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UNM School of Engineering makes top 99 list in US News & World Report's "America's Best Graduate Schools"
March 23, 2017
Several programs at UNM were ranked in the upcoming issue of U.S. News & World Report’s “America’s Best Graduate Schools” for 2018. Read More...

CHTM Research Professor Frederic Grillot is part of team publishing work with QCLs in Scientific Reports journal
March 22, 2017
The team’s work improves the performance of Quantum Cascade Lasers (QCLs) over existing technologies, utilizing beam shaping with optical feedback to offer a flexible solution for high-quality mid-infrared sources. Read More...

Patent issued to ECE Professor and CHTM faculty member Ravinder Jain
March 20, 2017
U.S. Patent # 9,594,211 has been issued by the USPTO for “Method of fabrication of low-bend-loss single mode fibers of very large mode areas.” Read More...

CHTM Special Seminar: Concepts for optical metrology enabled by modeling microembossing and nanoimprinting
March 20, 2017
Hayden Taylor, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering at UC Berkeley, visits CHTM on Monday, March 27th to discuss extremely fast computational techniques for simulating the imprinting and embossing of micro- and nano-scale patterns into layers of polymetric materials, which can be used to guide the design of other processes. Read More...

UNM OVPR hosts forums to discuss Research Strategic Plan in March 2017
March 17, 2017
UNM Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) is hosting forums in the UNM SUB over the next couple of weeks to discuss the Research Strategic Plan and gather feedback from faculty, staff and students. Read More...

Pitch Competition for New Mexico university students now accepting video applications
March 13, 2017
STC.UNM and UNM's Innovation Academy invite undergraduate and graduate students from New Mexico's universities to the Rainforest Pitch Competition to be held April 24th. Read More...

CHTM faculty members contribute 23 patents to UNM's patent list for 2016
March 3, 2017
STC.UNM reports that the USPTO issued 19 patents in the last quarter of 2016 for technologies invented at UNM; CHTM faculty are named on seven of these patents. CHTM inventors contributed to the patent list in every quarter of 2016. Read More...

Optical nanopore sequencing technology developed at CHTM will aim to complete DNA sequencing of human genome in minutes
March 1, 2017
Innovative nanopore technology has been developed by a team including Steve Brueck, Yuliya Kuznetsova, and Alexander Neumann of CHTM. A young startup company has plans for this to evolve into the new gold standard in DNA sequencing for precision medicine research applications. Read More...

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...