Harris Lab

Quantum Optics, Quantum Electronics, and Micromechanics

Recent Developments

A paper describing simultaneous measurement of a cantilever’s noise temperature and the electron temperature of a metal sample mounted on the cantilever.
Undergraduate researcher Jeff Thompson is named as a finalist for the APS LeRoy Apker award.
A paper describing a new approach to optomechanical coupling was posted on the arXiv (published in Nature in March, 2008).
Undergraduate researcher Jeff Thompson receives a Fulbright grant to study atomic physics in Mainz, Germany for one year.
The 2007 Sloan Research Fellowships were announced here.