Professor Beiwen Li’s patent application on telecentric lens calibration has been awarded by US patent office. The patent application can be found from the following link: http://www.freepatentsonline.com/y2017/0085860.html
Congratulations to Yatong who was officially awarded Ph.D. degree by Purdue! The future of his career is extremely bright and hope he will take a Giant Leap from here!
Jae-Sang successfully passed his Ph.D. prelim exam, congratulations! One more step to be a doctor, keep it up!
Jae-Sang, Michael, Xiaowei and I visited Orbbec in Troy Michigan. We very much enjoyed the trip, thanks to the hospitality of Orbbec team!!
Four new members joined recently: Professor Zhong is a visiting scholar , Xiaowei is a visiting Ph.D. student, Jialei and Saw are undergraduate students. Welcome all!
Dr. Zhang was promoted to full professor, Cheers!
Yatong successfully passed his PhD defense! Congratulations, Dr. An!
Purdue Research Foundation News
Glad to see former students in San Francisco, and very proud that they are doing well. Gong and Ying are at Google; Tyler is at University of Iowa; and Victor is at Magic Leap.
Beatrice and Peter won the Malott Innovation Award: the 1st Place. Congratulations! Beatrice will start her job in San Diego and Peter will start his job in Phoenix in 2019. Congrats. We will miss them!
Our team won another $1M NSF grant with Professor Cappelleri. Cheers!
RI: Medium: Light Responsive Polymer Magnetic Microrobots with Dual Mode Sensing for Biomedical and Advanced Manufacturing Applications
Tyler was officially awarded his Ph.D. degree today., Congrats! Tyler has moved to Iowa City and will start as a tenure-track assistant professor in two weeks. (Image: Tyler posted with his poster in ME building).
Our Holographic videophone (i.e., Holostream) was selected to the Top 100 Science Spinoffs and has entered 2 % out of 5,000 global science spinoffs according to the following criteria: uniqueness of the technology/product, high commercial potential and positive impact to the humanity’s well-being.
You can download the digital version of the Top 100 Science Spinoffs PDF Report with your technology on the page 185.
From June 28-July 14, Professor Zhang delivered keynote speech: ICEM (International Conference on Experimental Mechanics) in Brussels, Belgium, as well as 3 invited talks: University of Huddersfield (UK); IEEE/ASME International Conference on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics (AIM), Auckland, New Zealand; University of Auckland (New Zealand)
He also visited 5 universities to discuss collaborations: University of Huddersfield (UK); Liverpool John Moores University (UK); University of Antwerpen (Belgium); University of Wollongong (Australia); University of Auckland (New Zealand)
Congrats on Tyler passing his Ph.D. defense! Mr. Tyler Bell will become Dr. Tyler Bell & Professor Tyler Bell, he will be an assistant professor at University of Iowa starting August, 2018. Tyler is our star!
Professor Zhang delivered three invited talks recently. The first one was given at icOPEN in Shanghai on May 9, the second one was at Shanghai University on May 10, and the third one was given at United Imaging Healthcare on May 11. We thank the conference organizer and the hosts for their hospitality and arrangements.
Ziping's paper was selected on the cover of Optics Express, Congrats!
Z. Liu, P. Zibley and S. Zhang, "Motion-induced error compensation for phase shifting profilometry," Opt. Express, 26(10), 12632-12637 (2018); doi:10.1364/OE.26.012632