Group publishes breakthrough metasurface results

Adam Ollanik published our latest work on low-loss all-dielectric Huygens metasurfaces in ACS Photonics. The paper discusses the design and characterization of all-dielectric Huygens metasurfaces with leading efficiency and includes first-ever designs for dielectric...

Group exhibits at the 2018 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit

The group attended the ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit held in National Harbor, MD from March 13 – 15, 2018. The summit is an annual meeting of energy innovators from industry, academia, national labs, and more. Our collaborators from the University of San Diego and...

Outdoor field testing of our hybrid PV/T system

We are pleased to share that we have now undertaken several rounds of outdoor field testing of our transmissive CPV module prototypes with concentrated sunlight on the roof at the University of San Diego, one of our collaborators on the project. The module consists of...

Group publishes first paper on 2D materials

John Robertson publishes his first paper on the two dimensional (2D) materials work that he is been undertaking in the lab. The paper discusses the wafer-scale growth mechanism and characterization of monolayer and few-layer molybdenum disulfide (MoS2). The paper can...

Group is active at conferences throughout late spring and summer

The Escarra Group members attended and presented at several conferences over the Spring and Summer of 2017. Below is a list of the presenters and the titles of their presentations: MRS Spring Meeting (April 17-21, 2017) – Phoenix, Arizona, USA John Robertson...