News



Sep 2021

MEDIA


Our paper published in Nature Communications has been covered by Optics & Photonics News (OPN). The editor at OPN discusses the impact our work towards the realization‌‌ of  a new class of graphene optoelectronic devices. Click HERE or the image to see the OPN article.  




Aug 2021

ACHIEVEMENT


Congratulations Dong-Ho (Prof. Kang!) on securing a tenure-track assistant professor position at GIST, Korea! Best luck with your bright future!    




Jul 2021

COMMUNITY 


Prof. Nam served as a committee member for IEEE Photonics Society Summer Topicals Meeting Series 2021. We attracted more than 25 renowned experts in the field of silicon-integrated mid-infrared photonics.    




May 2021

COMMUNITY 


‌Prof. Nam served as a committee member for CLEO 2021. The committee Prof. Nam belongs to is Science & Innovations 6: Optical Materials, Fabrication and Characterization.     




Oct 2020

COMMUNITY 


‌Prof. Nam serves as an organizing committee member for PRiME 2020 hosted by the Electrochemical Society (ECS). He works in the Optoelectronics committee this year.     




Jul 2020

COMMUNITY 


‌Prof. Nam served as a topic co-chair for IEEE Photonics Society Summer Topicals Meeting Series 2020.    




Jul 2020

ACHIEVEMENT 


Prof. Nam received the Early Career Teaching Excellence Award (ECTEA) for his commitment to teaching. Congrats!      




Mar 2020

ACHIEVEMENT 


Huge congratulations to Kunze for winning the Nanyang President’s Graduate Scholarship (NPGS) for pursuing his PhD in our group! NPGS is a highly competitive and prestigious scholarship awarded only to outstanding students.      




Feb 2020

ACHIEVEMENT 


Prof. Nam gives an invited talk at SPIE Photonics West 2020 (San Francisco, USA)‌. He will discuss the recent progress from our lab on strained Ge and GeSn lasers.        




Jul 2019

COMMUNITY 


Prof. Nam served as a topic co-chair for IEEE Photonics Society Summer Topicals Meeting Series 2019. We attracted more than 25 renowned experts in the field of silicon-integrated mid-infrared photonics.        




Oct 2018

ACHIEVEMENT  


Youngmin won the best poster award at a KSEASG conference (Korean Scientists and Engineers Association in Singapore). Congrats! His poster discusses his recent paper on strained Ge laser technologies.         




Sep 2018

ACHIEVEMENT  


Prof. Nam gives invited talks at SSDM 2018 (Tokyo, Japan) on our latest research results on strained Ge lasers.         




Sep 2018

ACHIEVEMENT  


Prof. Nam gives invited talks at AiMES 2018 (Cancun, Mexico) on our latest research results on strained Ge lasers.          




Sep 2018

COMMUNITY  


Prof. Nam serves as an organizing committee member for AiMES 2018 hosted by the Electrochemical Society (ECS). He works in the Optoelectronics committee.         




Jul 2018

MEDIA  


Our latest research has been featured in Channel NewsAsia and Channel 5. The news discusses the impact of our CMOS-compatible laser technology towards the realization of an integrated LiDAR.        




Jul 2018

ACHIEVEMENT   


Prof. Nam will give an invited talk at IEEE Photonics Society Summer Topicals Meeting Series 2018 (Hawaii, USA). He will discuss the latest‌ result on strained Ge lasers published in Nature Communications.        




May 2018

ACHIEVEMENT   


Prof. Nam will give an invited talk at CLEO 2018 (San Jose, USA). He will discuss the latest‌ result on strained Ge lasers published in Nature Communications.        




Nov 2017

MEDIA   


Our paper on strained germanium nanowire laser is covered by Laser Focus World. The editor at Laser Focus World discussed the impact of our research towards CMOS-compatible Photonic circuits. Click HERE or the image to see the article.