Atwater Research Group

Illuminating the intersection of nanophotonics and energy

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  • Harry Atwater named as 2015 Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researcher

    Highly Cited Researchers 2015 represents some of world’s most influential scientific minds. About three thousand researchers earned this distinction by writing the greatest number of reports officially designated by Essential Science Indicators as Highly Cited Papers — ranking among the top 1% most cited for their subject field and year of publication, earning them the […]

  • Atwater Group Receives Funding From DOE’s Clean Energy Summit

    Today in Las Vegas, President Obama and Energy Secretary Moniz announced at the Clean Energy Summit $24 million in innovation funding of 11 new solar technologies, including the Caltech-led team project, as part of ARPA-E’s newest program, MOSAIC (short for Micro-scale Optimized Solar-cell Arrays with Integrated Concentration).  The Caltech-led team seeks to develop a new […]

  • Harry Atwater Interview on KPCC’s Take Two

    Prof. Atwater is speaking on KPCC’s Take Two program tomorrow morning (August 25th) at 9am PDT. Listen in on the radio or online at


    Congratulations to Dr. Chris Chen on his successful thesis defense!

  • Dr. Naomi Coronel

    Congratulations to Naomi Coronel on her successful thesis defense!

  • Dr. Katherine Fountaine

    Congratulations to Dr. Katherine (Kate) Fountaine on her successful thesis defense!

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