Nonlinear optics and lasers laboratory


  • Itai Epstein wins the 2014 "SPIE Optics and Photonics Education Scholarship":
            Itai Epstein has been awarded a 2014 Optics and Photonics Education Scholarship by SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics for his
            potential contributions to the field of optics, photonics or related field.
For the official press release click here.
  • Itai Epstein wins the "Emil Wolf Outstanding Student Paper Competition" award at OSA's Frontiers in Optics 2013: 

wins the award for his talk on "Quasi-phase-matching of Surface Plasmon Waves", and also the "Incubic/Milton Chang Travel Grant" for FiO 2013.

  • News coverage on our Nature publication:
                  "Generation of electron Airy beams", Nature 494, 331-335 (2013)
  1. Ars Technica
  2. Electronic Products
  3. Phys Org
  4. The Statesman
  • Gil Porat interviewed about Non-linear optics (Hebrew):
  • The Airy beam laser :
            A picture cover in the News and Views section of Nature Photonics.
            for the original paper click here.
  • Curved light bends the rules :
            An article on nonlinear generation and control of accelerating Airy beam in photonics Spectra.


Engineering Faculty    School of Electrical Engineering

Updated Sun Feb 4 2009