Mehmet Yanik, an assistant professor of electrical engineering and computer science, has invented a way to stop light pulses on a chip and release them at will. The technology could allow engineers to route and store optical data in telecommunications networks and on microchips without having to convert it to electricity. «more»

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Stopping light on microchips

Professor Mehmet Fatih Yanik

BioPhotonics, BioScreening and NanoManipulation Group