Open post-doctoral position in Ultrafast Optics and Imaging

By msander
March 20th, 2018 in Uncategorized.

The Ultrafast Optics Laboratory at Boston University focuses on the development of novel customized fiber laser sources for various applications, in particular biomedical imaging and spectroscopy. We are looking for a highly motivated post-doctoral candidate for the development of an ultrafast optical imaging system to explore and characterize optical pathways for neuroscience applications.

The ideal candidate should be interested in interdisciplinary research at the interface of ultrafast optics and biomedical optical imaging. An experimental background in optical techniques and interest in neurophotonics is desired.

If interested, please contact Prof. Sander at Please include a curriculum vitae (with publication list), a statement of research interest and your fit for the position as well as the contact information for three references.

Undergraduate summer research opportunity

By msander
March 12th, 2018 in Uncategorized.

There is an opportunity for an undergraduate summer student researcher to study the laser ablation of kidney stones. We are looking for motivated students for a two-month research engagement. If interested, please contact Dr. Sander.

Congratulations to James

By msander
January 20th, 2018 in Uncategorized.

James receives an UROP award to conduct research in Spring 2018. Congratulations!

Sander and Sharifzadeh receive Dean’s Catalyst Award

By msander
October 15th, 2017 in Uncategorized.

Dr. Sander and Dr. Sharifzadeh received the Dean's Catalyst Award 2017 by the BU College of Engineering for their research project: Novel Insights into Femtosecond Micromachining: Structural Deformations in Graphene for Three-Dimensional Kirigami More details here

Andres wins UROP Award

By msander
September 15th, 2017 in Uncategorized.

Congratulations to Andres who received a UROP Award for Fall 2017!

Welcome to summer group members

By msander
July 7th, 2017 in Uncategorized.

We are excited that Andres is joining us as a UROP summer student, Ryan as a REU student and Tanea as RET teacher. Welcome to the group!

Congratulations to Atcha

By msander
June 22nd, 2017 in Uncategorized.

Atcha successfully defended her PhD! Many Congratulations!

Front cover in Analyst

By msander
June 1st, 2017 in Uncategorized.

Atcha's journal article got highlighted on the front cover of Analyst!!divAbstract

Poster prize at CLEO conference

By msander
May 22nd, 2017 in Uncategorized.

Atcha and Ahmet both presented at CLEO 2017. Congratulations to Atcha for winning the Photonic Detection Technical Group Outstanding Poster Presentation Award!

Allison receives NSF NRT trainee fellowship

By msander
May 20th, 2017 in Uncategorized.

Allison was awarded a NSF NRT fellowship as part of the UtB: Neurophotonics National Research Traineeship Program. Congratulations!