In the News

•  Bioscience initiative speeds new technologies to consumers, EurekAlert, AAAS, 04/19/2016

•  Spotlight on Optics: LCD digital eyeglass , 05/17/2015

•  “Photonics West Preview: SPIE Photonics West 2015 excites with neurology, 3D printing, and silicon photonics“, Laser Focus World, 12/31/2014.

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•  “Software: The computer will see you now”, Nature, 502, S92–S94, 2013.

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•  “克服光学局限 科学家利用$200LED阵列带来高清显微成像”, 网易 (China), July 31st, 2013.

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•  “Caltech researchers discover way to improve microscope imaging”, Pasadena Star-News, July 29th, 2013.

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•  “Turning a regular microscope into billion-pixel imaging system”, CNET, July 30th, 2013.

•  “Researchers turn standard microscope into billion-pixel imaging beast”, Engadget, July 29th, 2013.

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•  “Pushing microscopy beyond standard limits”,, July 29th, 2013.

•  “Revolutionizing microscopy”, PNAS podcast, 2012.

•  “High-tech Petri dishes”, Nature Methods, 8, 999, 2011.

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•  “Caltech’s ePetri dish uses Android, not microscope”, CNET, Oct 10th, 2011.

•  “ePetri dish: Imaging Cell Cultures with Smartphones and Lego”, BioTechnique, Oct 20th, 2011

•  “Wired Petri Dish Gives Real-Time Updates”, MIT Technology Review, Oct. 11st, 2011.

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•  “ePetri Could Make Microscopes Obsolete”, Discovery News, Oct. 5th, 2011.

•  “Engineers Build Smart Petri Dish: Device Can Be Used for Medical Diagnostics, Imaging Cell Growth Continuously”, Science Daily,      Oct 4th, 2011.

•  “Caltech redesigns the Petri dish with Android and Lego”, Wired (UK), Oct. 4th, 2011.

•  “Cell phone camera tracks bacteria”, Vision System Design, Oct. 4th, 2011.

•  “Lego Bricks, Smartphones Combine to Make Serious Scientific Gadgetry”, TechHive, Oct. 13th, 2011.

•  “Smart Petri dish analyzes cell growth”, Photonics Spectra, Dec., 2011.

•  “Petri dish gets 21st Century update”, Gizmag, Oct. 3rd, 2011.

•  “Caltech grad student’s low-cost microscopy solutions earn him top prize”, BioOptics World, Mar. 10, 2011

•  “Ones to watch”, Photonics Spectra, Aug. 1st, 2011

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•  “Humanized mouse’ among student science prizes”, NBC News, March 9th, 2011

•  “Optofluidics and the Real World: Technologies Evolve to Meet 21st Century Challenges”, Photonics Spectra, June 1st, 2011

•  “Student Inventor Prizes Offer a Glimpse of the Future in Medical and Security Screening Tech”, Scientific American, Mar 9th, 2011.

•  “Un microscope miniature à 1,50 dollar”, Le Figaro (France), Oct. 29th, 2010.

•  “Lensless Microscopy System Reveals 3-D Structures”, Vision System Design, Nov. 1st, 2010.

•  “A $1.50 Lens-Free Microscope”, MIT Technology Review, Oct. 22nd, 2010.

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