In the News

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Ganesh Balakrishnan and Payman Zarkesh-Ha are Co-PIs on project developing next-generation satellite electronics
February 23, 2017
The Air Force Research Laboratory has awarded COSMIAC, a School of Engineering (SOE) center, a five year, $7 million dollar contract to build new devices and materials for electronics to be used in space. CHTM congratulates SOE Associate Dean Christos Christodoulou, PI on the project. Read More ...


Scanning Electron Microscope upgrade adds new dimensions to imaging and measuring samples
February 17, 2017
The Electron Beam Induced Current (EBIC) addition to the Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) means CHTM researchers can image and measure electric current, as well as observe changes to their sample in temperatures from -185°C to +100°C. Read More ...


Steven R. J. Brueck and Seung C. Lee's work with LESA featured in Semiconductor Today
February 16, 2017
Brueck is the Principal Investigator for U.S. Patent No. 9,250,472, which is for inexpensive growth of large-area cubic GaN. The research offers significant opportunities for higher efficiency full-spectrum lighting and displays. Read More ...

Optics Letters 40th Anniversary cover

Article by Brueck et al makes the top 100 cited articles list in Optics Letters
February 10, 2017
Optics Letters, an Optical Society of American Journal, celebrates its 40th anniversary by noting the 100 most highly cited articles published over the history of the Journal. Read More ...

Will Scheideler, PhD candidate, EECS, UC Berkeley

CHTM Special Seminar to be held March 8th: Tooling and Ink Design for High Speed Gravure Printing of Nanomaterials
February 8, 2017
Will Scheideler, PhD candidate at the Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences department at UC Berkeley, visits CHTM to discuss the work of the Printed Electronics Group in high-speed nanomaterial printing and other topics. Read More ...

U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich

Senator Martin Heinrich visits with CHTM at UNM Legislature Day
January 31, 2017
Senator Heinrich discusses updates in sustainable energy technology with Prof. Ganesh Balakrishnan and the many economic benefits that CHTM contributes to New Mexico with Prof. Arash Mafi, CHTM Interim Director. Read More ...

Terefe Habteyes

Terefe Habteyes receives National Science Foundation CAREER Award
January 20, 2017
CHTM faculty member and Chemistry & Chemical Biology assistant professor Terefe Habteyes receives a CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation for his project, "Near-Field Imaging for Nanoscale Visualization of Exciton-Plasmon Energy Transfer." Read More ...

In the Know

OSE Seminar Series - Spring 2017

Professor Keith Lidke, UNM Department of Physics and Astronomy
Thursday, March 2
11:00 a.m. to noon

CHTM Room 103

• OSE Seminar Schedule
• Directions and Map to CHTM
Directions and Map to Physics & Astronomy
• For information:
Sponsored by UNM OSE, CHTM, ECE, P&A, IEEE Photonics Society, SPIE & OSA Student Chapters

OSA Student Chapter Talk

Microresonator based Frequency Comb and its Application
Behsan Behzadi,
Optical Science & Engineering PhD student
Friday, February 24, 4:00 p.m.
CHTM Room 101
Sponsored by OSA Student Chapter and CHTM

CHTM Special Seminar

Tooling and Ink Design for High Speed Gravure Printing of Nanomaterials
Will Scheideler,
PhD candidate, Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences department, UC Berkeley
Wednesday, March 8
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

CHTM Room 101
Learn more about the seminar here.

Spring 2017 Shared Knowledge Conference
April 6, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
The Graduate Studies Department is now accepting applications and nominations for:

3 minute “LoboBITE” presentations from undergraduate and graduate students. Contestants can win up to $1000.

Poster presentations: Graduate faculty may nominate one poster per every 25 students.

Learn more at the UNM Newsroom.