Atwater Research Group

Illuminating the intersection of nanophotonics and energy

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  • National Academy of Inventors Names Three Caltech Fellows

    Caltech professors Harry Atwater, Mark Davis, and Ali Hajimiri have been named as fellows of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI). According to the NAI press release, fellows are “academic inventors who have demonstrated a prolific spirit of innovation in creating or facilitating outstanding inventions that have made a tangible impact on quality of life, […]

  • Dr. Hal Emmer

    Congratulations to Dr. Hal Emmer on his successful thesis defense!

  • Siying Peng Wins NKT Photonics Student Award

    Congratulations to Siying Peng for winning the Student Award for Symposium HH “Optical Metamaterials – From New Plasmonic Materials to Metasurface Devices” at the 2015 Fall Materials Research Society Meeting!

  • Dr. Matt Shaner

    Congratulations to Dr. Matt Shaner on his successful thesis defense!

  • Harry Atwater Will Be On Live Twitter Chat

    Harry will be participating in a live Twitter debate on Thursday, November 19th, @ 7 am. It is part of Reuter’s coverage of the COP21 Sustainable Innovation Forum in Paris ( that is taking place on Dec 7-8. The Twitter debate is centered around: “Who are the people who will pull our planet from the […]

  • Dr. Carissa Eisler

    Congratulations to Dr. Carissa Eisler on her successful thesis defense!

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