- What gives rise to the remarkable efficiency of photosynthetic light harvesting? How can energy flow be manipulated? How can this guide solar energy technologies?
- How can we leverage the nanometer focusing ability of electron optics in optical microscopy of living specimens?
A common theme in our work is to investigate and seize on light-matter interactions in the near and far field, on ultraslow and ultrafast time scales, with light and electron optics, in vacuum and in the condensed phase. Please consult the Research page for additional detail.
- What do the electric fields of optically excited molecules look like at close range? How does this influence their interactions?