A guiding light

January 23, 2017|UCI News|

Franklin Dollar was born on the wrong side of the digital divide.

“I’m a member of the Dry Creek Band of Pomo Indians,” he says. “I grew up on a small reservation near Geyserville, California, with no running water, no electricity and no internet access.”

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EUV ERC Native American REU Student Becomes Academic Research Leader

January 1, 2017|NSF Engineering Research Centers|

Franklin Dollar, a member of the Dry Creek Band of Pomo Indians in California, was a 2012 Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) student at the NSF’s now-graduated Extreme Ultraviolet Engineering Research Center (EUV ERC), based at Colorado State University. Now, as a faculty member at the University of California at Irvine (UCI), he is one of the faculty participant enablers in NSF’s newly formed STROBE Science and Technology Center (STC).

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Crystal Clear Imaging: Infrared Brings to Light Nanoscale Molecular Arrangement

October 14, 2016|newswise|

Berkeley Lab and University of Colorado-Boulder team develop new way to reveal crystal features in functional materials.

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UC Berkeley, UCLA, CU Boulder scientists collaborate to improve real-time functional imaging

October 1, 2016|The Daily Californian|

UC Berkeley researchers are collaborating with scientists from UCLA, University of Colorado at Boulder and other institutions to arrive at more detailed scientific findings through the improvement of real-time functional imaging.

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Bringing Holography to Light

October 1, 2016|Communications of the ACM|

In recent months, one company after another has come out with products that appear to create holograms—but according to optics experts, most do not use true holography to create their three-dimensional (3D) effects.

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Fort Lewis College joins prestigious group in grant

September 29, 2016|The Durango Herald|

Fort Lewis College will be swimming in the big leagues with its share of a new five-year $94-million grant from the National Science Foundation intended to prepare students for careers in the sciences after graduation.

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September 29, 2016|Under the Flatirons 2016|

STROBE, the Science and Technology Center on Real-Time Functional Imaging has been awarded a $24 Million grant from the National Science Foundation, or NSF. This grant will be used to develop technology in imaging, nano, bio and energy sciences at CU Boulder, which is already recognized as a leader in the field. Physicists, mathematicians, chemists and biologists at CU will work together to develop new technologies and expand research with this sizeable, five-year grant.

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UC Berkeley to partner on $24 million imaging science center

September 28, 2016|Berkeley News|

UC Berkeley will help lead the new Science and Technology Center on Real-Time Functional Imaging, which aims to tackle major scientific challenges by improving imaging technology.

The center, which includes scientists from UC Berkeley, UCLA and the University of Colorado Boulder, will receive $24 million from the National Science Foundation (NSF) over a five-year period, with the possibility of a continuation for five additional years. Naomi S. Ginsberg, associate professor of chemistry and physics and member of the Kavli Energy NanoScience Institute at Berkeley, will lead the efforts for UC Berkeley.

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NSF awards $94 million to create four new Science and Technology Centers

September 28, 2016|InterNano|

Ambitious, complex research that leads to breakthrough discoveries requires large-scale, long-term investments. Today, the National Science Foundation (NSF) announces $94 million in funding to support four new Science and Technology Centers (STCs), partnerships that lay the foundations for advances in fields ranging from cell biology and mechanobiology to particle physics and materials science.

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DENVER: Scientist sets up imaging research lab with $24M grant

September 27, 2016|Denver Business Journal|

The University of Colorado at Boulder and Fort Lewis College in Durango are two colleges that will share in a National Science Foundation (NSF) imaging science $24 million grant.

The schools, along with four others in the U.S., are launching the Science and Technology Center on Real-Time Functional Imaging, or STROBE, which will have its headquarters at CU-Boulder.

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