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OSE Ph.D. & M.S. Defenses

May 15, 2017

View the announcements and the abstracts for the Ph.D. and M.S. defenses for the Optical Science & Engineering programs. ... [Read More]

Program News

E. W. Moerner, 2014 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry

2014 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry presents final Seminar for Spring 2017 OSE Series

May 15, 2017

W. E. Moerner is credited with achieving the first optical detection and spectroscopy of a single molecule in condensed phases, along with his postdoc ... [Read More]

Alejandro Manjavacas, UNM P&A assistant professor

Physics & Astronomy professor discovers strange forces acting on nanoparticles

May 13, 2017

Alejandro Manjavacas (UNM Physics & Astronomy) led an international team whose research has discovered a strange force impacting particles a ... [Read More]

Hanieh Afkhamiardakani

Celebrating women in STEM at UNM

May 13, 2017

Hanieh Afkhamiardakani is a doctoral student in the Optical Science and Engineering program (OSE) at The University of New Mexico (UNM), working with ... [Read More]

Prof. Elohim Becerra, CQulC, UNM

Professor Elohim Becerra receives NSF CAREER Award

May 8, 2017

Dr. Elohim Becerra received a National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award for his proposal "Quantum Measurements ... [Read More]

Aram Gragossian tests laser in lab

Aram Gragossian, OSE PhD candidate, wins heat at UNM Shared Knowledge Conference

April 19, 2017

The sixth consecutive Shared Knowledge Conference (SKC) was held in the SUB on UNM's main campus on Thursday, April 6, 2017. The SKC is described as t ... [Read More]

Air Force Research Laboratory awards COSMIAC grant to develop electronics for use in space

Ganesh Balakrishnan, Payman Zarkesh-Ha are Co-PIs on project developing next-generation satellite electronics

March 1, 2017

The University of New Mexico has been awarded a $7 million contract from the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) to develop and build new materials a ... [Read More]

New Quantum Optics track

September 15, 2015