Faculty Notes

Kevin Jones: Research appears in Optics Express, leading peer reviewed journal

Dec. 9: Kevin Jones, McElfresh Professor of Physics, working with colleagues at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, published a paper describing a technique for producing light beams whose fluctuations are more highly correlated than those produced by any classical optics technique.  Such light sources are of potential interest for quantum communication and quantum more »

Joanna Kurkowicz: First-Class Virtuoso Sets Standard Difficult to Match

Dec. 5:  Artist in Residence and Concertmaster Boston Pilharmonic Joanna Kurkowicz and British  pianist Philip Fisher were featured artists for the Chandos Records 30th Anniversary Celebration on Oct. 7. The event took place in famous Steinway Hall in New York. She performed works by K. Szymanowski, G. Bacewicz and G. Gershwin. Later, in Nov., she more »