June 2018. Dr. Xu served as a judge for scholarship award at ScienceBuzz STEM Symposium 2018 at Springhouse middle school in Allentown, PA.
June 2018. Le Wang, Haomin Wang, and Devon Jakob attended the 2018 Mid Atlantic Regional Meeting of Americal Chemical Society and presented posters on their latest research.
May 2018. Dr. Xu is selected as one of the Beckman Young Investigators of 2018 by Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation.
May 2018, Dr. Xu has presented a seminar at the University of Delaware on peak force infrared microscopy and peak force scattering-type scanning near-field optical microscopy.
April 2018, Haomin Wang has been awarded with the Roy R. Honor fellowship from Lehigh University. Devon Jakob has been awarded with College of Arts and Sciences Summer research fellowship.
February 2018, Dr. Xu has presented our latest work on PFIR microscopy at PittCon2018 conference in Orlando.
December 2017, Dr. Xu has given seminars at Remin University, Xiamen University, Shanghaitech University, Soochow University, and Peking University.
October 2017, Dr. Xu has attended FACSS-SciX2018 Conference at Reno, NV and gave an invited talk on Peak force infrared microscopy and its application on photovoltaics.
May 2017, Le Wang has been granted the 2017-2018 departmental fellowship.
July 2016, Le Wang has been awarded Zurich Instruments Student Travel grant to attend CLEO 2017 conference.