Aligned carbon nanotubes enable high temperature nanophotonics!

Refractory nanophotonics, or nanophotonics at high temperatures, can revolutionize many applications, including novel infrared sources, ultrahigh density data storage, innovative chemical sensing techniques, and waste heat recovery. In particular, extremely anisotropic optical materials stable at high temperatures are very interesting and promising for revolutionary applications. However, the lack of such materials limits the scope of…

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Welcome to the Naik Lab!

We explore, invent, and innovate the science and technology of extreme control of light and heat using nanotechnology. While discovering new scientific phenomena, the Naik Lab addresses global challenges by developing new technologies for efficient energy conversion and storage, imaging and display, and sensing. Please feel free to browse News, Research and publication pages for…

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