.10.2012
Ningren Han was appointed as a Siebel Scholar.

6.22.2012
Qing Hu named the recipient of 2012 IEEE Photonics Society William Streifer Scientific Achievement Award

4.30.2012
Shengxi Huang is awarded a Xerox Foundation Fellowship.

4.9.2012
Chasing room temperature – THz QCL lasing has been achieved at a temperature of 199.5 K.

1.13.2011
A breakthrough for terahertz semiconductor lasers

12.19.2010
THz QCL operated at higher temperature than thought possible

12.16.2010
New hope for terahertz

9.2010
Dr. Sushil Kumar joined the ECE faculty at Lehigh University

5.11.2010
Tunable terahertz wire laser: CLEO/QELS research news

1.2010
Dr. Alan Lee co-founded LongWave Photonics LLC

12.17.2009
Qing Hu named AAAS fellow: among eight MIT researchers recognized for ‘scientifically or socially distinguished’ contributions

12.14.2009
Qing Hu named 2010 IEEE fellow

12.10.2009
Terahertz tamed: a tunable quantum cascade laser

12.04.2009
Fine-tuned laser

02.20.2007
T-Rays Advance Toward Airport Screening

01.26.2007
Professor Qing Hu has been named a Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS)

01.2007
Dr. Benjamin Williams joined the EE faculty at UCLA

10.15.2005
Qing Hu named Fellow of the Optical Society of America (OSA) for pioneering contributions to the development of long-wavelength terahertz (THz) quantum-cascade lasers

02.2004
10 EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES THAT WILL CHANGE YOUR WORLD

06.2003
Taming the Terahertz

05.01.2002
Qing Hu and Seth Lloyd promoted to full professor