Chunlei Guo, professor of optics, is scheduled to be a guest on Science Friday today at 2 p.m. Guo is set to talk about his research on using lasers to create superhydrophobic metals. The show airs on NPR. Tune in locally to WXXI AM1370.
The National Science Foundation today announced that the University of Rochester has been selected for an I-Corps site Award. This 3-year, $300,000 award will give Rochester the resources necessary to support further development of as many as 30 projects per year. Funds may be used to explore markets, conduct customer discovery inquiries, develop prototypes, or otherwise transition scientific discoveries into viable products and services. Any discovery made through NSF funding is eligible for consideration.