Archive of News and Highlights

2017

June

  • June 13: Keshav published a commentary in Physics Today on pursuing science across nationalities and disciplines.
  • June 10: Prof. Diyar Talbayev and his student Shukai visited FSU for 2 and 7 weeks, respectively.

May

  • May 10: Welcome to our new rotation students, Dong Cao and Mohamed Atwa.

March

  • Mar. 16: Keshav presented an invited talk on imaging the motion of electrons at APS March Meeting in New Orleans, USA.
  • Mar. 1: Welcome to Manami, who joins the Femto Unit as a research intern from Hokkaido University.

February

January

2016

December

  • December 13th: Aliya Mari Adefuin rotates through the Femto unit.

    November

    October

    September

    • September 11th-15th: Michael, Elaine, and Andrew present at the 10th LEEM/PEEM, Monterey (USA).
    • September 8th: Joel Pérez Urquizo rotates through the Femto Unit.
    • September 8th: Vivek Pareek joins the Femto Unit as a PhD student. Welcome Vivek!

    July

    June

    • June 13th - 17th: Michael presents a talk at Graphene Week 2016, Warsaw (Poland).
    • June 5th - 10th: Julien and Taka present talks at CLEO 2016, CA (USA).
    • June 5th - 9th: Michael presents a talk at CIMTEC Congress 2016, Perugia (Italy).
    • June 2nd: Camille joins the Femto Unit as a research intern.

    May

    • May 2nd: Sébastien rotates through the Femto unit.

    April

    • April 8th: Keshav presents an invited talk in TERAMETANANO Conference, Cartagena, Colombia
    • April 5th: Taka and Bryan present posters in RD2DS Workshop at OIST, Okinawa, Japan.
    • April 4th: Keshav presents an invited talk in RD2DS Workshop at OIST, Okinawa, Japan.

    March

    February

    January

    • January 25th - 29th: Keshav presents a talk at International Symposium on Functional Materials 2016, Okinawa, Japan.
    • January 12th: Vivek Pareek rotates through the Femto unit.
    • January 12th: Bryan Berggren and Natalie Foster join the Femto unit as research interns.

    2015

    November

    October

    • October 3rd - 11th: Prof Charles Schmuttenmaer, Kevin Regan and Coleen Nemes visit the Femto Unit.

    September

    • September 22nd: Keshav presents an invited talk at Physical Sciences Symposia-2015, MA (USA).
    • September 1st - December 18th: Jason Ball rotates through the Femto Unit.
    • September 1st: Andrew Winchester joins the Femto Unit.

    August

    July

    June

    • June 30th - July 4th: The Femto Unit hosts Symposium of MTSA 2015 & TeraNano 2015 at OIST.
    • June 28th - July 3rd: Balu presents a talk at ICMAT 2015 in Suntec, Singapore.
    • June 24th - 28th: Viktoras attends the 20th International C. elegans Meeting, University of California, LA (USA).
    • June 22nd - 25th: E Laine attends UXSS 2015 in Hamburg, Germany.
    • June 12th: Chris Petoukhoff presents a poster in JSPS Summer Fellowship Meeting, Hayama, Japan.
    • June 12th: Chris Petoukhoff joins the Femto Unit as an EAPSI/JSPS fellow.
    • June 9th: Dylan Renaud joins the Femto Unit as a NanoJapan 2015 IREU intern.
    • June 2nd: Ari Gilman joins the Femto Unit as a research intern.

    May

    • May 10th - 15th: Balu presents a talk at CLEO 2015.
    • May 8th: Keshav presents a seminar at Sandia National Lab, Albuquerque, NM (USA).

    April

    • April 27th: Yumi Ito joins the Femto Unit as a Research Administrator.
    • April 21st: Jingjing Zhang joins the Femto Unit as a research intern.
    • April 15th: Viktoras Lisicovas joins the Femto Unit as a part of collaboration with Maruyama Unit.
    • April 1st: Dr. Taka Harada joins the Femto Unit as a postdoc.

    January

    • Jan 23rd: Our work on optically inducing magnetic moments in graphene quantum dots is published in Phys. Rev. B.
    • Jan 6th: Skylar and Dibya join the Femto Unit as research interns.

    2014

    August

    July

    • Jul 2nd: Reuben Harding joins the Femto Unit for his internship.
    • Jul 1st: Dr. Julien Madeo joins the Femto Unit as a postdoc.

    June

    • Jun 23: Our work on mimicking neurotransmitter dynamics using femtosecond pulses is published in Scientific Reports.
    • Jun 8: Juliana and Skylar join the Femto Unit for their intership as NanoJapan students.

    May

    March

    January

    • Jan 28th: Andrew Winchester joins the Femto Unit.
    • Jan 25th: Microscopy Lab begins move to permanent location.
    • Jan 10th: Dr. Bala Murali Krishna Mariserala presents seminar at IIT, Indore, India.
    • Jan 8th: Keshav presents seminar at IISc, Bangalore, INDIA.
    • Jan 6th - Jul 5th: Prof. Saikat Talapatra joins Femto Unit as JSPS Visiting Faculty
    • Jan 5th, 6th: Keshav presents seminar at Univ. of Hyderabad, INDIA.

    2013

    December

    • Dec 23rd: Keshav presents seminar at TIFR, Mumbai, India.

    November

    • Nov 20th: Keshav presents seminar at ISSP, Univ. of Tokyo, Kashiwa Campus.
    • Nov 28th: Keshav presents invited talk at Beam Physics Workshop 2013, Okinawa Japan.

    August

    • Jun 5th: Keshav presents seminar at Lund University, Sweden.

    July

    • Jul 22nd-23rd: Keshav presents invited talk at MTSA 2013.
    • Jul 9th-Aug 23rd:Yuecel Kaptan (TU Berlin) visits Femto Unit.
    • Jul 9th-16th: Prof. Jerome Tignon(Ecole Normale Superieure, France) visits Femto Unit.
    • Jul 5th-8th: NanoJapan mid program meeting takes place at OIST.

    June

    • Jun 12th: Pete presents at CLEO.
    • Jun 9th-14th: Keshav and Pete attend CLEO, San Jose, CA, USA.
    • Jun 7th: Prof. Chiko Otani (Riken, Sendai) visits Femto Unit.
    • Jun 4th: Keshav presents a seminar at Los Alamos National Laboratory, NM, USA.

    May

    April

    March

    • Mar 28th-31st: Dr. Harold Hwang (MIT & BU) visits Femto Unit.
    • Mar 18th-22nd: Atish and Eleftheria present at APS March Meeting, Baltimore, MD, USA.
    • Mar 7th: First LEED pattern on Au/SiO2.
    • Mar 6th-19th: Dr. B M Krishna Mariserla (Univ. of Hyderabad, India) visits Femto Unit.

    February

    • 4th Feb: LEEM/PEEM installation begins.

    January

    • Jan. 24th: Snr. Adviser to Pres. of Univ. of Tokyo & Former Swedish Ambss., Mr. Noreen visits Femto Unit.
    • Jan. 10th: Keshav presents seminar at Univ. College London, UK.

    2012

    December

    • Dec. 3rd: Dr. Michael Man joins the Femto Unit.

    November

    • Nov. 28th: Keshav presents seminar at Univ. of Tokyo.
    • Nov. 24th: High Energy Lab gets its first THz signal.

    October

    • Oct 9th-10: Keshav presents invited seminar at RIKEN, Sendai.

    September

    • Sep 29th - Oct. 1st: Prof. Dr. Ulrike Woggon (Technical University Berlin) visits Femto Unit.
    • Sep 23-25th: Dr. Michael Man (Hong Kong Univ. of Science and Technology) visits Femto Unit.
    • Sep 19th: Spitfire ACE (5mJ, 1kHz) with 4mJ-TOPAS and 1mJ-TOPAS arrive.
    • Sep 18, 19th: Dr. Hugo Ribeiro & Julia Hildeman (Univ. of Konstanz) visit Femto Unit.
    • Sep 5th, 6th: Keshav presents an invited talk at Crystal & Graphene Science Symposium, Boston 2012.

    August

    • Aug 27, 28th: Dr. Nathan Jukham (Ruhr-Universität Bochum) visits Femto Unit.
    • Aug 14th-26th: Eleftheria presents a poster at the 6th Windsor Summer School.
    • Aug 2nd-8th: Dr. Gargi Sharma (INRS-EMT, Quebec, Canada) visits Femto Unit.

    July

    • Jul 4th, 5th: Keshav presents an invited talk at TerraNano 2012, Okinawa.
    • Jul 3rd: Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Rupert Huber (Universitat Regensburg) visits Femto Unit.

    June

    • Jun 29th: Keshav & Rakesh teaach at Onna Children's Science Camp.
    • Jun 15th: Dr. Peter Hale joins the Femtosecond Spectroscopy Unit.

    May

    • May 19th: Atish Agarwala arrives for his summer internship with the Femto Unit.
    • May 12th-18th: Keshav attends ICQD 2012, Santa Fe, NM, US
    • May 11th: Dr. Eleftheria Kavousanaki and Dr. Grigoris Panotopoulos join the Femto Unit
    • May 6th-11th: Keshav attends CLEO 2012, San Jose, CA, US.
    • May 4th: Rakesh presents Thesis Seminar at Cochin Univ. of Sci. & Tech., (CUSAT) India.

    April

    • Apr 11th-22nd: Dr. Peter Hale (Univ. of Exeter) visits Femto Unit.