Wednesday, October 10, 2012
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Fitzpatrick Center Schiciano Auditorium Side A
(Note: New time & location for FIP Seminar today) Michal Lipson is an Associate Professor at the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Cornell University, Ithaca NY. Prior to this appointment, she was a postdoctoral associate at the Department of Material Science and Engineering at MIT, following her Ph.D. in Physics at the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology. Her research focuses on novel on-chip Nanophotonics devices. She holds several patents on novel micron-size photonic structures for light manipulation, and is the author of over 150 technical papers in journals in Physics and Optics. Professor Lipson¿s honors and awards include the MacArthur Fellow, OSA Fellow, IEEE Senior Member, IBM Faculty Award, and NSF Early Career Award. More information on Professor Lipson can be found at nanophotonics.ece.cornell.edu.