Archive for February 9th, 2009

I read about a professor who is developing a microscope using something called optofluidics.  Sounds brilliant and all that, but since when did did you get to be a professor while still in high school?

Changhuei Yang

Changhuei Yang

Optofluidics¬†– Optofluidics is a nascent technology field that combines optics and microfluidics. Prof Yang’s group is working on developing a microscope-on-a-chip system that is tiny, high resolution and cheap. This optofluidic microscope has the potential of dramatically improving third world healthcare and simplifying bioscience research. Prof Yang serves as the associate director of the DARPA funded Center for Optofluidic Integration at Caltech.


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