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Archive – May 2010

From left, Prof. Jim Sturm shakes hands with Dmitry Dylov, recipient of the 2010 Graduate Newport Award of Excellence in Photonics. (Photo by Sheila Gunning) Dmitry V. Dylov came to Princeton in 2005 from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT).  His Ph.D. work has been a highly interdisciplinary approach to the nonlinear propagation of statistical light.  Dmitry has published his work in Physical Review Letters, Nature Photonics and other important journ
Even before the Jan. 12 earthquake that devastated Haiti, killing more than 200,000 people and leaving more than 1 million homeless, the citizens of the Caribbean nation were in desperate need of access to clean drinking water and electricity. After the disaster the need skyrocketed, inspiring a team of Princeton researchers to launch a one-year effort to develop, deploy and test two novel disaster-relief technologies -- a rainwater harvester and filtration system, and a wind turbine for
 Prof. Mikko Haataja of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, and Dr. Nan Yao, Director of the PRISM Imaging and Analysis Center, and Lecturer in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, received E-Council “Excellence in Teaching” awards for Spring ’09 in a ceremony held May 6, 2010.  The Engineering Council represents all engineering students at Princeton University and undertakes initiatives on their behalf.  Among these are the "Excellence in Teaching&quo