News & Events

News & Events

CaSTL 2017 UCI-ASU Pathways Program Fellow, Jasmine Thomas, presents her summer research project from Professor Ara Apkarian's lab at the 2018 Curtis L.

Congrats to Alanna Felts for receiving the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) Felloship at UCI for the 2017-2018 academic year in support of her proposed research project, "Plasmon-Driven Chemistry in Gold Nanosphere Assemblies," under the supervision of Professor V. Ara Apkarian.


Congratulations! Shaowei Li for 2018-2020 Heising-Simons Postdoctoral Fellowship. He will join Kavli Energy NanoScience Institute, and perform research under the mentorship of Prof. Paul Alivisatos.
We wish him the best!

Ara Apkarian discusses past-present-and-future of CaSTL in a Radio chat!

Shaowei Li (CaSTL graduate student, Wilson Ho group) was selected for the Margaret Burbidge award for Best Experimental Research from Far West Section of American Physical Society

CaSTL Center partnered with UCI Department of Chemistry to conduct lab tours and hands-on science activities to learn more about light and lasers for 80 Long Beach Scholars from Jefferson Leadership Academy.

CaSTL Center joined the NSF Centers for Chemical Innovation at the 2017 NOBCChE Conference and STEM Festival on Oct. 30 - Nov. 2, 2017 in Minneapolis, MN. Click the title to read more...

During the 30th Anniversary of National Chemistry Week, CaSTL and members of Alpha Chi Sigma hosted a hands-on booth at the Annual San Diego ChemExpo, a science event for middle and high school students sponsored by the American Chemical Society San Diego Section held at San Diego Miramar College.

Wilson Ho received the 2018 Joseph F. Keithley APS Award for Advances in Measurement Science for the design and construction of scanning probe instruments, "including the development of inelastic electron tunneling spectroscopy at the single atom and single spin limit".