Electronics &
Electro-Optics

 




Leading Researchers:

Imaging system and method for imaging objects with reduced image blur

Technology Hybrid optical and signal processing design for imaging systems   The Need One of the most significant bottlenecks for a better imaging camera is the lens. A good lens is big, expansive and complex (needs mechanical actuators). Read More >

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MICROELECTROMECHANICAL SYSTEMS (MEMS) SENSORS AND ACTUATORS

TechnologyMy research activity in the area of design and modeling of micro- and nanoelectromechanical systems (MEMS/NEMS) combines both theoretical and applied aspects and falls in several directions. The overall scope of the research is in the devel Read More >

Molecular Electronics and Transistors based on Peptide Nanostructures

The TechnologyProprietary peptide nanostructures1 can be readily fabricated on various surfaces including electrodes2,4. A physical vapor deposition method (PVD) allows the precise control on the molecular dimensions of the structures using industry Read More >

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Porous Silicon based optical detector of impurities in water

Motivation The area of chemical sensors is one of the fastest growing both in research and in commercial fields. Most of the research work in this area is concentrated towards reducing the size of sensors and the identification and quantification o Read More >

Diffractive Optics based on metamaterials

A new technology for producing flat optical components based on optical metasurfaces. These components can potentially serve high resolution imaging, spectrometry, light processing and beam shaping devices. The optical metasurfaces that we devel Read More >

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Frequency conversion and beam shaping of high energy beams by transverse quasi phase matching

THE NEEDLaser frequency can be converted very efficiently nowadays using electrically field poled ferroelectric crystals, such as LiNbO3 or KTiOPO4. Unfortunately, these crystals are readily available only with relatively small aperture – up to 1 mm Read More >

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Gas sensor based on optical sensing of porous silicon

During the last decade there has been a growing demand of devices for monitoring the ambient regarding the existence of hazardous gases and materials. Routine methods for identifying hazardous materials and pollutants are cumbersome, expensive and ti Read More >

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High Temperature superconducting wires on Sapphire

Next generation of superconducting wires - double-sided coated superconductor tapes on sapphire that will be much simpler to fabricate, will have a lower cost, and much lower AC losses compared with current technologies. We are targeting the electric Read More >

INFERRING THE PERIODICITY OF DISCRETE SIGNALS

A method for testing a signal comprises obtaining a signal, determining whether the signal has at least one period, measuring that period and providing the measurement as output. A power spectral density estimation can be used for signals having a si Read More >

Athermalization of infra-red lenses via optical phase mask with no performance degradation at nominal conditions

TechnologyInfra-red (IR) imaging (in the LWIR and MWIR bands) is widely used for observation and surveillance applications. Most of IR optical materials are very sensitive to temperature changes. This sensitivity is reflected in a temperature depende Read More >