Laser Physics

Press Clipping: JILA Fellows and University of Colorado professors Margaret Murnane and Henry Kapteyn's work highlighted in "CU Boulder Today"

Submitted by kennac on Mon, 12/04/2023 - 3:54 pm

A new article in CU Boulder Today highlights a recent paper published in a special issue of Optics & Photonics News called Optics in 2023 when JILA Fellows and University of Colorado Professors Margaret Murnane and Henry Kapteyn and their groups use ultraprecise light to image nanosurfaces. 

Press Clipping: JILA's Breakthrough in Spin Dynamics Featured in Laser Focus World

Submitted by kennac on Thu, 11/23/2023 - 9:58 am

In a pioneering study, researchers from JILA and the University of Colorado Boulder physics department, have made significant strides in understanding electron spin dynamics within metals. The feature article in Laser Focus World highlights their work on high-harmonic generation (HHG) light probes and their use in revealing spin dynamics within a Heusler compound.

JILA Postdocs Rachael Merritt and Jake Higgins And JILA Graduate Student Sinead Ryan Awarded JILA JEDI Awards

Submitted by kennac on Wed, 11/15/2023 - 1:27 pm

JILA's commitment to excellence and inclusivity was recently celebrated with the presentation of the JILA JEDI (JILA Excellence in Diversity and Inclusivity) Awards.JILA Postdocs Rachael Merritt and Jake Higgins were honored for their exemplary leadership of the recently founded JILA Postdoctoral Group. Additionally, JILA graduate student Sinéad Ryan also received a JILA JEDI Award, recognizing her outstanding leadership of the 'Life after JILA' group and her pivotal role in organizing the successful Life After JILA Alumni mixer.