[June 2020] Nicolas’ contributed abstract upgraded to a KEYNOTE talk at IRMMW-THz!!
[March 2020] Groovy key to nanotubes in 2D
[March 2020] Takuma’s contributed abstract upgraded to an invited talk at CLEO
[May 2019] Xinwei Li’s contributed abstract upgraded to an invited talk at CLEO!
[April 2019] Xinwei Li successfully defends his Ph.D.
[April 2019] Takuma Makihara receives Goldwater Scholarship!
[August 2018] Rice U. Lab Finds Evidence of Matter-Matter Coupling (published in Science; see also EurekAlert!, Science Daily, phys.org)
[June 2018] Rice signs MOU with Federal University of Toulouse Midi-Pyrénées (see also President Leebron’s tweet)
[May 2018] Xinwei Li receives Incubic Milton Chang Travel Grant at 2018 CLEO Conference (picture in the photo page)
[May 2018] Scientists Go Deep to Quantify Perovskite Properties (published in Nature Communications; see also Rice MSNE)
[April 2018] ‘Exceptional’ Research Points Way Toward Quantum Discoveries (published in Nature Photonics; see also EurekAlert!)
[April 2018] Quantum Shift Shows Itself in Coupled Light and Matter (published in Nature Photonics; see also EurekAlert!)
[April 2018] Trailer prepared for Dr. Kono’s summer online course, ELEC 261: Electronic Materials and Quantum Devices
[January 2018] Kankan Cong successfully defends her Ph.D.
[December 2017] “Evidence for a topological excitonic insulator in InAs/GaSb bilayers” by Lingjie Du, Xinwei Li, et al. published in Nature Communications (also featured in Rice News and EurekAlert! ).
[August 2017] Ahmed Zubair successfully defends his Ph.D.
[May 2017] The DOE Office of Science published a highlight about our research: “Well-Aligned and Densely Packed”
[January 2017] Prof. Kono featured in Rice Engineering News “Kono: ‘Teaching and Research are parts of the same activity'”
[December 2016] “Single-shot terahertz time-domain spectroscopy in pulsed high magnetic fields” by Tim Noe, Fumiya Katsutani, et al. accepted for publication in Optics Express
[December 2016] “Giant Terahertz-Wave Absorption by Monolayer Graphene in a Total Internal Reflection Geometry” by Yoichi Harada, Minjie Wang, Tim Noe, et al. accepted for publication in ACS Photonics
[August 2016] “Collective nonperturbative coupling of 2D electrons with high-Q terahertz cavity photons” by Qi Zhang, Minhan Lou, Xinwei Li, et al. published in Nature Physics
[August 2016] Minjie Wang successfully defends her Ph.D.
[June 2016] “Students meet Ambassador Caroline Kennedy” by Rice News
[May 2016] Dr. Xiaowei He wins this year’s Best Ph.D. Thesis Award
[April 2016] Weilu Gao successfully defends his Ph.D.
[April 2016] Manjakavahoaka’s paper has been selected in Spotlight on Optics “Probing low-density carriers in a single atomic layer using terahertz parallel-plate waveguides” by OSA
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