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Toussaint leads new $1.4M energy effort

Professor Toussaint has received a cooperative award through the Department of Energy’s $9M SunShot Initiative to develop next-generation optics for solar thermal energy.

Posted on August 1st, 2016 at 4:46pm

Toussaint Attends National Academies Event in Saudi Arabia

Professor Toussaint was one of 30 US participants selected to attend the National Academies’ 3rd Arab-American Frontiers of Science, Engineering, and Medicine last December at KAUST in Saudi Arabia. More details can be found here.

Posted on January 18th, 2016 at 4:51pm

June OPN article features PROBE Lab work

The June edition of Optics and Photonics News (OPN) features a cover story on plasmonic nanoantennas from PROBE Lab members.

Posted on May 31st, 2015 at 6:55pm

Novel optomechanical microscope gets funding

Prof. Toussaint is part of a team of researchers at UIUC that have received funding from the Carver Trust to build a novel optomechanical microscope that combines MEMS technology, nanoindentation, and multiphoton microscopy. Further details can be found here.

Posted on May 31st, 2015 at 6:50pm

PROBE article featured on CNET

The recent PROBE publication in Scientific Reports is discussed on CNET

Posted on March 19th, 2015 at 10:30pm

New Publication in Sci Reports

A new PROBE lab publication on “Plasmon-Assisted Audio Recording” is to appear in Scientific Reports.

Posted on March 2nd, 2015 at 7:08pm

Prof. Toussaint receives Dean’s award

The College of Engineering has recognized Professor Toussaint for his research contributions these past 5 years with the Dean’s Award for Excellence in Research.

Posted on March 2nd, 2015 at 7:05pm

Publication in JBO

New PROBE Lab article “GPU-Based Quantitative Second-Harmonic Generation Imaging,” appears in Journal of Biomedical Optics.

Posted on September 6th, 2014 at 8:32pm