2013 OSA in the News

OSA In The News - 2013

Welcome to the OSA in the News page. This page features select media coverage of OSA, the OSA Foundation, OSA members, and research published in OSA journals.


December 2013

Experimental Tool Uses Light To Tweak The Living Brain
NPR – December 26, 2013

Portable Scanner Designed to Make Eye Exams Quicker and Easier –
Gizmag – December 23, 2013
 
UN Proclaims 2015 ‘International Year of Light’
Photonics.com – December 23, 2013
 
Five Light Leaders Celebrated in 2013
Novus Light – December 23, 2013
 
Picture this: Data-wrangling Boffins say they have made JPEGs Obsolete
The Register – December 20, 2013
 
NIST Researchers Achieve Chip-Scale Bidirectional Optical Frequency Conversion Between 980 and 1550 Nm
Laser Focus World – December 18, 2013

71 Optical Society Members Achieve the Rank of Fellow
Novus Light – December 11, 2013
 
Kazuro Kikuchi Named as 2014 John Tyndall Award Winner
Laser Focus World – December 9, 2013
 
Better Optical Modulators Boost Silicon Photonics
Photonics.com – December 2013

November 2013

Have You Had LASIK Surgery? Be Grateful to a Turkey.
Slate.com – November 26, 2013
 
UCF Researchers Develop Next-Generation Photonics Platform
Orlando Business Journal – November 14, 2013
 
Photoacoustic Mammoscope Detects Breast Cancer Using Light and Ultrasound 
Health Imaging – November 8, 2013

Exciting Students with the Galileoscope
Photonics Spectra – November 2013

October 2013

Cheaper Breast Cancer Screening Device in Development 
DOTmed Daily News – October 29, 2013
 
Zoomable Holograms Pave the Way for Versatile, Portable Projectors 
Space Daily – October 28, 2013
 
Findings May Mean Faster Electronics 
Boulder County Business Report – October 25, 2013
 
Diagnostic Device Promises Earlier Detection of Cancer
The Engineer – October 24, 2013
 
Stephen E. Harris Named Honorary Member of The Optical Society
Photonics.com – October 23, 2013

A Better Breathalyzer
R&D Magazine - October 9, 2013

September 2013

FIO 2013: Tiny Camera Records Details at Crime Scene 
Novus Light Technologies Today  September 26, 2013

FIO 2013: First Real-time Dector for IV Drugs
Novus Light Technologies Today  September 24, 2013

Imaging Technology Captures Tumor Growth in Real Time
CNET – September 17, 2013

August 2013

Laser Method Inserts DNA into a Single Living Cell
Novus Light Technologies Today – August 8, 2013

July 2013

James Gordon, Who Paved Way for Lasers, Dies at 85
The New York Times – July 27, 2013

Lasers Watch Plant Roots Grow in Transparent Soil
New Scientist – July 5, 2013

June 2013

Tech Transfer via the Moon
Photonics.com  June 10, 2013
 
Weird quantum entanglement achieves new detection record 
Mother Nature Network  June 7, 2013
 
CLEO Presents Cutting-Edge Research on Optics, Lasers
Photonics.com  June 7, 2013
 
CLEO: 2013 press luncheon spotlights new techniques in optofluidics, temporal cloaking, cryolasers
Phys.org  June 7, 2013
 
Article: Weird Quantum Entanglement Achieves New Record
LiveScience  June 6, 2013
 
Weird Quantum Entanglement Achieves New Record
Oregon Herald  June 6, 2013
 
Optics and Photonics Leaders Propose International Year of Light to the UN and UNESCO
Azonano.com  June 6, 2013
 
International Year of Light Proposed at United Nations
Novus Light Technologies Today  June 5, 2013

Going Green By Uniting OLEDs & CdSe QDs
Compound Semiconductor – June 5, 2013
 
Gold Nanoparticles Combined with DNA Snippets may Help Diagnose Kaposi’s Sarcoma
Azonano.com – June 5, 2013
 
Study: UV Light Doubles Shelf Life Of Strawberries
redOrbit – June 5, 2013
 
UV-LEDs Make Bygones of Strawberry Mold and Decay
Gizmag – June 5, 2013
 
CLEO 2013: Detecting Disease with a Smart Phone
Novus Light Technologies Today – June 5, 2013
 
CLEO 2013 Starts Next Week
Novus Light Technologies Today – June 4, 2013
 
Inkjet-Printed Hybrid Quantum Dot LEDs for Cheaper Lighting
Product Design & Development Magazine – June 4, 2013
 
Detecting Disease Using Smartphone Accessory
redOrbit – June 4, 2013
 
Inkjet-printed Hybrid Quantum Dot LEDs Bring Cheaper, ‘Greener’ Lighting To Market
redOrbit – June 4, 2013
 
Behold the 9-Day Fresh Strawberry: New Approach to Slowing Rot Doubles Berry Shelf Life
ScienceDaily – June 4, 2013
 
Detecting Disease With a Smartphone Accessory
ScienceDaily – June 4, 2013
 
Cheaper, 'Greener' Lighting With Inkjet-Printed Hybrid Quantum Dot LEDs
Nanowerk – June 4, 2013
 
Behold the 9-Day Fresh Strawberry: New Approach to Slowing Rot Doubles Berry Shelf Life
Phys.org – June 4, 2013
 
Bringing Cheaper, 'Greener' Lighting to Market With Inkjet-Printed Hybrid Quantum Dot LEDs
ScienceDaily – June 4, 2013
 
Detecting Disease With a Smartphone Accessory
Phys.org – June 4, 2013
 
State of Industry Subject of Photonics North Keynote
Photonics.com – June 3, 2013

May 2013

Grumpy Cat Movie, World's Tiniest Bunny: This Week in Off-beat Tech Stories
CBS News – May 31, 2013
 
Tiny Bunny Sculpture the Size of a Bacterium
CNET – May 31, 2013
 
Photonics North 2013: Optical Society Senior Advisor Tom Hausken to Keynote
Novus Light Technologies Today – May 31, 2013
 
CLEO 2013: Virus Counting Outside the Lab
Novus Light Technologies Today – May 31, 2013
 
Microscopic Bunny Could Help Fight Brain Disorders
The Verge – May 31, 2013
 
Photonics Industry Looks To Federal Government To Get Back Into The Game -- Introducing the National Photonics Initiative
Manufacturing & Technology News  – May 31, 2013
 
OSA Senior Engineering & Applications Advisor Tom Hausken To Address Global State Of Photonics At Photonics North 2013
Photonics Online – May 31, 2013
 
Check Out This 3D Printed Bunny the Size of a Bacterium
DVICE – May 30, 2013
 
New Single Virus Detection Techniques for Faster Disease Diagnosis
ScienceDaily – May 30, 2013
 
New Single Virus Detection Technique Yields Faster Diagnosis
R&D Mag – May 30, 2013
 
Researchers to Present Optical Techniques for Counting Single Viruses Outside the Lab
BioOptics World – May 30, 2013
 
Faster Disease Diagnosis With New Single Virus Detection Techniques
redOrbit – May 30, 2013
 
Quantum Communications are Not Secure Say Researchers
Electrooptics.com – May 30, 2013
 
This Bacterium-Sized Bunny Could Be The Future Of Bionic Brains
Popular Science – May 29, 2013
 
Quantum Cryptography’s Security May Not Be Air-tight
Homeland Security Newswire – May 29, 2013
 
Quantum Encryption May Be Hackable
Laboratory Equipment – May 29, 2013
 
Just How Secure is Quantum Cryptography
SpaceDaily – May 29, 2013

Quantum Cryptography’s Security May Not be Air-tight
Homeland Security Newswire – May 29, 2013
 
CLEO 2013: How Secure is Quantum Cryptography?
Novus Light Technologies Today – May 28, 2013

Just How Secure Is Quantum Cryptography?
Scientific Computing – May 28, 2013
 
Researchers Test Quantum Encryption Hacking Risk
Phys.org – May 28, 2013
 
IPG Photonics Donates $250K to Siegman Laser School Endowment
Photonics.com – May 24, 2013
 
Making Photonics a Priority
Laser Focus World – May 24, 2013
 
IPG Photonics Donates $250,000 for Siegman International School on Lasers
Novus Light Technologies Today – May 24, 2013
 
Ultrashort Laser Pulses Squeezed Out of Graphene
Nature – May 24, 2013
 
Growing New Brains with Infrared Light
Kurzweil Accelerating Intelligence – May 24, 2013
 
Photonics Societies Launch National Initiative
Photonics.com – May 23, 2013
 
Photonics Societies Announce National Photonics Initiative
Novus Light Technologies Today – May 23, 2013
 
US National Photonics Initiative Launched
Electrooptics.com – May 23, 2013
 
National Photonics Initiative Seeks to Boost U.S. Competitiveness
Converge! Network Digest – May 23, 2013
 
IPG Photonics Makes Large Donation to OSA Foundation's Siegman International School on Lasers
Laser Focus World – May 23, 2013
 
OSA Foundation Receives $250,000 Donation from IPG Photonics for Siegman International School on Lasers
Optics.org – May 23, 2013
 

Coming Into Existence: Lab Sets a New Record for Creating Heralded Photons
ScienceDaily – May 20, 2013
 
Optogenetic Tool Has Potential for Brain Mapping
Photonics.com – May 17, 2013

Becoming Invisible, at Least to Microwaves
New York Times – May 13, 2013
 
OSA Names Award Recipients for 2013
BioPhotonics Magazine – May 13, 2013
 
Back-to-back Issues of Optics Express
The Institute of Photonic Sciences – May 10, 2013
 

Research by Kristen Maitland and Brian Applegate featured on cover of 'Biomedical Optics Express'
Texas A&M University – May 8, 2013
 
Novus Media Today Group's Kaufman Awarded OSA/MRS Congressional Science Fellowship
Novus Light Technologies Today – May 8, 2013
 
3D-Print Your Own Invisibility Cloak, Kind of
CNET – May 7, 2013
 
Societies Name Congressional Science and Engineering Fellows
Photonics.com – May 7, 2013
 
New Device Detects Asbestos In Real-Time, With Lasers And Magnets
Popular Science – May 6, 2013
 
Laser-based System Detects Asbestos in Real Time
Photonics.com – May 6, 2013
 
Airborne Asbestos Fibres Detected by Light Scattering in Real Time
spectroscopyNOW – May 6, 2013
 
On-Site Asbestos Detector to Help Prevent Dangerous Exposure
Medgadget – May 3, 2013
 
Laser-based Airborne Asbestos Detector Developed at University of Hertfordshire
Laser Focus World – May 2, 2013
 
New On-site Asbestos Detector Improves Work Place Safety
Alpha Galileo – May 2, 2013
 
Promise Of Better Workplace Safety Offered By On-site Asbestos Detector
RedOrbit – May 2, 2013
 
Portable Real-Time Asbestos Detector Promises Safer Workplace
Novus Light Technologies Today – May 2, 2013

April 2013

LED Streetlight Design Curbs Light Pollution
Photonics.com – April 30, 2013
 
University Researchers Reveal LED Street-light Design with Precise Beam and Less Glare
LEDs Magazine – April 28, 2013
 
Imaging: Microscopic Systems Through Holographic Video
Scientist Live – April 27, 2013
 
Ovum's Perspectives on Photonic Integration
Lightwave – April 26, 2013
 
LED Streetlamp Aims to Improve Public's View of Stars
BBC News – April 25, 2013
 
New LED Streetlight Design Cuts Light Pollution
Discovery News – April 25, 2013
 
New LED Technology Could Reduce Light Pollution
RedOrbit – April 24, 2013
 
New LED Lamps Light Street, Not Sky
BUILDINGS Magazine – April 24, 2013
 
KMLabs wins 2013 CLEO/LFW Innovation Award; Three Honorable Mentions Named
Laser Focus World – April 23, 2013

Thermal Imaging Helps Nab Bombing Suspect
Photonics.com – April 22, 2013

Multilayer Laue Lenses Enable Studies of Nanostructures with Ultra-high Resolution
Phys.org – April 17, 2013

Researchers Create Novel Optical Fibers
ScienceDaily – April 16, 2013
 
Science R&D Spending Up in US Budget for 2014
Novus Light Technologies Today – April 11, 2013
 
Verizon & NEC Claim Fiber Record
Light Reading – April 11, 2013
 
AT&T Researchers Set a Long-Haul Data Record
MIT Technology Review – April 10, 2013
 

Long Distance 3D Laser Camera Images Objects: New Applications for Precise Technology
Science World Report – April 10, 2013
 
Daily Planet : April 9th 2013
Discovery Channel Canada – April 9, 2013
 
Scientists Create 3D Laser Camera That Can Create Models of Objects Up to a Kilometre Away
National Post – April 9, 2013
 
Camera Uses Laser Beams to Take 3-D Images From 1 Kilometer Away
Wired – April 8, 2013
 
Washington: 2013 Corning Student Paper Competition Winner Announced at OFC/NFOEC
Laser Focus World – April 8, 2013

Imager Makes 3-D Pictures From Half a Mile Away
Discovery News – April 5, 2013
 
Lasers Capture 3D Images from a Kilometre Away
The Register – April 5, 2013
 
New System Takes High-Resolution 3D Images From Half Mile Away
RedOrbit – April 5, 2013
 
Camera Captures 3-D Images from 1 km Away
Photonics.com – April 4, 2013
 
Single-photon Depth System Images Targets 1 km Away
Laser Focus World – April 4, 2013
 
Optics Community Hails Obama’s Brain Mapping Initiative
Photonics.com – April 4, 2013
 
President Obama's BRAIN Initiative Could Look to Biophotonics Techniques
BioOptics World – April 4, 2013
 
Optical Society Applauds US President's Brain Mapping Initiative
Novus Light Technologies Today – April 4, 2013
 
OSA Applauds New White House Brain Mapping Initiative
Photonics Online – April 3, 2013
 
Barron's Blog: JNPR, ALLT, PKT, BSFT: Pac Crest Cuts Estimates on Europe
Dow Jones Newswires – April 2, 2013
 
OFC/NFOEC Showcased Leading Connector Suppliers
Connector Supplier – April 2, 2013

Corning Student Paper Competition Winner Announced at OFC/NFOEC
Laser Focus World – April 2, 2013
 
OSA Student Chapters Top 300 Worldwide
Novus Light Technologies Today – April 2, 2013

Supernanograting Enables Spectrometer Sensor
Photonics Spectra – April 1, 2013
 
Nanotubes on a Chip Simplify Optical Power Measurements
Photonics Spectra – April 1, 2013
 
News Brief: OSA Advocate of Optics Presentation to Steven Chu
Photonics Spectra – April 1, 2013
 

March 2013

The Call for the National Photonics Initiative
Novus Light Technologies Today – March 25, 2013

OSA CEO Testifies on Capitol Hill About Importance of Sustained R&D Funding
Laser Focus World – March 22, 2013
 
Intense Terahertz Pulses Cause DNA Damage and Repair
Physics World – March 22, 2013
 
OSA CEO Testifies on Capitol Hill About Importance of Sustained R&D Funding
BioOptics World – March 22, 2013
 
OSA Launches New Web-based Submission and Manuscript Tracking System to Streamline Journal Submissions
Knowledgespeak – March 21, 2013
 
OSA CEO Testifies on Capitol Hill on Sustained R&D Funding
Novus Light Technologies Today – March 21, 2013
 
OSA Announces 17 Award Recipients for 2013
Photonics.com – March 18, 2013

Cameras, DNA and the Technology of T-rays
Medgadget – March 18, 2013
 
How to Build a Multiverse
Economist – March 16, 2013
 
The Optical Society Announces 17 Award Recipients for 2013
Laser Focus World – March 16, 2013
 
Intense Terahertz Pulses Cause both DNA Damage and Repair
R&D Mag – March 15, 2013
 
The Optical Society Announces 2013 Award Recipients
Novus Light Technologies Today – March 15, 2013
 
OSA, Scientists, Engineers Meet with Lawmakers
Photonics.com – March 15, 2013
 
The Optical Society Announces 17 Award Recipients For 2013
Photonics Online – March 15, 2013
 
Intense THz Pulses May Trigger DNA Damage Repair
Novus Light Technologies Today – March 15, 2013
 
Intense Terahertz Pulses Cause DNA Damage But Also Induce DNA Repair
RedOrbit – March 14, 2013
 
Terahertz Pulses Cause DNA Damage While Inducing DNA Repair
BioOptics World – March 14, 2013
 
Intense Terahertz Pulses Cause DNA Damage But Also Induce DNA Repair
Photonics Online – March 14, 2013
 

Spring Photonics Tradeshow Fever
LaserFocusWorld – March 13, 2013
 
Breaking the Final Barrier: Room-temperature Electrically Powered Nanolasers
Science Blog – March 13, 2013
 
Now, Battery Powered Nanolasers That Can Operate at Room Temperature
Sify – March 13, 2013
 
Stanford Unveils High-res 'Micro-endoscope' Thin as Hair 
CNET – March 13, 2013
 
New Technology May Allow for High Resolution Endoscopes as Thin as Human Hair
Medgadget – March 13, 2013
 
A High-Resolution Endoscope As Thin As A Human Hair
RedOrbit – March 13, 2013
 
Nanomechanical Fiber Goes Beyond Light Transmission
Photonics.com – March 13, 2013
 
Researchers Build Room-temperature Electrically Powered Nanolasers
R&D Mag – March 12, 2013

OSA, Industry Groups Gather to Showcase Optics, Photonics
Photonics.com – March 5, 2013
 
OSA Begins “Enabled by Optics” Campaign
Novus Light Technologies Today – March 5, 2013
 
The Optical Society Kicks Off Enabled By Optics Campaign
Photonics Online – March 5, 2013
 
The Optical Society Launches Enabled by Optics campaign
ElectroOptics.com – March 5, 2013
 
OSA Launches 'Enabled by Optics'
Light Reading – March 5, 2013
 
Photonic Integration Hot Topic at OFC/NFOEC 2013
Photonics.com – March 5, 2013
 
OFC/NFOEC 2013: Featuring Breakthrough Research and Technology-focused Programming
Novus Light Technologies Today – March 4, 2013
 
OSA Partners With China's CIOMP On Optical Engineering Summer Session
Photonics Online – March 1, 2013
 
Future of Optics and Photonics Discussed at Boston University Photonics Center
Novus Light Technologies Today – March 1, 2013
 
OSA Supports Photonics Initiative
Light Reading – March 1, 2013
 
OSA Joins Groups in Bringing Together Government, Industry and Academia to Strengthen Photonics Community
Laser Focus World – March 1, 2013

February 2013

OSA Joins Groups in Bringing Together Government, Industry and Academia to Strengthen Photonics Community
Optics.org – February 28, 2013
 
Firefighters Could be Helped by Holograph Technology
BBC News – February 27, 2013
 
Infrared Digital Holography Device Could Aid Fire Fighters
Yahoo! Canada – February 27, 2013
 
Live Hologram Reveals Moving People Trapped in a Fire
New Scientist – February 27, 2013
 
Optic System Helps Firefighters in Rescues
UPI/Breitbart – February 26, 2013
 
As Sequester Nears, OSA Organizes ‘Week of Action’
Photonics.com – February 25, 2013
 
OSA Launches Optics and Photonics China Website
Novus Light Technologies Today – February 25, 2013
 
The Optical Society Launches Optics & Photonics China Website
Laser Focus World – February 25, 2013
 
The Next Move-y Screen
Wall Street Journal – February 24, 2013
 
Radical New Image Sensor Turns Your Entire Display Into A Digital Camera
Gizmodo Australia – February 23, 2013
 
Researchers Develop Flexible, Transparent Image Sensor
CNET Australia – February 22, 2013
 
New Transparent, Flat, Flexible Image Sensor has Potential for Gesture Control Displays
Gizmag – February 21, 2013
 
Amazing Flat, Transparent 'Camera' Could Be The Key To Minority Report-Style Computers
Huffington Post UK – February 21, 2013
 
Breakthrough Leads To World’s First Flexible, Flat, Fully Transparent Image Sensor
RedOrbit – February 20, 2013
 
Early Non-Invasive Visualisation And Characterisation Of Vascular Disease
Photonics Online – February 20, 2013
 
ETOP - Meeting the Future of Global Optics Education
Photonics.com – February 20, 2013

Graphene Antennas Can Now Be Used To Identify Molecules
Before It’s News – February 20, 2013
 
Exploradio: The Future of Seeing
WKSU – February 18, 2013
 
Join the Winners List for the 2013 CLEO/LFW Innovation Awards
Laser Focus World – February 18, 2013

New Applied Optics Findings from Nankai University Published
Health & Medicine Week – February 15, 2013
 
OSA Recognizes Chu as Advocate of Optics
Photonics.com – February 11, 2013
 
Optical Society Recognizes US Energy Secretary Chu
Novus Light Technologies Today – February 8, 2013
 
Surface Plasmon Resonance Spectrometer Crosses Scale Boundaries
IEEE Spectrum – February 7, 2013

Scouts Search the Heavens for Stars
Guam Pacific Daily News – February 3, 2013
 

January 2013

OFC/NFOEC to Honor Tingye Li
Light Reading – January 31, 2013
 
Optical Communications Pioneer Tingye Li To Be Honored At OFC/NFOEC 2013
Photonics Online – January 31, 2013
 
Ability to Miniaturize Photonics Devices to Sizes Compatible with Computer Chips Inches Closer
Phys.org – January 30, 2013
 
Terahertz Beam Steering and Focusing Possible with German/Japanese Device
LaserFocusWorld – January 30, 2013

UC Merced Connect: Light Device Earns Patent for College
Merced Sun-Star – January 30, 2013

'Progressive' Car Mirror is Said to Eliminate Blind Spots, Distortion
MSN Autos – January 29, 2013
 
Researchers Demonstrate Spectrometer Sensors Using New Nanoscale Photonic Device
Azonano.com – January 29, 2013
 
New Design for Side-view Mirrors Ends Automobile 'blind spots' Without Distorting View
Sify – January 29, 2013
 
NIST's 'Nanotubes on a Chip' May Simplify Optical Power Measurements
SpaceDaily – January 29, 2013
 
Progressive Optics Ends Vehicle Blind Spots
Photonics.com – January 29, 2013
 
Progressive Optics for Side Mirrors Ends Automobile Blind Spots without Distorting View
The Auto Channel – January 28, 2013
 
New Car Mirror Avoids 'Blind Spot'
United Press International – January 28, 2013
 
Progressive Optics for Side Mirrors Ends Automobile Blind Spots Without Distorting View, Experts Say
ScienceDaily – January 28, 2013
 
Disruptive Technology Alert: Self-assembling Silica Microwires Could Supercede Optical Fibers
Cabling Installation and Maintenance – January 24, 2013
 
Self-assembling Silica Microwires Offer New Platform for Integrated Optical Devices
Lightwave – January 24, 2013
 
These Liquid Jets Aren’t What They Seem
Gizmodo – January 24, 2013
 
Laser Coaxes Silica Microwires to Self Assemble
Photonics.com – January 23, 2013
 
Self-assembling Silica Microwires
Electronic Component News – January 23, 2013

Active and Passive Modes in One IR Camera
Photonics.com – January 21, 2013
 
NASA Lasers Mona Lisa Into Lunar Orbit (ViDEO)
Latinos Post – January 19, 2013
 
One to Beam Up: NASA Uses a Laser to Send Mona Lisa to the Moon
MSN Canada – January 18, 2013
 
Just Call Her ‘Moona’: NASA Uses Laser to Send Famous Portrait to the Moon
Yahoo! News Canada – January 18, 2013
 
Northwestern Researchers Develop Dual Mode Infra-red Imager
Vision-Systems – January 18, 2013
 
NASA Beams Mona Lisa to Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter at the Moon
ScienceDaily – January 17, 2013
 
One to Beam Up: NASA Uses a Laser to Send Mona Lisa to the Moon
NBC News – January 17, 2013
 
NASA Beams Mona Lisa to Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter at the Moon (w/ video)
Phys.org – January 17, 2013
 
Dual-mode Imaging Could Aid Search-and-rescue Missions
Radio-Electronics.com – January 17, 2013
 
Researchers Develop Integrated Dual-mode Active and Passive Infrared Camera
Phys.org – January 16, 2013
 
Ultrafast Photodetector Could Lead to Increased Fiber Optical Broadband Speeds
Phys.org – January 16, 2013
 
Researchers Develop Integrated Dual-mode Active and Passive Infrared Camera
R&D Mag – January 16, 2013
 
Dazzling Diodes From Bright Bugs
Wall Street Journal – January 13, 2013
 
OSA Reaches Scholarship Goal
Light Reading – January 10, 2013
 
Paul Bonenfant Scholarship Fundraising Exceeds Goal
Lightwave – January 9, 2013
 
Paul Bonenfant Scholarship Fundraising Campaign Successful
Novus Light Technologies Today – January 9, 2013
 
OSA Foundation Announces Success Of Paul Bonenfant Scholarship Fundraising Campaign
Photonics Online – January 9, 2013

Researchers Reverse Engineer Fireflies To Make More Efficient LEDs
Popular Science – January 9, 2013
 
New Bio-inspired Coating That Increases LED Efficiency By 55 Percent
RedOrbit – January 8, 2013
 
Fireflies Mimicked for Brighter LEDs
Photonics.com – January 8, 2013
 
Using Fireflies as a Model, Scientists Boost Efficiency of LED Lights
Yale Environment 360 – January 8, 2013
 
Fireflies are Inspiring Brighter LEDs
GigaOM – January 8, 2013
 
Mimicking Structure of Firefly Abdomens Created More Efficient LEDs
United Press International – January 8, 2013
 
Fireflies Bring us Brighter LEDs
Gizmag – January 8, 2013
 
Scientists Mimic Fireflies to Make Brighter LEDs
EarthSky – January 8, 2013
 
Photonics Pioneer Tingye Li Dies
Photonics.com – January 4, 2013
 
The Optical Society Mourns the Loss of Tingye Li
Optics.org – January 3, 2013
 
OSA Mourns Loss of Tingye Li, Fiber-optics Contributor
LaserFocusWorld – January 3, 2013
 
OSA Mourns Loss of Tingye Li
Light Reading – January 3, 2013
 
The Optical Society Mourns The Loss Of Tingye Li
Photonics Online – January 3, 2013
 
OSA Mourns Loss of Tingye Li
Novus Light Technologies Today – January 3, 2013

Photonics Strengthens Defense – and Offense
Photonics Spectra – January 1, 2013