The Stanford Photonics Research Center builds strategic partnerships between the Stanford University research community and compoanies employing optics and photonics in their commercial activities. SPRC offers member companies faciliated access to Stanford faculty, students, and researchers via faculty-led Working Groups, SPRC workshops and symposia, research project collaborations and visiting researcher programs.
Research Areas: Photonics; precision measurement; nondestructive testing; optical, acoustic, and photoacoustic microscopy; fiber optics; fiber optic modulators; fiber optic sensors
Department: Applied Physics
Location: Spilker 108
SPRC is proud to support the National Photonics Initiative. The National Photonics Initiative (NPI) is a collaborative alliance among industry, academia and government seeking to raise awareness of photonics - the application of light - and drive US funding and investment in five key photonics-driven fields critical to US competitiveness and national security: advanced manufacturing, communications and information technology, defense and national security, energy, and health and medicine.